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Africare Farmer-to-Farmer in Zambia

Africare's Farmer-to-Farmer Special Program Support Project (F2F SPSP) in Zambia is part of the VEGA Farmer-to-Farmer USAID-funded Special Program Support Project (SPSP). (Photo Credit: Darrell Penn)
  • Program Snapshot

  • Country: Zambia
  • Award Value: $50,000
  • VEGA Lead Member: Africare
  • Objective: Improved business leadership among the targeted producer organizations. Improved entrepreneurship skills for effective and efficient engagement in the dairy value chain.
  • Timeline: March 23, 2015-January 13, 2016
  • Volunteers: 10
  • Local Partners:

    FOSUP

  • Theme: Sustainable Agriculture, Value Chains

The Farmer-to-Farmer Special Program Support Project (F2F SPSP) program will target Small Holder Farmers and their producer associations working in the dairy value chain.

Farmer-to-Farmer volunteers will help Zambian farmers and their associates improve the effectiveness and efficiency of their livestock operations. As a result of this project, farmers will be better able to increase their incomes and levels of food security.