Nigeria: Apply for practical training on fruits and Vegetable Agribusiness Management.

Fruits and vegetable farmers have not been accessing standard vegetable market because of some production and marketing factors.
For producer to access market, certain steps must be taken among which are:
1. Producing good and quality produce to attract premium price
2 . Be able to supply the market consistently throughout the year
3 . Uniformity in the quality of produce from one location to the other.
4 . Implementing cost effective management to beat down the price of produce
5.  Deepening and upscaling ones product to stand out
6. Getting the right price at the right market for fresh fruits and vegetables within and outside the country

Intending farmers and agribusiness personel will be exposed to what it takes to surmount the above mentioned status in order to access market at the proposed training being organized by Entrepreneur Youth Cooperative, AFGEAN in partnership with
Agricultural Fresh Growers Producers Exporters Association of Nigeria (AFGEAN) and IFDC 2SCALE

Practical aspect will involve but not limited to
. From Nursery to market of various vegetables e.g Tomatoes, Cucumber. Green Pepper etc
. Maximizing Agribusiness Ventures.
. Access to fresh vegetable market when quality and standard is met
. All year round supply of fresh fruits and vegetables.
. Information on Fresh Fruits and Vegetable export market.

Side attraction:
The Golden Grains.
. Soyabeans
. Maize
. Groundnut.
. Tapping into the dairy farming business.

Location: Ago Amodu village Saki East LGA area of Oyo State
Time:Minimum attendance is a month
When : April 2015 and May 2015
Cost of training N15,000 per month
To register, send mail to adesola_yinka(at) or
Call: +234(0)8064688501, (0) 8188540096


About kalusam

I am a graduate of Agriculture with options in Soil Science and Meteorology from Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike- Nigeria. I am the lead Agribusiness consultant at Agritechnovate Solutions Entreprises. I have underwent several trainings, conferences and studies in Agriculture and entrepreneurship with University of Maryland, U.S.A , IHAV Foundation Conference, Association of Africa Business School (AABS) Agric business Launch to mention but a few. As a young farmer and entreprenuer with a passion for research and writing, I use this blog to share my experiences as well as inform Youths of the opportunities available in Agriculture and Entrepreneurship. Follow me on twitter: @kalusamanya Facebook: Skype: kalusam WHatsapp: +2347036931636
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