PANOG harp on farm registration
Poultry Association of Nigeria Ogun State Chapter (PANOG) has called for enforcement of farm registration in the state, for the sustainable growth of the industry.
Ogun fish farmers lose N300m to flooding
Over N300m worth of fish, owned by famers at Erinwe Village in Ogun State have been washed away by flood. The Ijebu Development Initiative on Poverty Reduction owns the fish farm. Those washed away included matured ones.
Food processor lists benefits of daily cocoa consumption
The Chief Executive Officer of Spectra Industries Limited, Lagos, makers of Cocoa Powder, Mr. Duro Kuteyi has called on Nigerians to embrace daily consumption of Cocoa products, to enjoy its incredible medical benefits, which are entrenched with amazing healing power.
Oil palm plantation, cassava mill to cut import bill, create jobs
To internalise the backward integration policy and reduce importation of raw materials while developing the local economy, De-United Foods Industry Limited (DUFIL) has presented the Environmental Impact Assessment...
Poultry association identifies high cost of feeds, finance, others as threats
Poultry farmers, feed companies, animal scientists and technologists have identified high cost of feeds and financial facilities, feed contamination, poverty and low purchasing power, inadequate technical know-how among poultry farmers and absence of sustainable value chain development as some of the major challenges causing gluts, reduction of profitability and closure of farms. These were identified…
Farmcrowdy launches Crowdyvest for impact-driven projects
Farmcrowdy has launched a new initiative-Crowdyvest to foster a broader avenue for economic growth and build a system that will span across Nigeria...
Edo, Okomu, Terra Agric plan 5000ha oil palm project
The Agriculture Coordinator, Okomu Oil Palm Plc, Billy Ghanasah said the company is collaborating with the Edo State Government and Terra Agric Nigeria...
60,000 farmers to benefit from $200m APPEALS project fund
Sixty thousand farmers, drawn from six states will benefit from the $200m World Bank assisted project, under the Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement...
Obiano reserves 60 per cent of CBN’s N4 Bln grant for women
Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra said on Friday that 60 percent of the N3.5bn agriculture grant, secured from the CBN would be given to women farmers and entrepreneurs in the state.