FEPSAN, others target 3.9 million farmers for Insurance
To tackle climate change risk effects on farmers in the country, Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN), in partnership with the Pan-African agricultural insurance advisory firm has unveiled an innovative insurance package for smallholder farmers.
EPSAN applauds FG for banning NPK fertiliser importation
The Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN) has applauded the Federal Government’s total ban on the importation of all blends of Nitrogen Phosphorous and Potassium (NPK) fertilisers. In a statement, FEPSAN President, Mr Thomas Etuh, said the move would stop the importation of poor quality NPK fertiliser blends into the country. Etuh said…
Ban on fertiliser will encourage smuggling
Experts in the agricultural sector have warned the Federal Government to reconsider its position on the ban placed on importation of fertiliser, predicting that the policy will encourage smuggling of the product through the country’s porous borders. Recall that the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), in an official circular, signed by its Director, Trade &…
FG approves six blending plants for 2018 PFI production programme
Federal Government has given approval to six additional blending plants for the production of fertilizer in Nigeria under the Presidential Fertilizer Initiative.
‘Nigeria may begin exportation of fertilisers in two years’
The Chairman of Fertilisers Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN), Thomas Etuh, has disclosed plans to begin mass exportation in the next two years.