AGAC empowers farmers
The Country Director of Aim Global Agribusiness Company or AGAC Mr. Matthew Ndote says his company is helping people especially, farmers in the country to select farmland.
“AGAC is one of Liberia’s leading international Agribusiness Company that is involved with the transfer of contemporary farming technologies and exercise like the use of paddle pumps and drip kits for irrigation of crops during the dry season, green house technology and hydroponics to enhance farmer’s capacity, among others”, says Mr. Ndote.
He explains that the company also advises farmers which kinds of crops to plant based on farm location. Speaking in an interview with this paper recently in his office on 24th Street Sinkor, in Monrovia, following an assessment of farmlands owned by ‘Afro Green Liberia in Bensenville City, Montserrado County, the Aim Global Agribusiness Company boss says AGAC is also involved in animal husbandry and conduct assessment of landscape, including soil test.
Mr. Ndote continues that the company provides advisory and consultancy services as well as capacitybuilding for farmers, adding, “AGAC offers technical advice to farmers and help them setup budget for the smooth running of their farms.”
-Editing by Jonathan Browne