Man sets record with 2,363-pound gourd at pumpkin weigh-off

The winner of the 44th World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off had the heaviest pumpkin recorded in the history of the San Francisco Bay Area competition.The...

World Food Prize goes to African Development Bank president

The son of a Nigerian farm laborer who rose out of poverty to earn graduate degrees in agricultural economics and spent his career improving...

18 bio-fortified food varieties released in Nigeria – Official

Eighteen bio-fortified varieties comprising six vitamin A cassava, eight vitamin A maize, two orange sweet potato and two iron and zinc sorghum, which are...

Ways Africa can increase farm productivity and boost growth

Countries that have developed successfully have shifted resources from agriculture to manufacturing. The Green Revolution benefited most regions of the world, particularly East Asia...
Blue Fertilizer

FG promise farmers steady supply of fertiliser

The Presidency on Sunday said four million bags of 50 kilogrammes of fertiliser would be given to farmers before the end of the year. The...

FAO rekindles food sustainability in Northeast through dry season farming

The launch of the dry season farming in the Northeast states of Borno, Yobe and Adamawa by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), appears...

Army Cattle Ranch receives farm equipment from FG

The Nigerian Army has said that it would continue to invest in the nation’s livestock sector to support the officers and men of the...
cardamom

HEALTH IS WEALTH

3 AMAZING HEALTH BENEFITS OF CARDAMOM. Cardamom is a spice that originated in India, Nepal, and Bhutan. Today, it is available in most tropical...

Africa urged to process cocoa, produce chocolate

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has advised that it is time to process cocoa and produce chocolate in Africa, and to end the continent...
Audu Ogbeh

No threat of food scarcity in Nigeria – Agric Minister

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh has stated that there is no threat of food insufficiency in Nigeria. According to him, in...