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WACOT Rice, Ownership And Food Security

Kebbi state has been in the news; and for a good reason. Since the rice revolution of Kebbi state began barely two years ago,...

Building Future Economic Leaders Through Agriculture

Subject relating to promotion of entrepreneurship among those who would be leaders of tomorrow is an idea whose time has come. It is timely...

Ede Cocoa Processing Plant: Aregbesola’s Lifeline For Cocoa Farmers In Nigeria

Smallholder cocoa farmers and other stakeholders are happy over the establishment of an elaborate cocoa processing plant in Ede, Osun State, and the third...

Machinery Ownership Alternatives For Small Farms

Owning farm machinery for small farms can be expensive and many small farmers struggle with justifying the investment. This is particularly true with specialized...

Trouble Looms If We Don’t Earn $15billion From Non-Oil Export By...

Non-oil export is generating controversy as some Nigerians argue that the export of agricultural produce like yam would create scarcity in the local market...

Top 10 Concerns Of Young Farmer

At any roundtable of young and beginning farmers, a few common themes seem to bubble to the surface as folks share stories and concerns....

Growing Agriculture Through Nuclear Solutions – Expert

We live in an age of technological revolutions and breakthroughs across all sectors of the economy are deeply intertwined and complement each other. For...

Farmlogs Launches On-Farm Research Network

The FarmLogs’ On-Farm Research Network is a collaborative program, which is dedicated to organizing and conducting unbiased research and independent analysis, and is open...

Exploring Mushroom’s Potentials For Nigeria’s Growth

To say that the discovery of crude oil in the late 1950s in Oloibiri community of Bayelsa State, Nigeria, was the last straw that...

Effects Of Uncontrolled Rosewood Exploitation In Nigeria

The present public forest estate which was acquired between 1900 and 1970 embraces 100,000km2 or 11 percent of the total land area of the...

Expert Advocates Consumption Of Vitamin ‘A’ Cassava

An expert in food and crops production, Jude Ohanele, has appealed to government at all levels to provide more farm inputs and implements for...

Nigeria’s Rice Farmers Enjoy Growth Amid Economic Crisis

Agriculture has been a beneficiary of steps to counter effects of dollar shortage Young men, ageing widows and local chiefs — even civil servants —...

Nigeria’s Non-oil Economy as Path to Diversification

Bashir Wali (acting Managing Director and CEO of NEXIM Bank) writes on the need for more actions aimed at diversifying the economy and foreign...

Tips For Adding 50 Pounds To Weaning Weights

The weight of a bag of feed – in extra calf weaning weight seems like a worthy goal. It could add up to $100...

How To Boost Your Yields

Ever wonder how to break though yield barriers? Or maybe how to tweak your crop rotation to make sure it’s firing on all cylinders?...