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7 Sep
Nestlé Professional Business, the out-of-home arm of Nestlé, has explained how Nigeria can improve its food business and production.
7 Sep
Prof. Lateef Sanni of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) has urged the Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute (NSPRI) to collaborate with universities and other research institutes to bridge the gap in food security.
7 Sep
Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) has organised a consultative forum to address gaps in agricultural extension service towards improving livelihoods of smallholder farmers.
28 Jul
Amidst cries by farmers that they are unable to go to the farm due to frequent attacks by herdsmen, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Mohammed Abubakar yesterday...
17 Nov 2021
Recent studies on Africa’s agriculture market project an estimated growth to $1 trillion by 2030. This shows that the continent’s agriculture industry has huge potentials. ..
4 Nov 2021
The African Agricultural Technology Foundation (AATF) has said it will empower 16 million farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa to become globally competitive using the best technology
12 Sep 2021
Determined to achieve food security in Lagos, the state government has restated its commitment to increasing food production by 50 per cent over the next four years, thereby creating new opportunities to feed itself and other states in Nigeria, as well as stimulating economic growth and prosperity through agriculture. The State Deputy Governor, Dr. Kadri…
17 Aug 2021
The Federal Government has unveiled the Plant Variety Protection Act (PVP) so that farmers can have access to quality seeds to boost food production in the country.
31 May 2021
A farmer, Mr Uche Ikenga, says irregular rainfall pattern being currently recorded may have adverse effects on food production in the country.
24 May 2021
Nigerian farmers and agricultural scientists have expressed optimism that food production will receive a boost as the southern governors have declared a ban on open cattle grazing in the regions.
14 Sep 2020
Agro Renewal Movement International (ARMI) Limited, in collaboration with Agro Empire Estate, has implemented an agro-allied and processing project in Ogun State to transform and boost the sector.
27 Aug 2020
Nigeria’s farm irrigation capacity of less five per cent of the arable farmland is too insignificant for a country of over 200 million people...

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