-    Sustainability
           -     Responsible Business
           -     Inclusive Business
           -     Climate Change
 
  OUR UNIQUE INNOVATIVE APPROACH
 

The model is based on using inclusive business and social entrepreneurship concept with corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities of other corporate organisation for the benefit of communities with in the western Region.

B-BOVID a social enterprise which is actively involved in agro processing, is interested in operating an out grower scheme for oil palm and vegetables. B-BOVID will under this scheme ensure there is a ready market for farmers and will share profit with the farmers/community forming part of the scheme.

TRACTOR an NGO and the field partners of B-BOVID will be involved in training the farmers and also rendering technical advisory services.

These two entities seek to work with the following institutions:

   -  The universities/educational institutions

   -  Communities

   -  Chiefs

   -  Development Partners

   -  Corporations

   -  Local Government

 

 

The Universities/Educational Institutions
Basically as partners in capacity building, we will work with students and staff of these institutions in areas of;

  • Practical training

  • Research/Resource centre
     

Communities
The communities have access to land, labour and agricultural produces. B-BOVID/TRACTOR seeks to collaborate with the communities on offering them:

  • Training in alternative livelihood and sustainable agriculture

  • Partnerships in for of out growers scheme

  • Provide a market (off taker) for the agriculture produces.

  • Render mechanisation services at reduces cost

  • Provide agricultural input at reasonable prices

  • Provide technical advisory services.

Chiefs
The chiefs control land and human resource and we seek to collaborate with this institution for support in terms of patronage and endorsement and the release of land and promoting our concept in their communities.
 

Development Partners
To operate this capacity building concept requires funding to sustain, run the training center and the activities of TRACTOR an NGO. To make our services affordable and accessible to the target communities that are the rural farmers, we need to highly subsidize these services. We need donations, grants and sponsorship. We seek to work with development partners in terms of :

  • Sponsoring training programmes

  • Sponsoring teaching aids/materials

  • Sponsoring training equipment such computers, internet networking, projectors etcs

  • Access to donations and grants to sustain, develop and expand our concept.

  • Providing Volunteers to work with us

Corporations
We seek to collaborate with corporations in terms of funding TRACTOR’s operations. To make our services affordable and accessible to the target communities that are the rural farmers, we need to highly subsidize these services. We need donations, grants and sponsorship. We seek to work with development partners in terms of :

  • Sponsoring training programmes

  • Sponsoring teaching aids/materials

  • Sponsoring training equipment such computers, internet networking, projectors etcs

  • We are also may provide customised training programmes for corporate clients
     

Local Government
We seek to collaborate with local ministries, department and agencies on to provide:

  • Technical expertise

  • Sponsorship

  • Access & support

  • Endorsement
     

The collaboration of the various players in the concept will enable B-BOVID/TRACTOR develop and provide the following: which have direct local impact

  • Skills

  • Knowledge

  • Large scale production- economy of scale

  • Access to market

  • Access to ICT

  • Access to modern machinery
     

The development and provision of the above will lead to:

  • Increased income for the farmers

  • Usage of modern farming techniques

  • Improved quality produce

  • Increased volume of produce

  • Environmental Positive farming

All the above participants and actions will eventually yield the following and also has direct and indirect global impact

  • Food security

  • Sustainable lifestyle

  • Climate change management

  • Environment

  • Poverty alleviation

  • Sustainable agriculture

     

 
 
OIL PALM
 
 
AGRICULTURAL MECHANIZATION
 
ORGANIC VEGETABLES & FRUITS
 
ECO-TOURISM
 
 
 
 
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