AGRITECH LAB

Why the program?

AgriTech Lab is a cohort-based, modular and immersive in-class/field training course that leverages blended learning to provide Agtech skills and education to foster youth inclusion in the Agriculture sector, job creation and increasing rate of youth-led agribusinesses in Nigeria.

AgriTech Lab’s focus includes blockchain use in agricultural marketing, soilless farming (hydroponics & aquaponics), drones and farm management and artificial intelligence.

Course Model

  • Online and field practical sessions.
  • Farm tour for each cohort for real life experience.
  • Access to mentorship with industry experts in the Agriculture and AgriTech sector.
  • Business strategy sessions with industry experts.
  • Quarterly hangout/summits with industry leaders to connect the participants with job/internship opportunities, mentorship support and funding opportunities

Reviews

  1. “I got exposed to in-depth knowledge of the latest technologies, seedlings, how best to maximise my capital and resources on the farm” – Michael Akintola
  2. “It was shocking to find out that I could actually implement a technological solution in my local farm. I have since adopted the use of hydroponics on my farm as a result of this training”