Burkina Faso 2431 Coprosel
Seed Producers’ Cooperative of Loromi (COPROSEL)
2431-BUF?2011-2014?$208,595?Food Production (Millet, Sorghum, Cowpeas): COPROSEL is a cooperative of 405 seed producers, established to increase the availability of quality certified seed adapted to the Sahel and improve incomes for members. The USADF grant will provide a tractor, a storage unit, a working capital fund, and training in improved production techniques. COPROSEL will sell to major buyers and local producers. The increased volume and affordability of certified seed will help farmers across Burkina Faso access quality seeds, improve yields for millet, sorghum, and cowpea production, and also promote food security in the region.
Dec 20, 2011