Adopting technology in livestock farming, trading

Livestock are domesticated animals raised in an agricultural setting to produce labour and commodities such as meat, eggs, milk, fur, leather, and wool. The term...

Ogbeh visits IDP camp, sensitise beans farmers on storage procedures

Barely one month after his first visit to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Beans Farmers Market in Auta-Baliffe, Karu, Nasarawa state, the Minister of...

FG, IFAD restates commitment to food security – Blueprint

The federal government and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) have agreed to strengthen collaboration to support rural farmers with funding to ensure...

Access Bank carts away 5 awards at CBN Sustainability Awards

Access Bank Plc, has emerged winner in five categories of the 2018 Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility Awards, SERAs. At the...

Firm To Establish 10,000-Hectare Farm At UNILORIN

Oriental Energy Resources Ltd., an oil company, is to establish a commercial farm in University of Ilorin. Towards this, Alhaji Muhammadu Indimi, the executive chairman...

Farmers’ Field Day showcases tropical legume III

Smallholder farmers in Benue State are excited that they no longer have to contend with low quality cowpea seeds which often yield little or...

In Mauritius, Sugar Cane Means Money, Renewable Energy

Far out into the Indian Ocean where it is forced to be self-reliant, the island nation of Mauritius is weaning itself off fossil fuels...

Technology: New Satellites to Protect Agriculture in Africa

An early warning system that relies on satellites to avoid the devastation of African farmers’ crops...

Eti-Oni Cocoa Festival: Oyetola Promise To Support Agriculture And Tourism

Executive Governor of Osun State, Mr Gboyega Oyetola said his administration is working towards partnering individuals, communities, organizations as well as local and foreign...

Buhari lauds Nigerians over ‘$21bn’ savings on food import

President Muhammadu Buhari has lauded Nigerians for curbing excessive taste for foreign products, which he said has positioned the country for food self-sufficiency and...

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