VSF DISTRIBUTES N20,000 CASH TO 2000 SMALHOLDER FARMERS IN TARABA STATE
In the final phase of the agro based intervention, VSF is carrying out cash distribution to 2000 small holder farmers who had earlier benefitted from the supply of fertilizers, improved seeds, pesticides and knapsack sprayers in Taraba State.
The farmers will receive N40 million cash in order to further assist households cater to their needs before the completion of the next farming season. The agro-based intervention was designed to encourage self reliance, improve independence and reduce vulnerability while supporting families to rebuild their lives. The overwhelming response from the beneficiaries has informed the scale up of the intervention across the three most affected states of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe.