Welcome to FS Initiative
Farmers Support Initiative (FS Initiative) is a UK Charity that promotes farming in Africa and Asia. We promote farming as a viable means of livelihood and sustainable avenue of social economic development in Africa and Asia. Established in 2008 as NGO and registered as a charity under HM Revenue and Customs No. XT 13626, we promote and develop farming through our public enlightenment programmes, agro- based training programmes and practical assistances.
With the Mission to reposition farming to its glory days. We aim at using it as a formidable vehicle in the fight against hunger, poverty, crime, unemployment and other social and economic ills bedeviling the society.
We focus mainly on advocacy with emphasis on information, training and logistical assistance where necessary.
LATEST NEWS :-
Our training seminar in Ghana took place in Accra in early 2017, followed by a training Workshop in Onitsha in the South East of Nigeria.
Both events were well attended and the quality of the training drew praise from participants.
Our Dry Season irrigation scheme in Sierra Leone was completed in May 2017. Working with our Accredited Centre in Sierra Leone, Partnership for Productivity, we designed and installed an irrigation scheme for 10 acres of previously unused land. This scheme will help almost 3,00 inhabitants of the nearby villages to grow more food. See the photos on the Gallery page.