The comprehensive one-year training exposes the participants to several areas of agriculture and other farm businesses. Admission is open to both male and female candidates. Tuition and boarding (including feeding) are provided free of charge for successful candidates throughout the duration of the course. The objective of the training, which is FREE OF ALL COSTS to the beneficiaries, is to create in Nigeria, generations of committed young practical farmers who will act as catalysts for agricultural revolution in their communities.
Eligibility Applicants should fulfill the following conditions among others:
Be physically fit
Ability to read and write in English (evidence of minimum of Junior Secondary School may be required)
Aged between 18 and 40 years
Pass both written and oral test prior to the final selection
Should demonstrate perceivable interest in agriculture
Proof of a farming background is an advantage