There is an important need for all to know in detail the Agricultural Transformation Agenda (ATA)  of the Federal Government.

The cardinal programs are:

1.         Nigeria Incentive-based Risk-sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL)

2.         Growth enhancement Support (GES).

3.         Staple Crops Processing Zone (SCPZ)

4.         Marketing Corporations

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Mrs. Yemisi Akibu ( nee Awokoya) is the Chief Executive Officer of Belvyna Global, an agricultural consultancy service firm based in Lagos, Nigeria She is a former Team Member of the Agricultural Department of Union Bank of Nigeria Plc, one of Nigeria's first generation banks. She holds a B.Sc degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Ibadan, Nigeria and a Masters degree in National Development and Project Planning from the University of Bradford, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom. She is passionate about the role agriculture plays in the social, economic, political development of a nation. She holds the view that one of the pillars of stability of a nation food security and this can only be achieved through the holistic development of the agricultural sector. She can be contacted via: or Remember, The Farmer Is King Enjoy my blog

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