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Vegan Baked Cabbage Rolls

Vegan Baked Cabbage Rolls

Vegan Baked Cabbage Rolls stuffed with flavorful chickpeas, topped with tomato sauce, and baked to perfection in the oven. In these Vegan Baked Cabbage Rolls, chickpeas take the place of…

Check Out The New Technique Developed by a Farmers To Preserve Tomatoes

Check Out The New Technique Developed by a Farmers To Preserve Tomatoes

Vital Nduwimana hated how many tomatoes he lost every season. For years, his tomatoes started rotting just three or four days after harvest. He felt frustrated. Mr. Nduwimana explains: “I…

Tips On Post-Harvest Losses

Tips On Post-Harvest Losses

Post-harvest losses sometimes account for 50% or even higher, especially on commodities like tomato or fresh produce. But even in grains, where you don’t expect post-harvest losses…

Nigeria Spends $1bn to Import Tomato Paste —UNEP

Nigeria Spends $1bn to Import Tomato Paste —UNEP

THE United Nations Environmental Programme, UNEP, has lamented that the Nigerian government spent about $1 billion on importation of tomato paste. The African Regional Coordinator of UNEP, Dr. Richard Munang…

Aliko Dangote Opens Tomato Processing Factory In Kano

Aliko Dangote Opens Tomato Processing Factory In Kano

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote, has established a tomato processing factory in Nigeria with a view to help tackle unemployment. With this trend, Dangote is hoping to change tomato…

Local Tomatoes Wasting As N11.7bn is Spent On Importation Annually

Local Tomatoes Wasting As N11.7bn is Spent On Importation Annually

Despite being the second largest producer of tomatoes in Africa after Egypt, with the production capacity of 1.2 million metric tons annually, Nigeria is a net importer of tomatoes…

The Great Tomato Waste in Nigeria

The Great Tomato Waste in Nigeria

While tomatoes are cultivated in most states in the country, Jigawa, Katsina, Zamfara, Sokoto, Kaduna, Bauchi, Gombe and Taraba, Kano lead the pack in the commercial cultivation of the crop…

How I Turns Sales of Raw Fruit Juices to Real Business – Lawyer

How I Turns Sales of Raw Fruit Juices to Real Business – Lawyer

Commercializing sales of fresh fruit juices with no preservatives and packaging is a demanding business that many would think is not viable, but Tomi Sanni, a lawyer, has been able…

Starting a Value added business in Agriculture

Starting a Value added business in Agriculture

The surge of farmer-owned value-added processing has been rapidly developing. Producers of various commodities have begun to increase investment in their farming ventures, not by the traditional method…