Soybean Farming, Processing and Investment Risk Management – IAMN

Soybean Farming, Processing
and Investment Risk Management

Soybean Farming, Processing and Investment Risk Management

Workshop Summary

This intensive 3-day workshop is tailored to provide participants with comprehensive knowledge and practical skills in soybean farming, processing, and investment risk management. The soybean industry presents substantial opportunities for growth and profitability, but challenges such as inefficient farming practices, inadequate processing techniques, and poor risk management hinder optimal performance. This workshop aims to address these issues by equipping participants with advanced techniques in soybean cultivation, effective processing methods, and strategic investment risk management to ensure sustainable success in the soybean industry.

Curriculum and Schedules

            • Morning Session:
              • Welcome and Introduction:
                • Overview of the workshop objectives and agenda.
                • Introduction to facilitators and participants.
              • Overview of the Soybean Industry in Nigeria:
                • Current state of the soybean industry.
                • Economic importance and market opportunities.
              • Soil Preparation and Seed Selection:
                • Soil fertility and land preparation techniques.
                • Selecting high-yield and disease-resistant soybean varieties.
            • Afternoon Session:
              • Planting Techniques and Crop Management:
                • Best practices for planting soybeans.
                • Water and nutrient management.
              • Integrated Pest Management:
                • Identifying common pests and diseases.
                • Sustainable pest control methods.
              • Q&A and Networking:
                • Open forum for questions and interaction with experts.
                • Networking opportunities with fellow participants.
            • Field Visit:
              • Visit to a local soybean farm to observe agronomic practices and interact with farmers.
            • Morning Session:
              • Harvesting and Post-Harvest Handling:
                • Best practices for harvesting soybeans.
                • Techniques for minimizing post-harvest losses.
              • Introduction to Soybean Processing Technologies:
                • Overview of traditional and modern processing methods.
                • Introduction to processing equipment and machinery.
            • Afternoon Session:
              • Quality Control in Soybean Processing:
                • Ensuring product quality and safety.
                • Standards and certifications in soybean processing.
              • Value Addition and Product Diversification:
                • Creating value-added products (e.g., soybean oil, soybean meal).
                • Exploring new market opportunities and product lines.
              • Q&A and Networking:
                • Open forum for questions and interaction with experts.
                • Networking opportunities with fellow participants.
            • Factory Visit:
              • Visit to a soybean processing plant to see the technologies and quality control measures in action.
            • Morning Session:
              • Export Market Analysis and Entry Strategies:
                • Identifying potential export markets.
                • Developing strategies for market entry and expansion.
              • Export Documentation and Compliance:
                • Understanding export documentation requirements.
                • Compliance with international trade regulations.
            • Afternoon Session:
              • Risk Management in Soybean Export:
                • Identifying and mitigating export risks.
                • Strategies for managing financial, operational, and market risks.
              • Business Plan Development and Feasibility Studies:
                • Crafting a comprehensive business plan.
                • Conducting feasibility studies to assess business viability.
              • Q&A and Networking:
                • Open forum for questions and interaction with experts.
                • Networking opportunities with fellow participants.



  • Feasibility Studies: Comprehensive feasibility studies tailored to individual business needs.
  • Risk Management Toolkits: Access to advanced risk management tools to safeguard your investment.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with industry experts and fellow participants for ongoing support and collaboration.
  • Continuous Support: Post-training mentorship and access to exclusive resources and updates in the broiler industry.
  • Expert Instruction: Learn from seasoned professionals with extensive experience in the broiler industry.
  • Hands-On Training: Practical sessions that provide real-world insights and applications.
  • Comprehensive Curriculum: A well-rounded program covering production, processing, and investment risk management.
  • Transformative Outcomes: Gain the knowledge and skills to elevate your agribusiness to new heights.

For registration and more information, please contact:

Training Executive

Institute of Agribusiness Management Nigeria

Tel/Whatsapp: 08131215475

E: mail:


This workshop promises to be an intense and engaging experience, packed with valuable information and practical tools to ensure your success in the rice industry. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to transform your agribusiness!