Farmers keeping weeds under control on maize plantation
Sunlight International Farmers’ Connect (CICS) Limited
Sunlight International Farmers’ Connect (CICS) Limited is a subsidiary of Sunlight City Foundation, a notable NGO in Nigeria. Sunlight International Farmers’ Connect is duly registered with Corporate Affairs Commission with RC number: 1529800 and it is also duly registered as exporter with Nigerian Export Promotion Council.
Sunlight International Farmers’ Connect is saddled with the agenda to sustain agricultural development in Nigeria and to transform the lives of well over 500,000 Sunlight farmers by seeking collaboration and partnership with relevant agencies and institutions in the areas of:
*Mechanized system with best global practices in view;
*Processing and Agro business;
*Looking at our local contents to get the best out of it;
*Expansion of our local farmers’ horizon;
*Support as may be of mutual benefit and lots more;
We share the pain of farmers in Nigeria who mostly have been cheated by the middle-men; hence, Sunlight International Farmers’ Connect is duly registered as exporter with Nigerian Export Promotion Council, so as to increase our farmers’ income and to effectively build their capacities to supply agricultural produce at national and international levels in Nigeria.
In addition, we also aim to alleviate poverty of our farmers and also to broaden their potential at industrial level by seeking notable buyers for our farmers at national and international levels.
To support food security in Nigeria and to sustain mega agricultural business at both national and international levels that will alleviate our farmers’ poverty and ensure good return of income to our farmers that are mostly cheated by the middle-men.
To partner with national and international institutions or organizations in other to promote, support and broaden the capacities of our smallholder farmers so as to enable them to supply agricultural produce at national and international levels.
Godliness: It is a life of virtue, which is full of moral good behavior that one is expected to live with his or her neighbor. In Sunlight International Farmer’s connect we believe that, it takes a form of godliness to develop deep moral sense and to do the right thing with one and another to achieve their purpose in life without the expense of any farmer.
Partnership: we believe that no one grows alone in life, we all need one another to grow big in life hence, we partner with relevant institutions and organization so as to increase our farmers’ capacity to supply agricultural produce at both national and international levels.
Commitment: We are committed to our vision and mission of farmer’s connect that will enable us to broaden the capacity of our farmers and to ensure that the lives of our peasant farmers are transformed. We also ensure that our farmers are fully committed to the kind of farming they chose for a living.
Integrity: Our farmers must take up individual responsibility of high integrity in all of their activities, they must not compromise the integrity of Sunlight International Farmer’s connects they belong to, in any of their activities.
Courtesy: Every member of Farmers Connect is expected to treat individual member with utmost courtesy, all our farmers must maintain our dignity in any situation we find ourselves.