Nigeria ranked world’s largest emerging animal feed producer
The ALLTECH Global Feed ranking 2015 has ranked Nigeria as one of the World’s largest emerging animal feeds producers in the world with a better opportunity to penetrate the international animal feeds export market.
IITA, Ekimiks train youths in Agribusiness
For five days, commencing on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), in collaboration with Ekimiks Nigeria Limited and L.A consult will train youth in Nigeria ...
Group calls on women, youths to invest in agriculture
Former governor of Delta State, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan has urged women and youths to invest in agriculture. He stated this at SME 100 and Rubies Vocational School conference in Lagos.
Kano, Kebbi take lead in wheat production efforts
Barring any hitches in negotiations, the wheat farmers and up-takers of the commodity (Millers Association) would have arrived at the price at which the commodity goes to the buyers.
Traders commission rice mill, seek more investment
Nigerian traders, under the auspices of National Association of Nigerian Traders (NANTS), have charged all arms of government and foreign investors to invest more in local rice production.
Cocoa Farmers in Cross River lament low price, export opportunities
Cross River State cocoa farmers have decried poor pricing, lack of herbicides, processing plant, challenges with export and funding as their major challenges in the cocoa business.
Renaissance: Ondo explores ways to boost Cocoa Production
Goaded by frantic moves to save the state from the perpetual dependence on oil, Ondo State government has aligned with the Federal Government agricultural initiative of “One State.
Cocoa economy: Challenges of getting agricultural diversification right
Cocoa, the agricultural gold in the pod, continues to solve the substantial part of the economic challenges of nations that have committed themselves to exploiting all parts of its value chain.