The maize sector set a new course in Côte d'Ivoire. At all levels, efforts are being made to make the country self-sufficient in maize production.
In Dikodougou, Côte d'Ivoire, on 10 December 2021
"We are in deficit in maize production. Let us ensure that after two years, we are no longer talking about shortages, but about food self-sufficiency" said the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Côte d'Ivoire at the launch day of the project to modernize the mechanization of maize crops.
After announcing the intensive maize production program in the historic capital, Yamoussoukro, it is in the North that the Minister of State, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr. Kobenan Kouassi Adjoumani participated, on December 10, 2021 in the launch of the project of mechanization of maize harvests. MAS Seeds was present alongside SIPRA (Ivorian animal production company), initiator of the project. During the meeting, the Minister strongly recommended the use of hybrid maize seeds.
In the center of the picture, the Minister of State, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Kobenan KOUASSI ADJOUMANI, on his right, the Director of MAS Seeds Côte d'Ivoire, Songalo OUATTARA.