A subsidiary of SFM which aims to provide best farming practice in food and cash crops, animal and fish farming. SFA will collaborate with research institutes in Nigeria and overseas to gain access to modern farming techniques that could be demonstrated on our farm for members of the Shepherd Farmers Cooperative (SFC).
A subsidiary of SFM which aims to bring farmers together to overcome their common challenges of lacks of access to high post harvest loss, training in modern farming, revolving loan, local/international markets.
Enables SFM to achieve its objective of reducing post-harvest loss, estimated at over 60 percent within three weeks of harvesting dues to poor crop handling practices, lacks of storage, processing facilities and good roads.
Enables SFM to achieve its objective of equipping women and young people with skills to overcome the scourge of poverty.
Ensures that SFM engages in sustainable eco-friendly farming to make farming attractive to young people. The picture collage shows some of the food crops (oranges, palm kernels, pepper, okra and cassava) and products (palm oil, salt and liquid soaps) produced by farmers in small quantities that could be scaled up with better support and access to local and international markets.
Enables SFM to achieve its objective of reducing food poverty among children from poor families, widows, elderly people and the disabled.
Partner with SFM to empower smallholder farmers to overcome the challenges of post-harvest loss. SFM farmers harvest 200tons of vegetables per year but lose 120 tons due to a lack of a coldroom to keep them fresh! Help us to buy a portable, walk-in cooling system that works exclusively on solar energy with low running costs and low maintenance.
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