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Why Nigeria needs to increase import tax on starch to 60%...

The chairman of Harvest Feeds and Agro Processing Limited, Goke Adeyemi, in this interview speaks about the need to increase the tax on imported...

C-CPF Scheme To Increase Food Production–Lokpobiri

The Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development, Sen. Heineken Lokpobiri, said the ministry is preparing a scheme for cottage settlement plants (C-CPF) to promote...

Special force nabs 3 suspects fuelling herdsmen-farmers violence

Sani Ahmed a.k.a gunrunner, arrested by the Special Force, coordinated by ONSAA special force structure, coordinated by the Office of the National Security Adviser...

FG’s Agriculture Policy Intervention Strengthening Smallholder Farmers

Tthe federal government after years of neglect of the agricultural sector, beginning in 2010 and 2011, began a major reform of the...

Snake Rearing A ‘Profitable’ Enterprise – Official

Snake Rearing: Abubakar Ballah, the Officer-in-Charge of Snakebite Therapy and Research Centre, Kaltungo, Gombe state, has urged Nigerians to embrace snake rearing to boost their financial standing.

FG Partners Ogun To Enhance Fish Farming

Fish Farming: As a part of measures to alleviate poverty and deal with unemployment, the federal government has reiterated its readiness to work with the Ogun State government in the development of fisheries within the nation to create wealth distribution.

FG calls for value addition to address trade imbalance –

The secretary of the government of the Federation, Boss Mustafa, spoke on Friday at the Forum of productive capacities and investment cooperation of Nigeria...

Oyo State And IITA Seal Pact To Develop Agriculture Policy And...

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) and Oyo state government today signed a deal to develop an agricultural blueprint for the state, and...

NBMA Gets Victory In Court

The National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) has won a case instituted against it by the Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) over a permit...

Snakes And Scorpions On The Farm Cannot Cease Abuja Farmers

"Abuja Farmers" After Esther Panya (not actual identify) was bitten by a scorpion on the farm, initially of this year’s farming season in Jikwoyi...

“Cash economy” fuels Boko Haram, ISIS

The predominance of the monetary economy is the main factor fueling the heinous activities of Boko-Haram and other terrorist groups in the Lake Chad...

CBN Interest Rate On Agric Loans Outrageous — Ogbeh

"Agric loans" The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Audu Ogbe criticized the nine per cent interest rate on agricultural loans provided to farmers...

Malay Apple unfolds business opportunities for farmers, exporters

"Malay Apple" For apple lovers, farmers with cash crops and others in the field of processing and exporting apples, an amazing opportunity to create...

How to ensure quality certification of produce

"How to ensure quality certification of produce" To prevent further deviation of the country's agricultural products in international markets, the Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Service...

Researchers List The Economic Use Of Cassava peels

"Cassava peels" Thanks to innovations and technologies, cassava peels have shifted from environmental inconvenience to important economic materials used in animal feed and mushroom...

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