YOUR SEARCH :
     Industry: Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting (remove)

YOUR SEARCH PRODUCED 250 MATCHES.      PAGE 2 of 26    Items 11-20 of 250    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 NEXT »
Show 50 results per page


sort results by:   Best Match   Most Downloaded   Highest Rated   Publication Date

The Triple Bottom-Line and Investing for Impact: The Case of Afram Plains District of Ghana

Authors: Peterson, Gayle; Yawson, Robert M.
Product Type: Cases
Source: Partners for Change; Quinnipiac University
Publication Year: 2013

[This document has not yet been rated] 500 views

This case study outlines how Wayne Fergusson’s investment consortium, representing high profile social impact organisations and individuals, has invested $22.45 million in a farm within the Afram Plains District of Ghana. Just as the project was gaining significant media coverage and the interest from social investors across the world, new information regarding the use of questionable pesticides and possible child labour issues has been uncovered by a potential investor...

Click here for more

Amul Dairy

Authors: Goldberg, Ray A.; Cornell, Ian McKown
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2013

[This document has not yet been rated] 561 views

How could the managing director maintain the firm's cooperative structure, address the nutritional needs of all Indians, make use of emerging technology, and navigate the country's dairy policies in the coming years?

Click here for more

ITC Limited's Dairy Development Initiative: Corporate Social Responsibility or Shared Value?

Authors: Chaudhri, Vidhi; Kaul, Asha
Product Type: Cases
Source: Richard Ivey School of Business
Publication Year: 2013

[This document has not yet been rated] 436 views

In June 2012, ITC Limited, an Indian conglomerate recognized globally for its sustainability initiatives, was deliberating on how to apply its model of inclusive growth to a new initiative in dairy farming...

Click here for more

Grassroots Female Entrepreneurs: Rural and Urban Small Business Groups in India

Authors: Sharma, Neha Paliwal; Sharma, Tanuja
Product Type: Cases
Source: Richard Ivey School of Business
Publication Year: 2013

Faculty Rating: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars [1 Faculty Rating] 862 views

Two female small-business entrepreneurs belonging to the poorer sections of rural and urban India were trying to arrange for funds in order to ensure the viability of their commercial ventures in the long term. In spite of government support and the allocation of funds to their enterprises, both women had trouble persuading the banks to loan money to them...

Click here for more

Diamond Foods, Inc. (A, B)

Authors: Srinivasan, Suraj; Gray, Tim
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2013

[This document has not yet been rated] 764 views

The Diamonds Foods, Inc. case describes the major accounting blow up at the company in late 2011 that was triggered by a report by Off Wall Street, a prominent short selling research firm...

Click here for more

Under The Label: Sustainable Seafood

Authors: Zwerdling, Daniel; Williams, Margot
Product Type: Magazine / Newspaper Articles; Multimedia
Source: NPR
Publication Year: 2013

[This document has not yet been rated] 651 views

An NPR Special Series of reports on sustainable seafood, including issues around labeling, certification, and the challenges of the Marine Stewardship Council system.

Click here for more

Enhanced Market Practices: Poverty Alleviation for Poor Producers in Developing Countries

Authors: McKague, Kevin; Oliver, Christine
Product Type: Journal Articles
Source: California Management Review
Publication Year: 2012

[This document has not yet been rated] 460 views

Drawing on an in-depth study of market-based poverty alleviation initiatives for smallholder farmers by a non-governmental organization in a least developed economy, this article explains how a non-state organization can reduce poverty for poor producers and improve overall market functioning...

Click here for more

The American Way of Eating: Undercover at Walmart, Applebee's, Farm Fields and the Dinner Table

Author: McMillan, Tracie
Product Type: Books / Book Chapters
Source: Scribner
Publication Year: 2012

[This document has not yet been rated] 508 views

What if you can’t afford nine-dollar tomatoes? That was the question award-winning journalist Tracie McMillan couldn’t escape as she watched the debate about America’s meals unfold, one that urges us to pay food’s true cost—which is to say, pay more. So in 2009 McMillan embarked on a groundbreaking undercover journey to see what it takes to eat well in America. For nearly a year, she worked, ate, and lived alongside the working poor to examine how Americans eat when price matters. From the fields of California, a Walmart produce aisle outside of Detroit, and the kitchen of a New York City Applebee’s, McMillan takes us into the heart of America’s meals.

Click here for more

Monsanto Inc. - Doing Business in India

Authors: Klassen, Robert; Chandrasekhar, Ramasastry
Product Type: Cases
Source: Richard Ivey School of Business
Publication Year: 2012

[This document has not yet been rated] 757 views

The executive vice president of sustainability and corporate affairs at Monsanto was facing a difficult situation that could dramatically reshape the firm’s business. A decade earlier, the firm had introduced into India, through a joint venture, the first in-the-seed cotton trait biotechnology. Subsequently, three Indian state governments imposed a price ceiling on these biotech seeds. How should a technology innovator such as Monsanto deal with an unpredictable regulatory approval process in an increasingly competitive marketplace?

Click here for more

Intuit Inc.: Project AgriNova

Authors: Eisenmann, Thomas R.; Bijlani, Tanya
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2012

[This document has not yet been rated] 567 views

In late 2008, a team from Intuit's office in Bangalore, India is evaluating an opportunity to launch a new venture that would use SMS to deliver crop price information to farmers in India. The question is, what should they do next?

Click here for more

YOUR SEARCH PRODUCED 250 MATCHES.      PAGE 2 of 26    Items 11-20 of 250    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 NEXT »

Search for
Teaching Materials