We are adopting all-inclusive solution to tackle food waste, says Biteye
Food loss and waste is an all-inclusive problem, eliminating it requires an all-inclusive solution that looks across the global food system to identify where the biggest losses occur and provide incentives for solving the problems at the root.
BETAMARK offers new lifeline to tomato farmers, processors
While noting that tomato crop suffers a 40 per cent loss, valued, between farm and market, he explained that the machine would help in increasing local processing capacity, create jobs, and save scarce foreign exchange.
Experts seek youths involvement in solving agriculture, industrial challenges
Moved by the need to feed the ever-increasing population, youths have been urged to make use of the areas impacted by agricultural technology to develop machines for productivity and profitability.
Osun sets stage for massive rice production
The Osun State government is on the verge of becoming the hub for rice production in the Southwest, with its recent move to focus on rice cultivation, as part of its agricultural policies.
Experts task farmers on organic farming
Farmers have been enjoined to embrace organic agriculture export, to raise the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the country and expand its economies.
Expert regrets dwindling number of practicing farmers
The President of Excel Multipurpose Cooperative Society, Kayode Vincent has rued the dwindling numbers of practicing farmers in the country, stating that diversification is not the wholistic approach...
Presidential initiative on fertilizer kicks off
As the planting season commences, the Presidential Fertilizer Initiative has kicked off across the country, to provide farmers with fertilizers at affordable rate. A bag is expected to be sold at N5, 500, as against the initial price of N10, 000.
Expert advocates consumption of vitamin ‘A’ cassava
An expert in food and crops production, Jude Ohanele, has appealed to government at all levels to provide more farm inputs and implements for enhanced food production for farmers in Imo State.