Lagos State has diverse opportunities in the Red Meat, Fishery, Poultry, Timber processing, Piggery value chain. Please check http://agriculture.lagosstate.gov.ng/invest/opportunities for opportunities and engage the Ministry to know more.
The Fadama Project is a proven and tested platform and a unit of the Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture for the implementation of World Bank-assisted agricultural development and lately agribusiness projects. The Unit has experienced multi-disciplinary management cadre Officers project Implementation Unit (PIU). The PIU members are being assisted by Technical Officers and clerical Staff as Support Staff. The Front line Officers are the Community Facilitators who work directly with the targeted beneficiaries at the Community levels for guidance on the implementation process and procedures.
Yes...The Lagos State Special Agricultural Scheme is open to all residents in Lagos State. It is open to any resident between the ages of 18 – 35 years old.
1). Submission of application letter addressed to the HonourableCommissioner of Agriculture 2). Collection of Agricultural Land Application Form at Johnson Agiri Agricultural Complex, Oko- Oba, Agege. 3). Submission of form accompanied with: - a) 3-year LASG Tax Clearance Certificate. b) Certificate of Incorporation, c) evidence of payment of administrative fees 4). To attend an interview ( For corporate entity- Certificate of Incorporation / Feasibility Report / Business plan 5). Offer of provisional letter of allocation 6). Opportunity for inspection of the proposed site 7). Payment of necessary fees (Ground Rent, Perimeter survey, Layout charges, Development Charges, Admin Charges e.t.c 8). Final letter of allocation
The Agriculture sector contributed 13.7% to the growth of GDP in 2016.