Part II: Greenhouse Farming with Mr Tayo Ilori, MD of LATC Agro.
Wandie Kazeem interviewing Tayo Ilori, the Managing Director of LATC Agro LTD. Their greenhouse and open field farm in Dobi Gwagwalada, Abuja is transforming how agribusiness is done nationally with a 90% yield success. LATC Agro are the major suppliers of fresh farm produce like vegetables, pepper, tomatoes, squash and cucumbers to various stores across Nigeria. In this second part of the interview, Mr Ilori discusses the importance of having a planting program and schedule, how it ultimately affects their market demand and supply. He also spoke on the role logistics play in maximizing the produce shelf life. He advocates that beyond profit making, agribusiness should be a tool for corporate social responsibility, youth empowerment and creating employment.