COVID-19 Crisis: Seed Alert (May Edition)

Seed Alerts identify current challenges and urgent action in the Nigerian seed sector, based on surveys and focus group discussions with various stakeholders.

Alert 1: Mobility restrictions hamper the access to markets by farmers, seed companies and agro-dealers.

Alert 2: Measures result in increased seed prices and reduce affordability for farmers.

Alert 3: Mobility restrictions hamper seed quality assurance services.

Alert 4: Mobility restrictions hamper the production and supply of early generation seed.


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