Forward movement in local substitution
The FGN has boosted rice paddy production, over that past two years annual paddy production has increased to 17mmt from 5mmt. Furthermore, the FGN is in the process of securing 200 rice mills, which it will supply at a discount.
Lagos to boost rice production
The State Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. Suarau Isiaka, who said this at the ongoing ministerial press briefing at Secretariat, Alausa, encouraged private sector operators to invest in rice processing to meet the demands of the people.
BUA Group partners Kano farmers on rice production
Group Executive Director, Strategy and Innovation of BUA Group, Kabiru Rabi’u said, “BUA remained genuinely committed to government’s resolve to reduce the nation’s dependence on imported rice by boosting
Chevron partners Niger to improve rice production
Oil giant, Chevron Nigeria Limited (CNL), has entered into partnership with the Niger State Government for the training of graduates of agriculture for the purpose of improving rice cultivation and production.