Makinde expresses satisfaction over appreciable level of work on Fashola Farm Estate in Oyo
Governor makinde has expressed satisfaction on level of job going on at the Fashola Farm Estate in Oyo
The Governor who made an on the spot working visit to the farm moved round the sites springing up at The Estate.
The Fasola farm Estate project was flagged off in June 2021 away from the moribund farm Settlement.
Projects ongoing so far include the farm Houses, Farmers lodges, Machinery service center, road network among others.
Also on the farm are The Young Oyo State farmers who were trained at…. farm In Nassarawa by the Makinde Administration under the YEAP programme.
Speaking with newsmen ,Governor makinde expresses satisfaction on the project saying that The Fashola Farm Estate is becoming a success as dreamed by himself a move which he said has helped reduced cost of farm produce and attracting People from other state buying food stuff in Ibadan Oyo state.
The 1,200-hectare Fasola Agro-Industrial Hub project in Fashola, is located inOyo West LGA.
The project is being constructed by Brains and Hammers. It is the first of nine integrated agro-industrial parks that will be built across the state by the Oyo State Agribusiness Development Agency (OYSADA).
On completion, the Fasola Agro-Industrial Hub will include dedicated crop and livestock production facilities, research and innovation centres, processing facilities, agricultural equipment leasing facilities, cold-chain, storage, packaging, distribution and export facilities and a sprawling residential area.