A loan helped to purchase improved farm inputs that will increase his farm yields.

Habu's story

Habu is a Babban Gona maize farmer. He is married with five children. He is a meticulous farmer who has invested time and resources in his farm. He hopes his children work twice as hard as him and become successful farmers.

Thanks to his drive, Habu was able to ensure that his family ate three square meals a day during the hunger season. In order, for Habu to keep improving his yield; he needs access to high quality inputs such as fertilizers, herbicides and improved seeds.

As a Babban Gona member, Habu will be provided with a full suite of the best inputs to optimize his farm and increase his yields up to 3.5 metric tons per hectare, which is 2.3 times the national average.

With increased yields and income of up to 3.5 times the national average, Habu looks forward to using his additional income to pay his children’s school fees. Haruna is a happy Babban Gona farmer and holds having good yield as his best memory with Babban Gona.

This loan is special because:

It supports smallholder farmers and helps them increase yields.

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