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Managing Agricultural Commodity Value Chain for Agricultural Business Course

By: Fontini Consulting Ltd

Abuja FCT, Nigeria

08 - 11 Dec, 2020  4 days

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NGN 195,500

Venue: Lap New World Hotel Jabi Abuja

The enormity of varieties of agricultural commodities in Nigeria cannot be overemphasized. Agricultural commodities such as oil palm, cocoa, groundnut, rice, maize, wheat, soybean, cassava, sweet potato, cattle, fish, poultry, etc. have potentials that could be developed into value chains. Agricultural Commodity Value Chain Development (AVCD) enhances local and foreign investments into inputs, agricultural commodity production, transportation, processing, warehousing, and marketing.

This provides agribusiness opportunities for wealth creation, employment generation, income generation, poverty reduction and food security amongst others.


This course is designed to enhance the participants with various AVCD knowledge and skills that will enable them to utilize, develop and manage various agribusiness opportunities along the value chains.

At the end of the course, participants should be able to:

  • explain the concept of AVCD for agribusiness.
  • identify various agricultural commodity value chains and agribusiness opportunities in different Agri-ecological zones.
  • describe the roles and responsibilities of different AVCD stakeholders in the chains; and
  • acquire knowledge and skills for chain empowerment and development.


  • Overview of AVCD for agribusiness opportunities.
  • Agricultural commodity value chains and agribusiness opportunities in different agro-ecological zones.
  • Mapping and Analysing the economic sustainability of a value chain.
  • Prioritizing value chain.
  • Strategies for chain empowerment.
  • 6 Gender and vulnerable group issues in AVCD.
  • Linking stakeholders to market.
  • Agricultural commodity value chain financing.
  • Monitoring and evaluation in AVCD.

Training Methods: Lecturettes, exercises, case studies and group discussions.

Who Should Attend? Extension Agents, Business and Enterprise Development Officers in Agricultural and Rural Development Programme, Facilitators of Commercial Agricultural Development Programme (CADP), Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP), FADAMA, National Directorate of Employment and other jobs/employment creation organizations, RUFIN, Poverty Alleviation/Eradication Programmes such as NAPEP, Financial Institutions, NGOs/CBOs, Cooperative Societies and private organizations.

Lap New World Hotel Jabi Abuja Dec 08 - 11 Dec, 2020
NGN 195,500.00
(Convert Currency)

Dr. Francis Okereke +2348035062583

DR.FRANCIS OKEREKE PH.D,FCA,FCIB,FIMC,CMC,FPEFON,FCILRMN,AMNIM,MBA will lead other industry expert in this all important seminar.
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