NIHORT Boss lauds Makinde’s performance in agriculture development
Dr Abayomi Olaniyan, Executive Director, National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), Ibadan, has commended the giant stride of Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State, in agriculture development. Olaniyan spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Ibadan, on the assessment of two years of Gov. Makinde-led government in the state. “In the past…
Food security: NIHORT urges farmers to adhere to planting season
The Executive Director, National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), Ibadan, Dr Abayomi Olaniyan, says the planting season must not be missed by farmers, while preventing the spread of COVID-19.
Making gold mines of dry season farming
Fresh dry season farm products do command premium prices for various agricultural products. This is so in a free economy where forces of demand and supply play dominant roles in determining prices of products.
Expert makes case for improved plantain, pineapple production
Against the backdrop of their proven medical and industrial relevance, the Acting Executive Director, National Horticultural Research Institute, Ibadan (NIHORT), Oyo State, Dr. Abayomi Olaniyan has made a case for the massive growth of plantain and cassava by farmers.