Cellulant raises $47.5m for Farmers in Africa

Kogi govt. targets massive production of rice by December

The Kogi Government says it expects a massive rice production from the 3,000 hectares of rice farms across the state by December. The Commissioner for...
Why Nigerians should shun wildlife trade – NCF

Why Nigerians should shun wildlife trade – NCF

Illegal killing, smuggling and other forms of illicit trade in wildlife do not only hurt the economy and the ecosystem, they also fuel organised...
Election: NYSC urges Police to protect Corps members, expresses fear over fake kits

NYSC posts 700 agric graduates to Plateau on gov’s request – Coordinator

The NYSC Coordinator in Plateau, Mrs Olufunmilayo Akin, says 700 corps members, who are graduates of agriculture and allied courses, have been posted to...
Ogun tells residents to plant trees

Ogun establishes three new forest ranges

Ogun State Government has established three new forest ranges in addition to existing ones, as part of its effort to curb illegal logging activities...
Catfish Farmers urge FG not to introduce VAT to fish production

Catfish Farmers urge FG not to introduce VAT to fish production

The Catfish Farmers Association of Nigeria has urged the Federal Government to have a rethink and drop the idea of adding Value Added Tax...
Farming activities resume in Jigawa

ANALYSIS: Preserving rainwater for all-season farming

Agriculturalists note that water remains cardinal to farming but they observe that farming somewhat relies on rainwater in Nigeria, especially among subsistent farmers. According to...
CBN promises to maintain price stability, external reserves to safeguard Naira

Foreign exchange: Rice, wheat importation gulps N1trn annually – CBN

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, said that importation of rice and wheat gulped over N1 trillion in...
LG chief lauds Amosun’s agricultural policy

LG chief lauds Amosun’s agricultural policy

The Director of Agriculture, Sagamu Local Government, Mr. Oduwole Fateru has said that the present administration of Senator Ibikunle Amosun had been given much...
Cellulant raises $47.5m for Farmers in Africa

CBN approves compensation for 550,000 rice farmers affected by flood

The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) said the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has approved compensation for over 550,000, rice farmers affected by...
We are working on credible plan to get Nigeria out of poverty – Osinbajo

Commercialise results of your research, Osinbajo tells IITA

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday advised the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA),Ibadan, to commercialise the results of ...