How economic viability of mushrooms cultivation can promote poverty reduction in Nigeria

Mushroom is an important vegetable which usually grows in the forest with its nutritive and medicinal value. It can also be cultivated domestically in a small scale by landless people. The climate of Nigeria is highly favourable for high volume of mushroom production. The cultivation of mushroom is one of the most lucrative agricultural job. In our study the profitability of mushroom cultivation was found comparatively higher than that of cassava,rice,and cotton,the most popular cash earning crops in Nigeria. As funding to promote the production and consumption of mushrooms is limited, local governments and NGOs can play vital role to develop mushroom agriculture to arise at industrial level which can create ample employment opportunities both in semi-urban and rural areas. This suggests that the potential of mushroom cultivation could be a possible offer to alleviate poverty and develop the life style of the vulnerable people in Nigeria.

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Do you want a simple business that can generate an unending flow of tons of cash for you?

Does the thought of making N1.7million every six weeks appeal to you?

Then you should be in this Edible mushroom production seminar.

Do you want to grow mushrooms? There are plenty of reasons to do so. Mushrooms are the 21st century cash crop,a fast moving consumer goods (FMCG); they are rather easy to grow and are brimming with protein, B vitamins and minerals. Mushrooms can serve as food, as tonic, and as medicine. A regular intake of mushrooms can make you healthier, fitter, and happier. They can make you live longer, and always look younger and ageless .They even have medicinal properties that can heal and build your immune system in less than 14 days. Time between spawning and harvesting can be as short as six weeks. Furthermore, after the cultivation, you can still use the substrate as fertilizer to plant Vegetables.
Mushroom is widely cultivated as a proteineous vegetable
in many countries of the world including Nigeria. Its cultivation requires less space, care, equipment and cost compared to many other crops and livestock.

Mushrooms can be commercially grown both for local consumption and export market under controlled scientific conditions.
The medicinal potentials in mushrooms provides solutions to such debilitating diseases as diabetes, cancer, hepatitis, heart disease, hypertension, influenza, common cold, arthritis, gallstone etc.

Nigeria is richly endowed with good quality mushroom like Pleurotus and Agaricus genera which should be mass-produced for local consumption as well as for international market. Since the above species are seasonal and in short supply, commercial production is
therefore, necessary to ensure their availability all the time.
Lack of awareness of the required information and poor enlightenment on several possibilities and advantages of mushrooms are two of the major problems in the marketing of mushrooms locally.This is a goldmine that is yet uptapped.


  • How to setup ,your farm, substrate preparation, spawning, harvesting, processing and marketing technology.
  • You can Start with N50,000, small space and make N1.7million every six weeks for 1000kg guaranteed.
  •  Availability of efficient and effective production technology from concept to the market place.
  • High rate of consumption/demand by embassies and big hotels
  • High profit margin-300%
  • Expensive equipments not required
  • Cheap locally available materials for mushroom farm
  •  The local and export demand is huge,expanding and sustaining.
  •  It’s value is like gold in U.S.A,europe,Asia etc.
  •  Prevention, detection and treatment of mushroom diseases in the farm.
  •  Knowledge of selling mushrooms throughout the year
  •  Earn fame and foreign exchange.

                                                         WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Applicants/Job seekers, part-time workers, Low income earners, Serving/Retired civil servants, Housewives, Members of the general public who are desirous to own a lucrative business.

Exploit this opportunity and be eqipped with the insider secrets to succeed in mushroom cultivation without stress. Foreign and local buyers awaits you.

Date – 12th July, 2014

Time – 11.30 AM

Venue – 

Fee —– N9000

HOW TO PAY— For payment instruction and venue, just text  I WILL ATTEND+ your name +email to 08039274175  .  .