Legislator empowers Akoko youths on livestock production
Boosting the participation of Nigerian youths in agriculture, the Federal lawmaker representing Akoko South East/South West Federal Constituency Hon. Kolawole Babatunde has partnered with...
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...
Mambilla tea factory, a pivot of rural development
The Mambilla Plateau tea factory, located in Kakara village of Sardauna Local Government Council of Taraba state, which had been abandoned in the past 20 years...
Groups opposes genetically modified maize, cotton
A consortium of farmers, environmentalists and civil society groups have urged the National Bio-safety Management Agency (NABMA) to halt approval for the commercial introduction...
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.