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Further reading

Adesina, A. 2016. Agriculture as a business: Approaching agriculture as an investment opportunity. AgrindusNetwork 14 June.

Chander, M. 2016. Agripreneurs: Who they are and why they are important? Agricultural Extension in South Asia Blog 60.

Kahan, D. 2012. Entrepreneurship in farming. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Training materials

Ferris, S. 2017. Agricultural entrepreneurship. Module 11 of the GFRAS New Extensionist Learning Kit. Lindau, Switzerland: GFRAS. 

This paper has been compiled by Shaun Ferris of Catholic Relief Services, Mahesh Chander from the Indian Veterinary Research Institute, and Natalie Ernst from GFRAS Secretariat, with financial support provided by the agencies with the logos below.

This work was undertaken as part of the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) led by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). This paper has not gone through IFPRI’s standard peerreview procedure. The opinions expressed here belong to the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of their respective organisations, or of PIM, IFPRI, or CGIAR.