The application for AgriTech Lab 2.0 is open.
AgriTech Lab is a cohort-based, modular and immersive in-class/field course that leverages blended learning to provide Ag-tech skills and education to foster youth inclusion in the Agriculture sector, job creation and increasing rate of youth-led Agribusinesses in Nigeria.
The project was launched in 2018 against the backdrop of high youth unemployment as a youth empowerment program in Nigeria and has since been executed in 2 states with over 200 youths participating in the program.
This time, 20 youths will be equipped with Ag-tech skills to take advantage of job/entrepreneurial opportunities in Agriculture and also provided with mentorship, internship placements, and job opportunities.
What will they learn?
- Blockchain Commodity Trading
- Soilless Farming
- Agriculture Marketing
- Greenhouse Farming
- Farm Management
The participants will engage in;
- In-class training.
- On-site [Field Training].
- One month mentorship with AgriTech experts in the country.
- Internship placements and job positioning.
Date: Saturday, 29th September 2019
Venue: Lagos and Abeokuta
To register, simply click on https://myfarmbase.com.ng/2019/09/03/agritech-lab-cohort-2-0-is-open-apply-today/.