Okeowo Taiwo: Agropreneu; Farm Consultant/Farm manager/Farm Developer/Salesperson.
Have you ever dreamed of earning passive income through Agriculture, Doing what you love and making your dream money alongside? Okeowo Taiwo continues to fulfill that dream. Officially in the year 2010, Okeowo Taiwo started a journey into the world of agriculture. In 2015 he singles handedly resurrect an 8 plots’ poultry and fishery farm to profit level in kola Ogun State. This wasn’t the only time he has proven himself to fulfill personal dreams or the dreams of others related to his field, however, he continues to push forward in achieving greater highs.
Okeowo Taiwo was born 2nd of November, 1991 in Lagos Nigeria where he grew up in Ikeja known as the hart of Lagos and later relocated with his family to the island of Lagos where he currently consults and manages a multimillion dollars’ chicken processing farm known as NAFNAF FARMS.
His late farther practice farming for fun due to his love for farm animals, which is where Okeowo Taiwo picked interest in farming at his young age and decided to study further. Farming was termed a dirty job for the poor while growing up, but he didn’t let that discourage him from achieving his goals. He was especially interested in livestock farming and loves doing the job of sales for he believes, everyone must be a salesperson one way or the other. Luckily, his parents encouraged those interests. That encouragement drove him to excel. He graduated from high school at 17! Then he earned a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Extension & Rural Development at the Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta and later studied Marketing and human phycology at Alison and Business Management at Udemy int. as professional courses. No challenge was too great for Okeowo to take on.
Okeowo’s accomplishments did not end there. In 2016 he joined Rice and Cassava Value Chain Development Programme at Benue State, Nigeria. And in 2018, Taiwo and his team started their dream of helping other farmers and agricultural investors realized their dreams in Agriculture: He also manages to start up agro related firms to reach a self-operating state. Just a year later, he was named farm personnel of the year at Ikeja Local government, Lagos State (another first) while consulting for Agro144.