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Six weeks after rice farmers promised downward review of the price of rice across the country, it appears there is no succour yet in sight for Nigerians as the price has continued to increase astronomically.
The Minister of State for Environment, Chief Sharon Ikeazor, has assured that National Biosecurity Policy and Action Plan will improve areas of infrastructure, technology and advocacies as frontiers to ensure prevention and preparedness to Biothreats.
Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) has called on the National Assembly’s Committee on the review of the 1999 Constitution to reinstate the clause on the ‘right to food’ allegedly deleted in the Constitution’s amendment bill.
No fewer than additional 58 integrated rice mills have been facilitated through various initiatives of the Federal Government in the last seven years, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has disclosed.
A cost-effective, safe and automated dryer (dehydrator) has been designed and fabricated by a young Nigerian based in Lagos with a passion to minimise post-harvest food losses.
Industrial and agricultural revolutions have always been at the centre of most agro-economic policies of the government with the objectives of diversifying the base of the economy using crude oil as a springboard.
Samaru College of Agriculture (SCA), of the Division of Agricultural Colleges, Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Samaru, Kaduna State, has called on the Federal Government, states and local government authorities to revive agricultural extension services.
In its bid to encourage more active and passive farmers through return on investments, Titan Farms has hinted that efforts to pay all investors of the company are being intensified.
The National Institute for Freshwater Fisheries Research (NIFFR) has empowered 1000 people in aquaculture and allied agri-business in Kogi, Ogun and Lagos states.
The Federal Government has acquired soil testing laboratory and geographic information system aimed at boosting food security, suitability and capability of land for the sustainable production of different crops and land use.
Goat farming plays a very important role in the economy of the traditional smallholder farming system in Nigeria. This is not unconnected to its huge domestic demand as one of the main meat and milk-producing animals.