New-entry farmers stand a better chance of succeeding in their farming ventures when they adopt smart technology applications. Ms Mbali Nwoko, Chief Executive Farmer at Green Terrace (Pty) Ltd, who spoke on Smart Farming, AgriTech and Entrepreneurship at the EDHE Studentpreneurs Indaba on Monday, 14 September, highly advocated. Nwoko was speaking to a 600-strong audience under the broader theme of Women Winning in Business.

The Studentpreneurs Indaba was a precursor to the Entrepreneurship Development in Higher Education (EDHE) annual Lekgotla 2020 that followed from Tuesday, 15 September, for the rest of this week. The EDHE Lekgotla 2020 is themed #AfroTech – African Entrepreneurship through Technology.