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Lagos Commences Enforcement On Unwholesome Meat Transportation

The Lagos State government has reiterated commitment towards attainment of food security and hygienic environment, noting that the two areas occupy the front burner...

FG Warns Of Beef, Dairy Products Scarcity

The federal government has raised the alarm on the rising demand for beef in the country, vis-a-vis its availability, saying the gap could lead...

Veterinary Council Advocates International Standard For Abattoirs

The Veterinary Council of Nigeria has appealed to state governments to embrace the international standard in building abattoirs in their various states, to ensure...

Kano Residents Consume 2, 245 Slaughtered Animals Daily

Authorities say 2, 245 animals are slaughtered daily in four abattoirs in Kano metropolis daily for public consumption. Dr Shehu Bawa, Director, Veterinary services in...

Nigeria To Build Hubs In Jeddah, Others For Food Exports –...

The Federal Government plans to build Nigeria Heritage Cities in Jeddah, Houston and other cities across the globe that have huge Nigerian populations to...

Nigeria To Prosecute Illegal Importers Of Frozen Fish

The Federal Government says it will henceforth arrest, prosecute and fine illegal importers of frozen foods into the country through the land borders and...

Portugal, Nigeria Partner To Enhance Tropical Agriculture, Food Security

The Portuguese Minister of Science, Technology and Education, Professor Manuel Heitor has indicated the interest of Portuguese government to partner with the National Biotechnology...

FG To Enact `Meat Hygienic Act’ To Regulate Abattoirs

The Federal Government has commenced the process of enacting a `Meat Hygienic Act’ to regulate the operations of abattoirs and slaughter slabs in the...

Health Benefits Of Honey

Honey is one of the oldest sweeteners on earth. Lucky for us, it also has many health benefits and uses. Honey is so good,...

Health Benefits of Brassica oleracea (Cabbage)

Cabbage (Brassica oleracea var. capitata) is associated with vitamin K, vitamin C and vitamin B6. It is also an excellent source of manganese, dietary...

Health Benefits Of Ginger

Ginger (Zingiber officinale) is surprisingly the most widely used dietary condiment in the world today. It’s actually part of the plant family that includes...

Health Benefits of Lycopersicon esculentum (Tomatoes)

Tomatoes are excellent source of vitamin C, biotin, molybdenum and vitamin K. They are also a very good source of copper, potassium, manganese, dietary...

How To Boost Vegetable Production For Export – Experts

Vegetables are very nutritious crops widely cultivated and consumed by humans around the world. It has been recently reported that vegetable scarcity has hit the...

Minister Charges Oyo Rice Farmers On Output

The Minister for Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has urged farmers in Oyo State to set the pace by increasing rice production, packaging and branding...

High Food Prices: FG Opens Grain Reserves In Two Weeks

The federal government will open the national grain reserves in the next two weeks if the prices of food continue to escalate, Minister of...