Heifer International, an organization devoted to funding international developments.
This week, the organization announced it will be working in Nigeria, and other countries to boost their agricultural infrastructure development.
The organization has already disbursed $1 million for financing in the sector. The additional money will be used to finance another 75 tractors across Nigeria.
About 872,250 farmers are said to be in line to benefit from this program. The farmers will access to tractors at an affordable rate, they will be able to boost farm productivity, they will also be able to employ more workers.
The new program will sustain Nigerian farmers for the next 10 years.