Oil palm growers commend Buhari, CBN for empowering small holder farmers
The Oil Palm Growers Association of Nigeria (OPGAN) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for empowering smallholder farmers under the Anchor Borrower Programme (ABP).
Accessing CBN’s oil palm intervention funds is very difficult, says Ibru
The focus on agriculture by the Federal Government of Nigeria and the intervention funding initiatives are a welcome development no doubt.
155,000mt palm nut cracker plant launched to bridge sector’s deficit gap
To bridge the huge deficit gap in the palm nut cracker sub-sector, a 155,000-tonne capacity palm nut cracker plant has been built in the country.The Golden Seed Fats and Oils Limited, responsible for the investment has also built a 100,000-tonne palm kernel shell milling plant to boost the sector.