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‘Over 7m Nigerians face food crisis from June-August

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Over seven million people are expected to be in food crisis between June and August, the March 2020 Cadre Harmonisѐ (CH) Analysis Outcome for...

Boosting farming through agribusiness TV

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Entrepreneurs are making agriculture more attractive to youths by showcasing stories about people who are into agribusiness. They are using Agribusiness TV, DANIEL ESSIET...

How coronavirus is impacting on agro exports

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Major world economies are slipping into a ‘near-halt’ due to the pandemic coronavirus. Experts say Nigerian agro exporters could find themselves in a state...

DG NBMA Meets Staff Over Corona Virus Outbreak

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The Director General/Chief Executive Officer of the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA)Dr Rufus Ebegba has met with the management and staff of the Biosecurity...

Eight digital tools developed by IITA that every smart cassava farmer...

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Africa is a major producer of cassava in the world, but many farmers are recording low yield per hectare (less than 10 tons per...

Greenhouses protect crops from ultraviolet sun rays, pests ⁠— Expert

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A greenhouse farming expert, Mr Chuba Chukwuka, has reiterated the benefits of greenhouse farming in the protection of crops from ultraviolet sun rays and...

Take Advantage Of Cage Culture Initiative, Fish Farmers Urged

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 Lagos State Government has implored fish farmers in the State to take advantage of the Cage Culture initiative, as it is ready to...

Provide Enabling Environment For Farmers To Avoid Food Crisis, Govt Urged

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LAGOS – The three tiers of government, the federal, states and local government have been urged to take the agriculture sector seriously by providing...

We found the genes that allowed plants to colonise land 500...

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The world 500 million years ago looked very different to today. The land was bare, with only bacteria, fungi and algae able to survive...

8m farmers to benefit from 16,000 geo-clusters scheme – NIRSAL

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The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) says eight million farmers will benefit from its 16,000 Geo-Clusters Scheme across the country. Mr...

Father of Cassava, Dr. Dixon, proffers strategies on how researchers can...

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The Director of the Development and Delivery Office of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Dr. Alfred Dixon, has called for multiple linkages...

IITA Board of Trustees thumbs up Dr. Sanginga-led growth initiatives to...

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For the eighth time, the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) has given a vote of confidence and...

Agribusiness: GIZ-SKYE Partners FarmAgric Foundation to Train 500 Youths

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The programme Skills Development for Youth Employment - SKYE funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by...

UNDERSTANDING HOW AFLATOXIN WREAKS HAVOC

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Aflatoxin is the shadowy companion that walks alongside every African. Young or old, rich or poor, we are all at risk from its deathly...

COMMUNIQUE OF ICERIA 2019

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COMMUNIQUE OF THE 2019 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND EXPO ON RESEARCH AND INNOVATIONS IN AGRICULTURE HOSTED BY AGROBUSINESS TIMES AT THE INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR INTERNATIONAL...
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