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Mekelle Farms: Poultry Entrepreneurship in Ethiopia

Authors: Lee, Hau; Elist, Jonathan; Kennedy, Michael
Product Type: Cases
Source: Stanford Graduate School of Business
Publication Year: 2014

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After deciding to transform a former government-owned poultry farm in Ethiopia, two American business partners encounter challenges related to input costs, inventory management, delivery, government relations, and other key challenges that are common to entrepreneurs operating in an emerging market context...

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The Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement: A Revolutionary Partnership for Sustainable Development

Authors: Valente, Michael; Desjardine, Mark
Product Type: Cases
Source: Richard Ivey School of Business
Publication Year: 2013

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Two years after its signing, the agreement suffers from a severe lack of funding, the withdrawal of one signatory and major hurdles at the regional working group level. The CBFA’s secretariat needs to develop a plan of action to realize the full potential of the agreement...

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VermiSoks: One Man's Food Waste Is Another Man's Tomato

Author: Bullough, Amanda
Product Type: Cases
Source: Thunderbird School of Global Management
Publication Year: 2013

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The VermiSoks case highlights the entrepreneurial challenges of building a social start-up and the circumstances surrounding a visionary idea that struggled to gain financial traction from private investors and the venture capital community.

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Lufa Farms

Authors: Alvarez, Jose B.; Mackalski, Robert; Lobb, Annelena
Product Type: Cases
Source: Harvard Business School
Publication Year: 2013

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This case explores the intricacies of a rooftop farming business, how it built a successful brand, and presents the challenges that might lie ahead for the company as the founder thinks about expansion.

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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

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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...

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Amul Dairy

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

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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?

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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

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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...

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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

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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...

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Diamond Foods, Inc. (A, B)

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

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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...

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Under The Label: Sustainable Seafood

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

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

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