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Circular agriculture, the model of the future

In September 2018, the Dutch minister for agriculture Carola Schouten announced that circular agriculture will become her main policy goal. Circular agriculture, also known...

Fake seeds, ‘ban’ on fertiliser: Inputs present plethora of challenges for...

There is a practise where ‘grains’ are sold to farmers instead of ‘seeds’, and when this is done, the eventual yield would not meet...

How dangerous are GMO foods in Nigeria?

Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) foods according to a school of thought can cause cancers and other diseases in humans, but to others, it is...

The 25 Most Innovative Ag-Tech Startups

By Maggie McGrath and Chloe SorvinoWhen our nation was founded 241 years ago, farming was the economy’s primary driver. By 1870, nearly half of...

How Do I Get My Farm Business Ready to Sell?

Selling a farm business is a full-time job, but if you prepare well, your return on investment will soar beyond the sunset you’re hoping...

How Science Is Shaping Agriculture In Nigeria

By Jim Rex-Lawson MosesFrom automated milking machines to computerized green houses; drones to satellites; apps to other scientific inventions; research findings to nutritional needs...

Insurance Bodies Posing Threat to Growth of Agribusiness in Nigeria

Even before her independence, Nigeria has always been known as a nation blessed with numerous natural resources within its confines, especially the admirable presence...

Human Health in Nigeria Threatened by Uncontrolled Usage of Herbicides

Scientists practising in the agricultural sector have issued a rallying cry to the Federal Government, NGOs (Non Governmental Organisations), and farmers associations to interfere...

Corporate Action And Inaction, The Benefit And Consequence For Nigeria’s Well-Being

By Jim Rex-Lawson MosesThe Cambridge dictionary defines well-being as the state of feeling healthy, and happy. Dictionary. Com, defines well-being as a good or...

Why Nigerian citizens shy away from agriculture?

Over the years, citizens of Nigeria have been fazed with several economic hardships, of which some are as a result of certain factors responsible...

Yellowing of plant leaves; causes, cures

Many farmers consider yellowing of crop leaves, which is named chlorosis, is attributable to nitrogen deficiency. Yellowing of plant leaves; causes, cures Therefore, to resolve the...

How Science Is Catalysing Biofortification Of Food To Curb Malnutrition And...

By Jim Rex Lawson MosesMalnutrition occurs when the body doesn't get enough nutrients. Causes include a poor diet, digestive conditions or another disease. According to...

Times are Changing – And so is Agriculture

There’s something about beginning a new year that brings hope and anticipation. While a certain amount of reflection is good, January is more about...

11 Seeds You Should Be Eating

Why Seeds? 11 Seeds You Should Be Eating Seeds are wealthy in vitamins and have many well being advantages. These small however mighty kernels are excessive...

Shea Butter Production: A $72 Million Yearly Potential Earnings From Shea...

Shea Butter Production: “At least 500,000 women in rural communities will be empowered by Kaiama Shea Butter Company, based in Quara, offering to plant...

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