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How to Use Beneficial Insects Against Unwanted Insects In Your Garden

Introduction While for some people, insects might seem unappealing, so many creepy crawlies are beneficial insects for your garden. There are some bad bugs in...

How Beekeeping Business Thrives

Beekeeping is a business opportunity with social, economic, and ecological benefits that requires min­imal time, labour, and resource.   For its immense relevance to human health...

How To Grow Cabbage

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“GMOs‘ll Come When We Are of Age” – Prof. Malachy Akoroda

Government should invest in agriculture to minimize the degree of food importation and this can be achieved provided there is strategic planning over a long period of time.

How Netherlands Is Impacting Agricultural Development In Nigeria

By Ogunfuyi Ayomikun Peter Michel Deelen is the head of office of the Netherlands Embassy in Lagos. He came to Nigeria in August, 2014. Before...

“Government Should Lift The Ban On GMOs”

“Government should lift the ban on GMOs to enable farmers reap the benefits of this Technology”

Transport Cost Erased With The Introduction of Green-House – Humphery Otalor

Mr. Humphery Otalor is the Marketing Communications Manager of Diezegoff. He has been with the company for over two years and has been supportive to the organization both in the agricultural and communication division, marketing communications and campaigns.

Cellulant Is Africa’s One-Stop-Shop For Payments – Bolaji Akinboro

“Our platform provides end users easy, reliable and secured access to mobile and payment services from their mobile phone and through our expansive agent network.” Cellulant CEO

“Support From Government To Agricultural Research Is Limited”

“We will appreciate more support from the government; such support can come in form of putting in place the necessary resources or by simply engaging the research institutes through funding to encourage investment in agriculture.”

INTERNATIONAL

EVENTS/TRAINING

FCMB Gets $50m From AFDB, Increases Lending To High Impact Businesses

Women empowered businesses and local enterprises involved in agribusiness,...

Experts Identify African Yam Bean As Solution To Nigeria’s Malnutrition

IBADAN – Experts and other key stakeholders in the...

U.S.-Africa Trade & Investment Global Summit (USATIGS-2019): Meet Our Speakers

Florence Torson-Hart: President, US-Ghana Chamber of Commerce Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch Florence Torson-Hart is the current Board Chair of the US-Ghana Chamber of Commerce headquartered in...

EDITORIAL

FARM MANAGEMENT

NEWS

Oyo Begins Training Of 3,300 Youths In Agribusiness – Makinde

The Oyo State Government has signed a memorandum of understanding with the CSS Global Integrated Farms in Nasarawa...

Despite ‘self-sufficiency’ claim, Nigerians battling with soaring price of rice

The declaration by the President of the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN), Aminu Goronyo, few weeks back,...

FCMB Gets $50m From AFDB, Increases Lending To High Impact Businesses

Women empowered businesses and local enterprises involved in agribusiness, manufacturing, health care, and renewable energy will have access to...

Experts Identify African Yam Bean As Solution To Nigeria’s Malnutrition

IBADAN – Experts and other key stakeholders in the agriculture and food sector have identified African Yam Bean (AYB)...

SPECIAL REPORT: Distraught Borno farmers displaced by Boko Haram languish in IDP camps

Farming, the commonest means of livelihood in these impacted areas, remains a difficult, nearly impossible enterprise due to...

Need For Farmers, Agribusiness Players To Embrace CBN-NIRSAL, NAIC Insurance Schemes

LAGOS  – Farmers’ associations, government at all levels and non-governmental organisations have been urged to mobilise farmers to...

Goat Farming/ Fattening Business (2)

 Sheep Uda has a convex face; long, large legs; and long, large and pendulous earlobes. Uda rams have horns...

Take Advantage Of Huge Potentials In State’s Agricultural Sector, Sanwo-Olu Tasks Investors

LAGOS – Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Lagos State Governor, has called on the private sector to take advantage of the...

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FMARD PROGRAMMES

The Green Alternative : Nigeria’s Agriculture...

The Agriculture Promotion Policy 2016-2020 document, “The Green Alternative ” is the outcome of...

Staple Crops Processing Zones (SCPZ)

This idea focuses on attracting private sector agribusinesses to set up processing plants in...

The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System For...

The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) – a new innovative mechanism...