Mr. Farm Empowerment is a program designed by Bold Support Services to encourage and empower Nigerian Youths to embrace agriculture with target on Cassava farming. Successful applicants will be accommodated in CAPFIS farm community set up. They will undergo two weeks intensive training and will be given 5hectares each to cultivate cassava. CAPFIS will provide mechanized equipment support to prepare their farm. A monthly Allowance of N40,000 will also be given to them to manage their farms for a period of nine months.
After nine months, a measurement will be carried out on the harvested tubers. 125tons will earn: N1million each 100tons and below will earn: N800,000 each 75tons and below will earn: N600,000 each 50tons and below will earn: N400,000 each 40tons and below will earn: N320,000each
Registration cost only N1,000. We have four series in a year, and only 40 people will be shortlisted per series. Why not give it a try?
MR EMPOWERMENT OBJECTIVES
- Give two weeks training to 40 persons
- Build their capacity to manage the farms
- Supply them with high yielding and disease resistant cassava stems
- Allot five hectares to each of the farmers
- Provide accommodation for the them in CAPFIs Farm Community
- Provide ICT Centers CAPFIs Farm Community to enable farmers have easier access modern agro allied farming techniques
- Provide accommodation in the farms for the farmers with state of art facilities