OCP AFRICA Supports Sustainable Transformation of African Small Farmers
Marrakech, 10/11/2016 (MAP), Morocco’s Sherifien office of phosphates, through its subsidiary OCP Africa, will support small African farmers by the establishment of “Maisons du Fermier” (Houses of the Farmer), which offer all the products and services they need to sustainably grow their business.
Some 10 Houses will open by 2020 in 10 African farming towns, to reach 1 million farm families, through providing products and services covering some fifteen sectors of activity on all the agricultural value chain.
The first two Houses will soon be inaugurated in Morocco and Nigeria, before spreading to other countries in West and East Africa.
A subsidiary of the OCP Group, a world leader on the phosphate market, OCP AFRICA is a new African company dedicated to transforming farming in Africa.