PRODA has succeeded in providing Agro-Processing Centers under the Federal Constituency Projects in some geopolitical zones in the Country.
The aim of this project is to: Provide improved Post Harvest Technology in the geo-political zones of the country as well as transfer improved post harvest technologies to SMEs and establish SME's in the zones. Such centres are located in Oyo State at Ogbomosho, and Ogbomosho North; 5 numbers at Ogun State - Akute, Iwoye, Idogo, Ilobi, Ipokia; 4 numbers at Enugu State – Umuna Ndiagu, Umumba Ndiagu, Obinoffia Ndiagu, Udi Town. Presently work is on-going to establish such centres in Ondo, Kano, Kaduna, Imo, Yobe and Akwa-Ibom States.
The following machines have been completed and delivered to the following centres.
Machines Built for Ward Based Cluster Concept are as follows:
|Machine Description||Qty Produced|
|Self Action Grater||1|
|Cyclone bagging System||2|
Some of these machines for processing of corn into flour for confectionaries, food, etc were delivered to Top Goddy Nigeria Limited at Shop 9A Area 7 Shopping Complex Garki Abuja, installed at Gombe and Yobe States respectively.
The Institute has successfully carried out skill acquisition training in the following areas:
The Institute has fabricated above appliances which are ready for installation at the project sites. In addition, the Institute is in readiness to carry out its routine maintenance over these projects as time goes on.