The same way I check and think twice while buying processed and packaged garri( cassava Flakes) is the same way other first time buyers also think/feel. Traditional ijebu Garri has already made name for so long and even up till now most Nigerians residing
Remember nobody wishes to buy rotten fruits or bad perishables farm produce. Monetary value of a fruit depend largely on its state of freshness. Heat, bacteria infections among many other factors that affect fruits while transporting it through long distance. Most farmers producing perishables harvest and sell very fast and cheap to
While waiting for government/ multinational organization after my university education for better job, if I had planted plantain and banana of about 4acres of land, I know by now I would have become a proud farmer.
I can tell you that the best way to go after securing yourself a good charcoal contract, is to mobilize yourself well and follow the tips below
Many young entrepreneur or agropreneur gets frustrated sometimes when a buyer contacted them and after sometime, the buyer will disappear into the tin air. It’s not always there fault but they have another juicy offer from other suppliers somewhere.
As a young agropreneur, going into agricultural commodity sourcing business or source agent, sourcing techniques is part of what you must continue to work on and improve day in day out. That is your basic power.
It’s good to dream high but it’s also good to know life is all about steps. Most people fail because they allow the name exporter to fill up their heads and end up bragging and putting in place unnecessary workforce.
Although, this is supposed to come out as premium articles but, for the sake of my fans, I will share little and anybody interested can contact privately for full business plan. Have you ever asked yourself what are they using most of the agricultural commodities export out of Nigeria to do?
You will be surprise that sometimes, little value is added to it and huge profit is being made out of it.
At the early stage of your discussion with prospective buyer always have it at heart that, what if this business work out how can I finance it up to the stage I will get paid in case of LC (letter of credit) mode of payment. Every encounter with a new buyer might be a big chance so doesn’t miss use any encounter. Always plan ahead.
Several times, buyers demand some commodities in a small quantity either for consumption, small scale production line basic raw material or some addictive in large production line like paint industry.