Rich land for cultivation with yield = 200kg/ha; potential to increase to 1000kg/ha. Global demand increasing 6% p.a. Post-harvest processing; certification and quality control; global demand for cocoa is growing, Liberia has the potential to significantly improve productivity and quality, with committed investors. Investors who provide farm inputs and extension.
Increased yields and access to market; Cost of production reduced; Private sector investment; Export markets explored. Liberia consumes 570,000 tons of rice per year. Industrial processors in rice and investment commercially viable irrigation schemes.
Poultry and Animal Husbandry
Maize: Commercial production of maize for human consumption and animal feed.
Cashew: Opportunity to grow cashew in Liberia