FOOD SECURITY AND LIVELIHOOD

FOOD ASSISTANCE FOR ASSET (FFA) 2018 - 2022

1. Restoration of productive capacity of arable land

Crop establishment inspection in Amaki Boma – Maridi County

Year

2018 - 2021

Location

- Maridi County
- Ibba County
- Mvolo County

Achievements

  • HH crop farming – The project is ran for 3 three years in each boma and in the period, a HH is expected to establish at least 1 feddan of the important crop. 
  • HH vegetable gardens establishment – Kitchen gardens are part of the complimenting activities done with farming.
  • Post-harvest facilities (Granaries) – Every HH establishes a local storage facility for storing their produce safely.



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2. Community Infrastructure

Fish pond preparation in Nagbaka Boma

Year

2018 - 2021

Location

- Maridi County
- Ibba County
- Mvolo County

Achievements

  • Community Access Roads Establishment
  • Fish ponds creation

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3. Natural Resource Management/Climate Change Adaptation

Trees seedlings establishment in Mboroko Boma

Year

2018 - 2021

Location

- Maridi County
- Ibba County
- Mvolo County

Achievements

  • Seedling production – Both forest and fruit trees are established and distributed to beneficiaries for environmental conservation – curbing some tree that are cut down farming activities, and nutrition improvement.
  • Climate Change Adaptations (CCA) – This entails environmentally friendly farming activities.

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4. Skills Development

Maridi County CAD – stakeholder representative carrying out training in Kuanga Boma - 2019

Year

2018 - 2021

Location

- Maridi County
- Ibba County
- Mvolo County

Achievements

  • Agricultural production 
  • Infrastructure Development – Fish ponds, Feeder roads
  • Environmental Rehabilitation – CMDRR
  • Cross-cutting issues e.g WASH, Nutrition, GBV, HIV/ AIDS, Ebola, Corona, protection

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FFS development under Agribusiness project in Yambio (2019)

Farmers displaying the sample of their produce in one of the FFS site to RDAA staff and other stakeholders

Year

2019

Location

- Yambio County

Achievements

  • 35 FFS members were trained in good agriculture practice.
  • 35 Demo plots were established in Yambio county (Bazungua, Gangura and Yambio central Payam).
  • Local Seeds distribution to beneficiaries 7,224kgs of groundnuts seeds were distributed.
  • 5,160kg of Maize variety Longe5 were given to beneficiaries and cassava cutting 1,000 cutting for each FFS. 
  • Other farm tools were given to each FFS Tape measure for measuring the acreages, Tarpaulins for post-harvest handling and planting rope for row planting.
  • Integrated pest management (IPM). 

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Establishment of piggery farm to support vulnerable communities in Yambio (2014)

Year

2014

Location

- Yambio County

Achievements

  • Establishment of a piggery unit.
  • Introduction of Yorkshire (large white pigs) breed in the state.
  • Trained beneficiaries in piggery.
  • Distribution of the breed to vulnerable groups and individuals.
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VULNERABLE GROUPS
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INDIVIDUAL FARMERS

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Establishment of piggery project for rural communities (2014)

Year

2014

Location

- Yambio County

Achievements

  • Establishment of a piggery unit.
  • Introduction of Yorkshire (large white pigs) breed in the state.
  • Trained beneficiaries in piggery.
  • Distribution to groups and individual farmers inform of circles
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group farmers
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individual FARMERS

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Establishment of block farming for maize, production of produces stores, seed multiplication and farmers processing Unit (2014)

Year

2014

Location

- Yambio County

Achievements

  • Established 4 block farms of maize and other crops.
  • Established seed multiplication center.
  • Established 2 permanent farmers stores in Saura and Naakiri.
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Establishment of agro-demonstration farm in Yambio (2014)

Year

2014

Location

- Yambio County

Achievements

  • Established of modern agriculture demonstration site in Duduma.
  • Trained both state and county agriculture extension workers in crops, horticulture and animal production.
  • Trained 20 farmer group members & 150 individual farmers in crop, horticulture and animal production.
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Establishment of two farmer field Schools in Nakiri boma (2013)

Year

2013

Location

- Yambio County

Achievements

  • Established 2 Farmer Field Schools in Naakiri boma.
  • Trained farmers in Good Agronomic Practices (GAP).
  • Provided the most needed agro-inputs to the farmers in the location.

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FARMERS

Establishment of two farmer field schools in Saura boma (2013)

Year

2013

Location

- Yambio County

Achievements

  • Established 2 Farmer Field Schools in Saura boma.
  • Trained farmers in Good Agronomic Practices (GAP).
  • Provided the most needed agro-inputs to the farmers in the location.

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FARMERS

Provision of transport facility to support rural farmers (2013)

Year

2013

Location

- Yambio County

Achievements

  • Procured one Isuzu tipper lorry.
  • Supported 10 farmers’ cooperatives in transporting their produce to the market.
  • Support 150 progressive farmers with transport to take their produce to the market.
  • Supported transportation of farmers for state agriculture shows for 5 years period.

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FARMERS

Establishment of farmer field schools and farmers capacity building (2012 - 2013)

Year

2012 - 2013

Location

- Nzara County
- Yambio County
- Ibba County

Achievements

  • Establishment of Farmer field Schools.
  • Provision of agro-inputs.
  • Training of farmers.

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GROUP FARMERS
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INDIVIDUAL FARMERS

Purchase for progress - P4P (2011)

Year

2011

Location

- Yambio County

Achievements

  • Postharvest capacity building of farmer groups.
  • Aggregation of food surpluses.

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FARMERS