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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Nigeria, Arla Foods intensify talks on development of dairy sector

Following the recent meeting between the Prime Minister of Denmark, Mr. Lars Loekke Rasmussen and President Muhammadu Buhari, a high-powered Nigerian delegation from the...
Yam farmers want FG to establish yam conditioning centres to boost exports

Yam farmers want FG to establish yam conditioning centres to boost exports

Yam Farmers, Processors and Marketers Association of Nigeria has appealed to the Federal Government to establish modern yam conditioning centres for yams meant for...
Youths to cultivate 500 hectares of cassava in Auchi – AFAN chairman

Youths to cultivate 500 hectares of cassava in Auchi – AFAN chairman

Dr Mohammed Abdullahi, All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Edo North Senatorial District, on Monday said that youths in the area would cultivate 500...
Herdsmen/farmers crisis and the Nigerian Army example By Charles Ibekwe

Nasarawa farmers may lose harvests due to influx of herdsmen into state – AFAN

All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) says farmers in Nasarawa State may lose their harvests due to the influx of herdsmen, following the execution...
Bird flu kills 11,000 birds in 6 Plateau farms

Bird flu kills 11,000 birds in 6 Plateau farms

The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) in Plateau, said on Monday that avian influenza or bird flu, has resurfaced in the state, killing more...
Heritage Bank partners Oyo govt on economic diversification

Heritage Bank partners Oyo govt on economic diversification

  In line with the current drive by the government to diversify the economic and revenue base of the country, Heritage Bank and Oyo State...
New generation farmers meet to develop pig farming in Nigeria

New generation farmers meet to develop pig farming in Nigeria

The Association of Pig Promoters in Nigeria (APPN), a group comprised of new generation farmers, on has chatted ways to improve pig farming and...
Ogbe wants army personnel to invest in agric

Ogbe wants army personnel to invest in agric

The Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, on Monday urged officers and men of the Nigerian Army to join other Nigerians and invest in...
Fayose annuls 400 appointments at state varsity

Ekiti govt to begin planting of 250,000 trees

...as illegal tree fellers face 6-month jail term   Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayodele Fayose will on Monday flag off the planting of 250,000 trees as...
"Do not revenge Herdsmen Attacks" - Buhari appeals to victims of Attacks

Nigeria must feed itself, says Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Kaduna inaugurated Africa’s biggest hatchery and feed mill constructed by Olam Grains at the cost of over 150...