Fish value chain

Description

Reduction in post-harvest loses in fish

Basic Information

Entry Point

Reduction in post-harvest loses in fish

Commodities

  • Fish

Country

Nigeria

Location(s) of Innovation Platform in Nigeria

  • Lagos

Participating States, Villages and Institutions

Date of Establishment

October 1st, 2016

Status of Innovation Platform

Not Active

Phase of Innovation Platform Progress

Phase 1

Innovations

Description of Innovations

Partners

Farmers

Private Sector

Policy Makers

Researchers

Extension

Micro Financing Institutions

Federal Government

Others

Total Number of Stakeholders

0 - 10

Opportunities Addressed

Achievements to Date

100kg capacity smokes 200kg of fish per day while 250kg capacity smokes 500kg of fish per day

Challenges Remaining

Funding

Sustainability Issues

Further research to reduce the weight of the equipment, thereby making it easy to be dismantled and assembled; the need for research towards good packaging of the equipment

Innovation Platform Members