KEY TAKEAWAYS

- Description: Contribution to the oilseed sector stimulus plan through support to farmers and implementation of sustainable and durable farming practices. Ecosystem improvement for 900 aggregated farmers over 22,300 ha of cultivated land through interprofessional framework agreement
- Specificity: Development of an upstream/downstream integration approach for the agricultural sector
- Impact: 900 aggregated farmers accounting for 22,300 ha

 

FUNCTIONING

SUPPORT TO FARMERS:
Training

Visits

Advice

Assistance to funding

 

SCOPE

MOROCCO
900 aggregated farmers on more than 22 300 ha

 

BUDGET

Dh255M/year
i.e./ DH 3,000 /year/ha

 

COMPLEMENTARY STAKEHOLDERS

Avril
Agronomic and technical expertise
Experience in developing agricultural, agribusiness and agro-industrial sectors
60 training days/year reaching 2,000+ farmers

Lesieur Cristal
Implementation of institutional structures supporting farmers and enhancing capabilities
3000+ assisted farmers for seedling
100+ exchange days with aggregated farmers

Proléa Agropol
Updating Moroccan producers knowledge
Support to the creation of durable and efficient farming practices

 

IMPACTS

Agricultural productivity
Improvement of agricultural productivity and income through efcient varieties and better farming techniques introduction

Climate change
Optimization of soil management thanks to field crop rotation

Sustainable dev. goals
Field crop sustainability
Agricultural income increase through better productivity

 

NEXT STEPS

Project extension to 85,000 ha of sunowers and 42,000 ha of Colza by 2020
Increase in production yield to reach an average of 18 q/ha for sunowers and 20 q/ha for colza