Lizzy Nneka Igbine

National President.

I am a graduate farmer and leader of Nigerian women agro allied farmers association. I am into Agriculture to cause a change from the former practice of subsistence farming to mordern profit Oriented Agribusiness, which reduces poverty and brings wealth to Nations. In the cause of my practice, I have grown a team of Agri business women and a sustainable practice where farmers participate in policy making, research and also work as out growers. Our association have worked with several research institutes and sturdy groups expecially in the test planting and promotion of OFSP (Orange fleshed sweet potato) by FAO.We are water managers and we advocate for Inclusive Rural water management and community ownership of water projects.
We train farmers on farmer to farmer extension service and we work with international Organizations in integrationg women to inclusive development and in achieving the Un sustainable Developmemt Goals. (SDG)