Agriculture Credit Enhancement/Agricultural Development Fund (ACE/ADF)
The Agriculture Development Fund (ADF) is a standalone government owned financial institution with the fundamental purpose of making credit available to the agriculture sector. The target clientele of the ADF includes small commercial farmers as well as agri-businesses engaged in the distribution of agricultural inputs, producers of high-value crops, processors and exporters of agricultural products. ADF functions as a wholesale lender channeling credit through financial and non-financial institutions.
Agricultural credit provided by the ADF is enabling farmers and other players in the agriculture sector to put in practice modern production, processing and market development practices acquired in the last decade.