NCAM urges states to patronise local techs for agric mechanisation
The Executive Director of the National Centre for Agricultural Mechanisation (NCAM), Dr Yomi Kasali has decried the alleged high rate of importation of substandard tractors into many Nigerian states.
‘Why government should develop fish farming, processing’
The Federal Government has been urged to boost aquatic farming in Nigeria to grow the nation's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and halt incessant importation of fish into the country. According to the Executive Director of National Centre for Agricultural Mechanisation (NCAM), Ilorin, Dr Yomi Kasali, fish farming in Nigeria remained at a low ebb due…
NCAM boss urges halt to fish importation
Nigeria as a nation blessed with many rivers and oceans should promptly stop further importation of fish to boost its Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
NCAM canvasses resuscitation of farm settlements for job creation
The Executive Director of the National Centre for National Centre for Agricultural Mechanisation (NCAM), Ilorin, Dr Yomi Kasali...
NCAM trains 100 tractor operators, equipment fabricators
The Federal Government has trained 100 young people on tractor operation and fabrication of agricultural equipment.
FMARD sets to train 200 on fabrication of agro tools
The Federal Ministry of Agriculture has concluded plans for the training of over 200 Nigerians for the fabrication of relevant local agricultural tools and machines, to boost food production.
NCAM canvasses localisation of agric technologies
The Executive Director of National Centre for Agricultural Mechanisation (NCAM) Ilorin, Dr Yomi Kasali has canvassed agricultural training, technological adaptation and knowledge sharing based on peculiar needs of geo-political zones of Nigeria for greater outputs and improved Gross Domestic Products (GDP). Kasali, while addressing participants at a course of training on N-Agripreneur in Milling and…
NCAM boss seeks subsidy on agricultural equipment for farmers
The Acting Director of National Centre for Agricultural Mechanization (NCAM), Ilorin, Dr. Yomi Kasali has canvassed governmental subsidies for Nigerian farmers purchasing agricultural equipment.
NCAM seeks subsidy on Agric equipment for farmers
The Acting Director of National Centre for Agricultural Mechanisation (NCAM), Ilorin, Kwara State, Dr. Yomi Kasali has canvassed government subsidies for farmers purchasing agricultural equipment, to boost their productivity.
NCAM boss deplores dominance of agricultural sector by ageing population
Kasali said if the youths are not mobilized to farm with adequate training and modern equipment, commercial farming may soonest go into an extinction in Nigeria.He spoke at the weekend in Ilorin during the closing ceremony of the training of youths and women on Integrated Agricultural Entrepreneurship.