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.
Stakeholders want ownership of agric bank transferred to farmers
Stakeholders in the palm oil production sector have called on the Federal Government to transfer ownership of Bank of Agriculture (BOA) to farmers to guarantee food security.
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.