Stakeholder seeks review of FG’s import policy on barley
This doesn’t appear to be the best of time for stakeholders in the Sorghum industry, as lack of stability in government policy has pushed the sub-sector to the brink of collapse.
Farmer tasks FG on opening of dams to boost fish production
The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, recently disclosed that government is planning to open up over 200 underutilised Dams across the country.
NASC Institutes Centre of Excellence, begins capacity upgrade for staff
The Director General of NASC, Dr. Philip O. Ojo, who disclosed this during the three-day capacity building training programme for the non-directorate cadre members of staff of the agency drawn from Umudike, Abia State...
World Bank tasks farmers on how to boost agriculture
A World Bank assisted programme in Africa, West Africa Agricultural Productivity Programme (WAAPP), has revealed that farmers do not need huge capital to be successful ...
NRCRI trains, empowers 20,000 on root, tuber crops value addition
The National Root Crops Research Institute (NRCRI), Umudike, Abia State, through its ‘Training and Empowerment Programme for host communities ...
Farmers get reward in Candel’s Be A Millionaire Promo
The Candel Company Limited has rewarded farmers in the last stage of its Be A Millionaire Promo, derived from the Cleanfarms project, aimed at eliminating ...
African Development Bank plans investment in four states
In its efforts to actualise the Sustainable Development Goal of achieving food security by 2030, the African Development Bank (AFDB) has disclosed plans to invest in four states of the federation to end hunger.
Animal college trains 400 in poultry production
To cushion the effect of the economic recession, the Federal College of Animal Health and Production Technology, Ibadan, Oyo State, has concluded the training of 400 people in poultry brooding, rearing, egg .....