Involve youth in agriculture.

Author:Kamara, Abu Sheku
Position::Letters - Letter to the editor

Like every month, I bought my October copy of New African to be updated on events back home. The article 'Involving Youths in Agriculture in Africa' was so refreshing. Here is what I think governments in Africa should do to improve agriculture:

--They must begin by allocating more than 15% of the national budget to agriculture.

--There should be a youth chosen to head each agriculture ministry. This would send a clarion call to the youth across the continent that the ministries are theirs and they...

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