See on Scoop.it – The hub-and-spoke concept
President Kikwete to open youth agricultural camp
RUBADA is rolling out this initiative by using a “Hub and Spoke” modal where a big local or foreign investor will be a “Hub” while small holder farmers will be “Spoke”.
Akilade Ayotunde‘s insight:
Classical use of the ‘Colossus’ as a locomotive to the mutual benefit of all, conferring a species of economies-of-scale on the whole by bulk sourcing of inputs, combined releases of produce and co-ordinated production. Market penetration can be and is often assured….
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