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Buhari Has Performed Better Than Any Govt In Agriculture ― Nanono

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Sabo Nanono on Wednesday, said that the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari had outperformed any other...

Updated: N100bn livestock budget won’t include foreign pastoralists, NEC

The National Economic Council, NEC, yesterday approved N100 billion for National Livestock Transformation Programme, NLTP with a declaration that it does not accommodate foreign...

Food crisis, inevitable in Nigeria –Experts

Experts in the agriculture sector have warned that Nigeria may be hit by food crisis, except proactive measures were taken to change the tide...

FG seeks increase in livestock production

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mohammed Nanono, has said that livestock production has to increase in quality and quantity by about 60...

As Stakeholders Move To Reposition Agriculture As Mainstay Of Nigeria’s Economy

Agriculture which was the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy before the discovery of crude oil, from 1960 to 1969, accounted for an average of 57.0...

Flood: Register farms with insurance scheme to avoid total loss —...

Flood: Govt. urges farmers to insure farms Mr Adegboyega Adefarati, the Ondo State Commissioner for Agriculture, on Wednesday urged farmers in the state to register...

How Lagos And Ondo States Drive Agric-Business Development

The recent 3rd edition of the First Bank Agric Expo in Lagos was an opportunity for some states in the country to share strategies...

CORAF, NASC chart ways to improve farmers use of...

Betty Amihere  Northern Regional EditorIn a bid to address issues of low yield productivity experienced  by farmers,  the West and Central Africa Council for Agriculture Research...

Ways Nigerian Government, states can treat agriculture as business

The Green Alternative, a policy and strategy document of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture says, “The new policy regime, tagged the Agriculture Promotion Policy...

Do more to revamp agriculture, economy, Clark urges FG

Elder statesman, Chief Edwin Clark, has called on the Federal Government to do more to revamp the agriculture sector and the economy.Clark, in an...

WOFAN , AFAN decry high cost of fertiliser

By Betty Amihere, Northern Regional EditorDespite government efforts at reducing the cost and improving accessibility of fertilizer to farmers, stakeholders in the agricultural sector...

Bagudu tasks commercial banks to increase their loan portfolio...

By Betty AmihereThe Kebbi State Governor and Chairman, Presidential Task Force Committee on Rice and Wheat Production, Atiku Bagudu, has appealed to Nigerian commercial...

FG to partner private sector to establish industrial processing zones

From Betty Amihere, AbujaAs stakeholders in the public and private sector converge to seek ways that will see Nigeria attain self sufficiency in food...

Buhari is making Nigerians hungry again

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari was by profession a soldier. Like many retired military men, he is a farmer by vocation. Given his electoral promises, the...

Israel to help Nigeria fight insecurity

The Israelis authorities, Monday, announced that it will partner with the Federal Government to address numerous insecurity challenges currently confronting the country, especially to...

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