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Government to Invest N3.5bn in Agric equipment

Government to Invest N3.5bn in Agric equipment

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, said the Federal Government would invest N3.5bn in 60 enterprises for the leasing of agricultural equipment. The minister explained that…

Vacancy: Cassava Value Chain Advisor at Chemonics International Inc.

Vacancy: Cassava Value Chain Advisor: at Chemonics International Inc. Chemonics International Inc., a leading international development firm based in Washington, D.C www.chemonics.com seeks qualified candidates for a…

FG To Provide Free Farm Inputs To Farmers

FG To Provide Free Farm Inputs To Farmers

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development says it will provide more farm inputs to farmers in areas not directly affected by the flood to boost production. Dr Akinwunmi Adesina…

ATA Nigeria Boosts Food Supply By 8.1m Tonnes In 120 Days

ATA Nigeria Boosts Food Supply By 8.1m Tonnes In 120 Days

The Federal Government, through its Agricultural Transformation Agenda (ATA) has increased domestic food supply by 8.1 million tonnes in 120 days, according to the Minister of Agriculture and Rural…

Govt. to Introduce Flood Resistant Rice – Dr Akinwunmi Adesina

Govt. to Introduce Flood Resistant Rice – Dr Akinwunmi Adesina

The Federal Government is partnering with the International Rice Research Institute in the Philippines towards the introduction of flood resistant rice in the country. The Minister of Agriculture, Dr Akinwumi…

Cassava Association Urges Nigerians to embrace Cassava Bread

Cassava Association Urges Nigerians to embrace Cassava Bread

The Nigeria Cassava Grower Association on Wednesday appealed to Nigerians to embrace the Federal Government’s cassava policy. The Lagos State Treasurer of the Association, Mr Funmi Dawodu, told the…

Expert Advises on Impending Food Shortage

Expert Advises on Impending Food Shortage

Mr Pat Udofia, a Consultant on agriculture issues, on Wednesday advised the Federal Government to provide effective harvest technology programme to forestall an impending food scarcity. Udofia told the News…

Lagos Markets Agricultural Commodities Prices

Lagos Markets Agricultural Commodities Prices

Agricultural Commodity and Foodstuff Prices from Markets in Lagos Nigeria. Best view on a PC…