Cochran Fellowship Program- Nigerian Farm Management

With the funding support from the United State Department of Agriculture – Foreign Agricultural Service (USDA-FAS) seven Cochran fellows from Nigeria received two-weeks training in Agricultural Management MSU during  August 25 - September 6, 2019.  

The team from Nigeria represented various organizations in agricultural services in Nigeria. The two-week program included interactive presentations as well as field visits to various facilities across the state of Michigan, including MSU Extension offices and agricultural research stations, a USDA office, commercial farms, Amish farms, post-production storage facilities, agricultural cooperatives, Detroit's Eastern Market and urban farming sites, and the MSU Anaerobic Digestion facility.

Photos from the 2019 Program