Leadership, Entrepreneurship and Agriculture Program (LEAP)
Hands-on practical agriculture coaching including nursery management, composting, and mechanized agriculture.
Class room instruction including agronomy, disease management, accounting, laws and regulation.
Entrepreneurship mentoring including presentation skills, public speaking, and co-entrepreneurship.
Interaction and exposure to Business and Thought Leaders.
Incubation Program (IP)
Low risk environment for apprentices to apply LEAP lessons learned.
Creation of micro-enterprise to allow apprentices to assume various roles including farm manager, farm engineer or technician, poultry/livestock expert, and marketing and commercialization roles.
Improve negotiating skills for facility access, logistics support, inputs, expertise, and sales/distribution channels.
Apply Wealth Creation and Retention concepts.
Access to startup capital from an accelerator fund will be available to apprentices to co-enterprise with TBF or start their own venture.