Our Vision

To make 1 million smallholder farmer members more money by 2025.
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We believe that everyone deserves a secure future, and to secure this future, we must END insecurity.

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The Babban Gona agriculture franchise overcomes a key underlying structural problem that keeps Nigerian smallholder farmer members poor – low economies of scale.

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We believe that to end insecurity, we must make smallholder farmer members more money.

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Success Stories

What Our members Over the World Are Saying

His 1st year in Babban Gona were 3 times higher than the average Nigerian Farmer’s yields, enabling him to make approximately $1,000 from his 1.1 hectare farm net of his Babban Gona loan. Babban Gona in one year catapulted Ibrahim out of poverty, enabling him to earn an income on par with the per capita GDP of Nigeria.

Ibrahim Mustapha
Ibrahim Mustapha

“On my soil of 0.8Ha, the best I have ever gotten was 38bags, and today on that same piece of land I have harvested 48bags”, a content Abdullahi testified. “This to me, I say it is wonderful!”

Abdullahi Umar
Abdullahi Umar

Babban Gona was a problem solver. I am very grateful that they came. I am looking forward to next season and, if God spares my life, I plan to increase my maize farm holding to three times what it used to be.

Sarah Solomon
Sarah Solomon

Thanks to Babban Gona, there are a lot of smiles in my household. I look forward to the next season, to getting good seeds and fertilizers like last year and seeing my income grow like grass as I continue to do business.

Rahlia Michael
Rahlia Michael

“Babban Gona gave me quality fertilizer and good seeds at an appropriate time without delay”, she recalls. This season, she gained an unprecedented yield and saw her income increase threefold. With a change in her financial situation, Naomi was able to send some of her children to school.

Na’omi Michael
Na’omi Michael

Jibrin has enjoyed the full suite services offered by Babban Gona. He had access to a trained agronomist and extension offices that provided him advice and training on tried-and-tested planting techniques. This support – coupled with the high-quality inputs seeds, fertilizers and herbicides Jibrin received from Babban Gona – helped his farm yield over 5 times the national average.

 

Jibrin Mohammad
Jibrin Mohammad
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Our Blog

Babban Gona Documentary on ARTE TV: “Farmers for Peace”
Babban Gona Documentary on ARTE TV: “Farmers for Peace”

Author: Peggy Bruguière In Nigeria, arable land is estimated at about 80 million hectares. This could be a source of livelihood for our country’s 190 million people and a job opportunity for the 2 million...

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Babban Gona Blog Feature: CGAP Financial Services Blog Series

The Consultative Group to Assist the Poor (CGAP) is a global partnership of 34 leading organizations inclusive of The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The African Development Bank, KfW, IFC and IFAD amongst...

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Lola Masha, Co-Founder of Babban Gona on ‘The Morning Show’

Our social impact is front and centre and it drives the work that we do with smallholder farmers. Watch our Co-founder and Executive Director Lola Masha as she speaks about how we are significantly impacting...

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