Kebbi Govt. commences aerial spray against quelea birds
The Deputy Governor, Alhaji Samaila Yombe, who led officials of the state Ministry of Agriculture to Bagudo on Monday, said the government would spend N58 million to conduct the exercise.
Agricultural commodities exchange roundtable to discuss trading, opportunities
In order to take advantage of the opportunities of good returns on investments that will be opening in Nigeria’s growing Agricultural business, experts and stakeholders in the sector are converging in Abuja...
FMN sugar mill will reduce imports, create jobs, says Coumantaros
Truly, Nigeria’s backward integration is on course, at least from the investments of the Flour Mills of Nigeria (FMN) Group and the resultant outcomes that are visible at the Sunti Golden Sugar estate in Mokwa ...
UNIDO to position FIIRO for superior technology impact
The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) has strengthened its partnership with the Federal Institute of Industrial Research Oshodi (FIIRO) to foster better technology development in Nigeria.
IFAD president harps on tapping youth manpower
President of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Prof. Nwanze Kanayo has stressed need for the government to focus on rural transformation and also take advantage....
Abia raises CBN loan for farmers, signs agreement
Abia state government said it has secured one billion naira repayable agricultural loan from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for disbursement to genuine farmers in the State.
AGRA pledges funding for smallholder agribusiness
The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) has formed new implementation partnership platform with Nigeria Agribusiness Group (NABG), Seed Association of Nigeria...
Legume farmers in 11 states boost production, income
The goal of the N2Africa Project Nigeria to increase the adoption of inoculants, fertilizers and improved nitrogen-fixing legumes as well as facilitate sustained market access...