USDA|Millet Business Services Project

USDA|Millet Business Services Project is a 3-year project where NCBA CLUSA will monetize a USDA commodity and, over a period of approximately three years, use the proceeds from those sales to implement a project in Senegal focused on increasing agricultural productivity of the millet value chain and expanding trade of millet.

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Activities

The project has nine main activities: 1) capacity building for agricultural extension agent services, producers, and the private sector, 2) facilitating agricultural lending, 3) improving infrastructure for post-harvest handling and storage, 4) improving infrastructure for post-harvest processing, 5) developing agrodealers and input suppliers, 6) facilitating buyer-seller relationships, 7) training in improving agricultural production techniques, 8) training in improving marketing and branding, and 9) training in post-harvest handling.

Locations

  • Senegal>Fatick
  • Senegal>Kaffrine
  • Senegal>Kaolack

Sectors

  • Agriculture
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