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4 days ago
The Executive Director, Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute (NSPRI), Dr Patricia Pessu, has said the Federal Government is determined to ensure reduction in post-harvest losses through storage.
15 Nov
About 190 improved small-scale post-harvest storage facilities have been distributed to farmers in Oyo State by the Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute (NSPRI).
28 Oct
The Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute (NSPRI), Ilorin, Kwara State, last week, began the distribution of storage facilities and COVID-19 palliatives to farmers in five states.
22 Jun 2021
Good agricultural, post-harvest and packaging practices have been described as imperative for Nigerian farmers, aggregators, food processors and exporters to break barriers to international markets.
3 May 2021
The Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute (NSPRI), Ilorin, Kwara State, has been commended for impacting on its immediate environment through it’s proven agricultural technologies.
21 Dec 2020
Attracting youths into agriculture requires ingenuity, resourcefulness and careful designs. Though most youths jump training opportunities, not all are interested or passionate about food production or allied businesses.
30 Nov 2020
Agricultural and economic experts, among other professionals, are unanimous in their optimism that given the right interventions, support and basic training, youths in Nigeria can transform the agricultural and food production systems.
30 Nov 2020
The Nigerian Stored Product Research Institute (NSPRl), in llorin, has harped on reducing the youth unemployment through agricultural training programmes.
15 Apr 2019
As part of solutions to the challenges in agriculture, and to fast-track agro-economic development and diversify sustainably, a dedicated trust fund to finance agricultural...
14 Mar 2019
Beans, maize, dried peppers, gingers and other food grains being contaminated and rejected in the international markets can now be better preserved as the Nigerian Stored Products Research Institute....


24 mins ago
The United States announced Friday that it was suspending 44 Chinese passenger flights from America to the Asian giant in response to restrictive moves by Beijing on US carriers under its Covid-19 protocols. China maintains strict controls over border entry including slashed flights and a "circuit breaker" policy where routes are halted if too many…
47 mins ago
Germany will send a field hospital to Ukraine, Defence Minister Christine Lambrecht said on Saturday, while once again rejecting Kiev's calls for weapons delivery as fears of a Russian invasion grow. Berlin has already delivered respirators to Ukraine and severely injured Ukrainian soldiers are currently being treated in Bundeswehr hospitals, the minister told Welt am…
57 mins ago
Fighting raged for a third day Saturday between the Islamic State group and Kurdish forces in Syria after IS attacked a prison housing jihadists, in violence that has claimed over 70 lives, a monitor said. The assault on the Ghwayran prison in the northern city of Hasakeh is one of IS's most significant since its…
5 hours ago
Amid the current efforts by the Rivers State government to rid the state of artisanal refineries, otherwise known as Kpofire and save the people from its damaging effects...
6 hours ago
Organized Labour in Kogi State said it has adequately mobilised its members for an indefinite strike over the non-implementation of minimum wage in the state...