Institute advocates policy shifts as VC identifies agric hurdles, solutions
Shifting in policies, consumption patterns and behavior for positive agricultural and economic development of Nigeria and its people is the focus of discussion as academics, farmers and policy formulators brainstormed in Ilorin, Kwara State, on the challenges confronting agriculture and food security.
FG boosts rural agribusiness via ARMTI as nine communities get N7m
The Federal Government has empowered nine farming communities with N7 million agribusiness seed funds meant to improve its existing agricultural enterprises, boost their incomes and improve on their standards of living.
ARMTI canvasses inclusion of smallholder farmers in export
The Executive Director of the Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Dr Olufemi Oladunni, has declared that if the full benefits of the agriculture sector would be reaped, leading to effective diversification of the economy....
ARMTI to train smallholder farmers how to export
The Federal Government has approved a three-day sensitization to train smallholder and medium-scale farmers how to add value to their products, export and generate wealth for themselves and the country.
Small-holding farmers are more efficient than large-scale ones, says ARMTI
• Trained over 5000 in four years • Retains 20-25% in agribusinesses Dr Olufemi Oladunni, the Executive Director of the Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Ilorin, Kwara State, spoke with Head of Agro-Economy Desk, FEMI IBIROGBA, on the importance of capacity development, small-holding farmer empowerment and demand-driven research activities to agriculture, food security…
FG, ARMTI train women, youths on cassava value chain
The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, in collaboration with the Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Ilorin, Kwara State has trained women and youths in cassava value chain development.
ARMTI lauds FG on vocational training funding for women
The Executive Director of Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Ilorin, Dr. Olufemi Oladunni has lauded the Federal Government...
ARMTI trains 200 value chain developers
The Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Ilorin, Kwara state, has trained over 200 agricultural officials...
FG to create agri-preneurship programmes for youths, women
The Federal Government has said that it would continue to churn out various agri-preneurship programmes for youths and women as a stopgap for gainful employment.
ARMTI plans seminar on traditional institutions role in agricultural and rural development
Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (ARMTI), Ilorin will on Thursday March 15 this year present to the public a national seminar entitled; ‘Harnessing the Potentials of Traditional Institutions for Integrated Agricultural and Rural Development in Nigeria.’