Agriculture

Poultry Association Of Nigeria Celebrates 2020 Wor

Friday, October 9, 2020
Egg is the most suitable food for human consumption. It has not less than 98% body absorption rate. It is a dietary mainstay, not only for breakfast but to feed needing kids, it only stands in for a quick lunch or supper. Though, for many decades back, eggs had an unwholesome reputation It was t ...

"Agric Remains Sure Alternative To Oil Driven Economy", Umahi.

Friday, August 21, 2020
Ebonyi state Governor, Chief David Umahi has called on the people of the State including youths to engage in Agriculture as it remains a sure alternative to an oil driven economy. The Governor who stated this during the Launching/inauguration of State Chapter/Excos of the National Sesame Seed Ass ...

Bayero University Kano (BUK) Secures $20m World Bank Grant for Agric Research

Saturday, June 27, 2020
The Centre for Dry Land Agriculture, Bayero University Kano (BUK) has received $20 million World Bank grant for research and development of agriculture. Speaking at the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Dantata Foods and Allied Products and the Centre, the vice-chancellor, Prof ...

Bayelsa Back To Farm: The Right Decision For A Greater Bayelsa 

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Agriculture is pivotal to economic growth and a conscious effort to invest in it is catalytic to national development. Not only does it achieve the goals of food security, agriculture creates job opportunities for the teeming populace. Agriculture is an important sector in economies across the wo ...

Tunde Badmus lauds United States for training Nigerians farmers on agribusiness

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
The Chairman of TUNS Farms Nigeria Limited, Asiwaju Tunde Badmus has lauded United States for training Nigerians farmers on global best practices in agribusiness. Receiving the Consul General of the United States in Nigeria, Ms. Claire Pierangelo at his farm in Osogbo, Osun State, Badmus expresse ...

Zulum Urges animal resources ministry to expand production, engagemore youths in

Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Governor Babagama Umara Zulum of Borno State today, Tuesday, paid an early morning inspection visit to the Poultry Production Unit in the state 39;s Ministry of Animal Resources and Fisheries Development along Gamboru Ngala road in Maiduguri. He said his administration will support poultry produ ...

CBN to Offer Niger Delta Rice Farmers Single-digit Loan

Monday, February 17, 2020
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says rice farmers in Niger Delta area will now be offered single-digit loans. The decision is expected to boost production output as new local brands flood the market, resulting in a crash in price. The decision to offer the single-digit loan was made after a mee ...

IITA-ACAI to train 30,000 farmers in Abia, Benue, Oyo, Osun and Ogun states

Monday, November 18, 2019
About 30,000 farmers from Abia, Benue, Oyo, Ogun and Osun state will benefit from the training on the Six Steps to Cassava Weed Management Best Planting Practices, says Godwin Atser, ACAI Digital Extension Advisory Services Specialist today. The trainings are aimed at empowering farmers with ...

Cooperative Society Seeks Government Intervention

Monday, November 11, 2019
Members of the New Day Fadama Multi-purpose Cooperative Society in Ora, Edo state has called on the federal, state governments, noble Non- Governmental Organizations (NGOs) and well-meaning citizens in and outside the country to come to their aid by assisting them open up and grade the access road t ...

Delta Goverment, World Bank Establishes N35 Million Vegetable Farm

Thursday, October 10, 2019
The Delta state government in collaboration with the World Bank, bhas set up a N35 million cluster of 10 Green Houses for vegetable farming project at Ukala Okpuna, Oshimili north local government area of the state. The farm project is to be sponsored by World Bank in agreement with the state gov ...
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