300 young agricultural entrepreneurs to benefit from the Climate Smart Agriculture and Entrepreneurship in Young Farmers Clubs project in Chibombo District of Central Province. The two and a half project is funded by Technical Centre for Agricultural, Rural Co-operation and implemented by DAPP. The project aims to promote self-employment opportunities in agriculture through viable small agro-food value chain businesses among 300 young farmers in the project area by contributing to the advancement of youth involvement in agricultural entrepreneurship with the support of Information and Communication.
The project will use tablets containing the Zambia farming curriculum; Trainings on Climate Smart agricultural practices will be conducted on demonstration plots, small agro-food value chain addition enterprises will be established and support the Young Farmers’ Clubs and promotion of entrepreneurship skills. Overall, the project is expected to increased diversification on climate smart agricultural production, improve knowledge of financial products markets among target young farmers.
For more information on the project kindly follow the link provided and download the CTA fact sheet under Project Fact Sheets.