Ever heard of Songhai farm or ever wanted to take a trip to Songahi farm as an intending farmer or a practising farmer you will find something new and useful for your business to learn .Why Songhai farm -
Songhai farm is one of the largest NGO farm projects empowering Africans, an integrated farm that uses all its waste produce to generate more income. Centre Songhai is a chain of agricultural research centers established by a Nigerian American for the promotion of the study of sustainable farming techniques.
The farm has about 15 sections these are farming, aquaculture, biogas, poultry, mushroom, mechanic, grass cutter, snailery, piggery, grass cutter, quails, among many other things that you will discover on your arrival at the farm. There is so much more to the Centre than it is possible to explain here. Today both young and old learn from this centre as it uses old and new methodology it engages in human resource training entreprenuership as well as wealth generation.
How do i get there ?
Songhai farm is Head quarters is in Port Novo that means you are traveling out of the country & need your passort.
You could either travel through the seme or Idiroko border and take a taxi to the farm it is a journey of roughly 2& half hours when traffic is light.
You could go for a simple trip spend about 2 hours on the farm or a study tour from about 2 – 7 days
Apart from this you can get hands on training on how to set up or manage your own farm.
If this is the case you secure accomodation on the farm and there are 2 resturants European & African where you get farm fresh meals form the farm produce
Even if all you need is a few days of quite time in a serene environment songhai farm is the answer.
The current sites are located in the following areas:
- Porto-Novo - in the south-eastern part of Benin:
- Savalou – in the Zou in the center of Benin
- Parakou - in the north
- Lokossa - in the south-west
- Kinwédji – also in the Mono
The geographical expansion of the Songhai movement is also progressively reaching other countries in the West African sub-region. This is the case regarding the site in Nigeria (Songhai Delta – Amukpe)..
Songhaï-Rivers State (Nigeria)
Lagos state in Badagry
Plan to take a fact finding trip to songhai or ask our tour consultants to package your tour for you contact us today .
our next group tour is from 17th – 21st February . email us to get full details .