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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...
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Herdsmen destroy farm, poison dam in UNILORIN

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has decried the destruction of the University’s multi-million naira research and training farms by...

How to harvest rain water for agricultural purposes

Rain water harvesting is one of the most effective methods of water management and water conservation. It involves collection and storage of rain water...
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Buhari inaugurates $150m poultry, feed mill in Kaduna

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday inaugurated the $150m (N30 billion) Integrated Feed Mill, Hatchery and Breeder Farm in Kaduna. Middle East Olam International Business Head,...

Creating employment and boosting the economy through improved agricultural productivity

Agriculture is a very important tool for achieving the Millennium Development Goal. Developing Agriculture in Nigeria remains one of the key tenets of President...

Government to Empower Farmers With Irrigation Scheme

Yobe Commissioner for Agriculture Mustapha Gajirema says the state government will empower farmers in Nguru and Muguram with irrigation scheme before the end of...
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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...

How Digital Technology Is Changing Farming in Africa

According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the world population will reach 9.1 billion by 2050, and to feed that...

El-rufai inaugurates 3,000-capacity tractors assembly plant in Kaduna

Governor Nasiru El-rufai of Kaduna State has inaugurated a tractor assembly plant of Springfield Mahindra in Kaduna that would produce 3,000 tractors yearly. With the...
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WHY AGRICULTURE IS HOPE FOR THE FUTURE GENERATION

Agriculture is the earliest industry known to man. Even in the pre-historic times, the caveman practiced agriculture unconsciously and consciously in order to get...