Sharna integrated farms is a division of Sharna group, a conglomerate with interests in agriculture, hospitality, and allied products and services. Before the discovery of oil in the 1960s, agriculture was the mainstay of the Nigerian economy and a major contributor to its foreign exchange earnings- the sector, fed the local industries with raw materials and sustained a robust economy. Over the years the sector had suffered from neglect, and the economy as a unit, is more dependent on imports from abroad, these have necessitated a revisit by government, in an effort to revitalize the sector.
We at Sharna group, will continue to invest in this sector and lend our quota, to re-galvanizing the sector. As an integral part of the group, Sharna integrated dairy farms limited, imbibes the core values which underscores our, innovation and investments in these sectors. Our value, centered around integrity ,honesty and respect for people, underpins our focus on humanity and improvement of the general socio-economic development of our host communities. In other words our investments, focuses on improving the economic prosperity of our host communities in particular and the general society in general, while at the same time upholding our reputation and protecting our business. This ensures continuity as a sustained economic unit ,thus generating employment and improved socioeconomic development of Nigeria specifically and the world as a whole.
The objectives of the farm are to engage efficiently, responsibly and profitably in agriculture and other agro allied businesses, and to participate in the development of other consumer oriented products, to meet evolving customer needs and the world’s growing demand for quality products and services.
As an organization investing in core areas of human need, we set high standards of performance and ethical behaviour. We strife to be judged by how we act - our reputation is upheld by how we live up to our core values of honesty, integrity and respect for people. The Sharna General Business Principles, Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics help everyone at Sharna to act in line with these values and comply with all relevant legislation and regulations.
In the backdrop of the global economic crisis, Sharna farms as a integrated unit is consistently developing themes to deliver long-term benefit in that we do. So, despite the considerable challenges, we have decided that the time to take a decisive step in adding value to our society is now, at the start of a new decade with a reshaped, more competitive business.
As a business, we recognize the need to balance our financial sustainability with playing a role in society. We believe our slogan “investing for a better future “approach epitomizes our focus. We make positive long-term commitments to investments in the environment, communities, people and partnerships.