Training/Support

Capacity building training and support to Farmers on Maize Seed Multiplication/Production (hybrid and other improved open-pollinated varieties), Processing, Flash Drying Technology, Quality Control, Packaging and Branding.

Capacity building training and support to Farmers on Rice Seed Multiplication/Production, Processing, De-stoning Technology, Milling Technology, Parboiling Technology, Packaging and Branding.

Capacity building training and support to farmers on Aquaculture Fingerling Production and Hatchery Development, Fish Feed Production Technology, Fish Smoking, Drying, Packaging, Branding and Quality Control.

Capacity building training and support to farmers on Cassava Stem multiplication/root preparation, size reduction, Drying and/or De watering, Fermentation, Sieving, Quality indicators, packaging

CRITERIA TO PARTICIPATE AND GRANT AMOUNT:

The participant/beneficiary must register with FFUAE which is open and free to all Nigerians but must be ready to make his/her 2.5 – 10% counterpart contribution to the program before receiving of the grant depending on the amount to be accessed.

The grant amount accessible to each beneficiary ranges from N200,000 to N250,000 thousand naira only per person which gives about N2 to N2.5m naira per cooperative group per year.

MONITORING AND EVALUATION ON THE IMPACT:

FFUAE shall monitor their beneficiaries through their group (Cooperatives) heads.