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Katsina Increases Farmers’ Mechanization Access With 225 Tractors

Springfield Agro Limited, a subsidiary of Kewalram Chanrai Group, in partnership with Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd have launched collaboration with the Katsina State government...

Ogbeh Tasks Agric Varsities On Core Mandates, Food Production

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has assured lecturers and students engaged in non- agricultural studies in the country’s three...

Flood Destroys N100m Estimated YAGEP Rice Farms In Delta

— Victims seek govt intervention An estimated sum of the N100m Youth Agricultural Entrepreneurship Programme (YAGEP) farms were yesterday destroyed by heavy down pour of...

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 Revive 6 Fertiliser Plants Soon

The Nigeria Government is to revive six fertilizer blending plants before the end of the year, through the Infrastructure Unit of its Sovereign Wealth...

Osinbajo Commissions N10b WACOT Rice Mill In Kebbi

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has commissioned WACOTRice Limited’s state-of-the-art rice mill, with capacity of processing over 120,000 metric tonnes of paddy per...

Diseases, Pests Threaten Nigeria’s $6b Annual Turnover From Maize

♦ Importation Is The Remedy-Toromade The maize industry is currently challenged by an array of diseases and pests, especially armyworm caterpillar, stem borers; and Corn...

Katsina Onion Farmers Expect Bumper Yield, Begin Harvest This Month

The influx of farmers into onion cultivation this year is pointing towards a bumper harvest of the produce in Katsina State, Daily Trust can...

‘Why Nigerian Farmers Should Embrace Air Tractor Technology’

Uche Odozor is the Managing Director, AG Aviation Nigeria, operator of Air Tractor, an agricultural plane used for spraying agrochemicals, fertilizer and seeding in...

How To Grow Carrot

Carrots are very easy to grow as long as you appropriately prepare the soil before planting, your carrots will thrive in almost any climate....

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...

WACOT Rice Mill Targets 500,000mt; 53,500 Jobs

TGI Group, the parent company of WACOT Limited, has disclosed that it intends to increase rice milling capacity in Nigeria to 500,000 metric tonnes...

Nigeria Begins Registration Of Yam Farmers For Export

Yam Farmers, Processors and Marketers Association of Nigeria says it has commenced the registration of its members in the 36 states of the federation...

Katsina Onion Farmers Expect Bumper Yield, Begin Harvest This Month

The influx of farmers into onion cultivation this year is pointing towards a bumper harvest of the produce in Katsina State. It has been a...

Olam’s N20bn Poultry Hatchery, Feeds Projects ‘Ready Next Month’

To an average poultry farmer and producer of feeds in the North, the news that Olam, a company with massive investment in rice and...