Agricultural cooperative of Tambiga

Location : Tambiga and villages around, 30 km away from Fada.

Situation : Following up of the farmers in the Eastern region, the association for the development of the villages community (A.D.C.V.) has already started various projects of development and environmental awareness. She wishes to extend this mission by allowing the farmers to get together in a self-managed structure of training and production.
That is how the idea of the agricultural cooperative was born in Tambiga.

Aims : Through this objective of training and production, two parts have been set up.

• The training part aiming at the creation of a space of sharing for the farmers, which has become possible thanks to the creation of the rural training center. The project intends at setting up agricultural training sessions.
• The agricultural part which aims at purchasing and mutual use of agricultural equipment and infrastructure, as well as the creation of a storage place for cereals and seed.

Beneficiaries : This project involves 5 groups of farmer in the village of Tambiga and 5 groups of satellite villages (2 groups in Kpayiégou, 2 in Jakpéli and one in Kikidéni). 106 cooperators in total for more than 100 ha of fields.

Actors :
Association for the Development of the Villages Community (ADCV),
Person in charge : Pierre DAYAMBA
Adress : B.P. 148 Fada N’Gourma
Tel : 00 226 70 37 99 28

Prospects :
Various activities are in prospect: strengthening of the cooperators capacities with diverse trainings on new techniques : production of organic manure, rainwater management, setting a seeding, ploughing and maintenance of field equipment calendar.

2013 Budget: 7 860 €
Funding sought the 01/04/2013 : 6 000 €