Nigeria Fertilizer Voucher Program (2009-ongoing)

The Nigeria fertilizer voucher program enables farmers to obtain quality agro-inputs in a timely manner using vouchers in lieu of cash. At the same time, the project focuses on building the professionalism of rural agro-dealers and strengthening Nigeria’s private sector fertilizer supply and distribution channels.  More...

Fertilizer Voucher Program - the 'Smart Subsidy' Works Again

More than 51,000 farmers in Nigeria’s Taraba State received fertilizer in 2011 through a fertilizer voucher program (FVP). This was the first time that many of the farmers had access to subsidized fertilizer. More...

Over 650,000 Trained

During 2011, the number of IFDC field training participants increased by 20 percent over 2010 (from 546,536 in 2010 to 653,879). In addition, the proportion of women trained in 2011 increased from 26 percent to 32 percent. More...