The Niger Delta Development Commission(NDDC) has sensitized young farmers in Delta state on the need to embrace Federal Government sponsored Anchor Borrower scheme of the Central Bank of Nigeria.
This according to the commission will ensure that farmers have access to funds in boosting the agricultural input of the economy.
Speaking on the Anchor Borrowers scheme, the commissioner representing Delta state in the NDDC Mr. Ogaga Ifowodo said the commission is creating awareness on the facilities available to farmers.
He stressed on the need for farmers to embrace the loan scheme which according to him will enhance food security.
In attendance at the sensitization meeting were farmers from the twenty five local government areas of Delta state.