Amo Farm supports Remi Tinubu’s Renewed Hope Initiative with 1,000 noiler birds

Amo Farm Sieberer Hatchery Limited has supported the Nigerian First Lady, Senator Oluremi Tinubu’s launch of the South-west Renewed Hope Initiative (RHI) Women Agricultural Support Programme and Flag-off of the 2024 Ogun State Planting Season with One Thousand (1000) 5 weeks old Noiler Birds for 100 women as part of its efforts at empowering rural women and boosting food security in the region.

Also provided were 12.5kg of Amo Byng Grower Pellet, as start-up packs for small poultry farming, and a pack of Divertamin, a combination of essential nutrients for the Noiler Birds to attain optimum growth and production, for each of the beneficiaries.

The Noiler Birds were presented to the Ogun State Government at the unveiling of the RHI South-west scheme in Abeokuta, Ogun State, on Tuesday, 17th April 2024, by Senator Oluremi Tinubu, where Governor Dapo ABiodun of Ogun State asserted that Amo Farm’s partnership with the state in promoting agriculture through empowerment initiative is very much commendable.

On his part, Amo Farm’s Group Managing Director, Dr. Ayoola Oduntan, affirmed that the support for the RHI in the South-west was part of the company’s commitment to ensuring women’s involvement in agribusiness through Noiler farming, for food security, poverty eradication and provision of animal protein to curb malnutrition.

The Noiler Bird innovation and Amo Farm’s poverty reduction scheme has been extensively documented and reviewed in the prestigious Harvard Business Review publication.

In her remark, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, who is the National Chairperson of the RHI, said the scheme with the theme “Making Life Better for Families,” launched in February 2024, is aimed at motivating women in all spheres of endeavours, and in agriculture for productive impact, in line with the Federal Government’s food security programme.