Monday, February 18, 2019
Change in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says OgbehChange in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says Ogbeh

FG to assist fish farmers meet global demand – Ogbeh

Chief Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, says the Federal Government will assist fish farmers to attain the full potential of the...
Access to finance key to growth of agric sector — Fayemi

Access to finance key to growth of agric sector — Fayemi

The Governor of Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Wednesday said that access to finance was one of the most critical factor to the...
Bello urges Nigerians not to lose hope in democracy

Kogi produces 4m metric tonnes of cassava annually – Bello

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi says the state is producing over four million metric tonnes of cassava out of the 58 million produced nationwide...
Oyo Govt. releases N204m for payment of gratuities

Ajimobi calls on Agric research institutes, farmers to evolve demand-driven projects

Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has called on agricultural research institutes and farmers in the state to embark on demand-driven projects, based on...
Cellulant raises $47.5m for Farmers in Africa

FAO tasks African Govts on right policies to boost rice production

Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has called on African countries to put in place the right policies, strategies and appropriate institutional mechanisms to boost...
Cellulant raises $47.5m for Farmers in Africa

Ondo to partner Lagos on rice production

The Ondo State Government says it will partner with the Lagos State Government on rice production. The Commissioner for Agriculture in the state, Mr Adegboyega...
Change in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says OgbehChange in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says Ogbeh

Ogbeh commends CBN 9% lending policy

Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, has commended the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) new nine per cent lending policy...
Change in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says OgbehChange in grazing patterns will address farmers-herders clashes, says Ogbeh

FG targets production of 8m tonnes of rice in 2018 wet season

The Federal Government says it is targeting the production of eight million tonnes of paddy by rice farmers across the country in 2018 wet...

Cellulant raises $47.5m for Farmers in Africa

After raising $47.5m from the Rise Fund, a global impact investing fund managed by growth equity platform, TPG Growth, Cellulant, has pointed out that...
Lake rice subsidised by N1bn since inception — LASG

Lake rice subsidised by N1bn since inception — LASG

The Lagos State Government on Thursday said that it had subsidised the lake rice brand to the tune of N1 billion since it rolled...