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10,000 farmers in Kaduna to Benefit from World Bank Grant

Good news in the Nigerian agricultural sector as it has been announced that about 10,000 small scale farmers in Kaduna State are coming close...

FG to partner The Netherlands on seed development

Nigeria's Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has "let the cat let the cat out of the bag" as he revealed...

No changes yet after senate, FG ban importation of oil

Palm oil as an agricultural produce is supposed to be a resource that could sky rocket the development of national economies, due to its...

How Nigerians Neglect Local Wheat Production

How Nigerians Neglect Local Wheat Production: Although, the Federal Government of Nigeria on several occasions made efforts towards enhancing productivity in the wheat industry...

The Constraints of high poultry production cost experienced by Nigerian farmers

Agriculture as a business venture in the Nigerian society is widely regarded as a very tedious venture by most citizens of the country, even...

Rice Farmers Enpowered with Large Scores of Rice Meals by FG

Good news to Nigerians as Federal Government has reportedly enpowered farmers and millers in different regions of the nation with a staggering number of...

NBMA C.E.O Urges Citizens To Snub Negative Info About GMO

Director General and Chief Executive Officer of the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA), Rufus Ebegba has issued a rallying cry out to Nigerians not...

IFAD to boost Nigeria’s agro sector

Nigeria's agricultural sector is on the verge of receiving a massive boost as the International Fund for Agricultural Development, IFAD divulged their readiness towards...

‘Food self-sufficiency impossible without functional irrigation facilities’

Functional irrigation facilities: The Managing Director of the Lower Niger River Basin Development Authority, Dr Adeniyi Saheed Aremu, has raised the alarm for extra...

NBMA Act: Strong for a Robust Biosafety System– Ebegba

The Director General/CEO, National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA), Dr. Rufus Ebegba has said that the NBMA ACT 2015 is strong enough to ensure a...

We’ll begin production of ethanol, glucose syrup from sweet sorghum soon

Nigeria will in the first quarter of 2019 begin the production of ethanol and glucose syrup from sweet sorghum for industrial use. In this...

1,252 farmers get Lagos Agric Value Empowerment Support

The Lagos State government has supported a total of 1,252 farmers in various farming enterprise, to boost their productive capacities in line with the...

‘Limited protectionism will further boost agribusiness’

As the nation enters 2019, the National President of All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) Architect Kabiru Ibrahim expressed hope for a better agribusiness...

Farmers favour use of organic fertiliser for fruit, vegetable farming

Zero Hunger Commodity Farmers Association (ZHCFA) has called for exclusive use of organic fertilisers for the production of fruits and vegetables that are consumed...

Nigeria Leads West African Sub-region On Biosafety

Nigeria Leads West African Biosafety: The Director General of the National Biosafety Management Agency Dr Rufus Ebegba has said that Nigeria has been mandated...

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