Post-COVID-19: VC suggests measures to mitigate impact on food security, livelihood

The Vice-Chancellor, Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil, Professor Shehu Alhaji Musa on Thursday canvassed a renewed structural national action plan on agriculture...

Dantata Foods, cattle breeders partner to boost animal feeds productions

Dantata Foods and Allied Products Limited, says it is collaborating with Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN), to accelerate animal feeds productions. The...

NEWMAP trains 50 farmers in Kano on water, soil conservation

Nigeria Erosion and Watershed Management Project (NEWMAP) has trained 50 farmers in Kano on best practices in water and soil conservation in accordance with...

FG approves N13 bn for pest control in 12 states

The Federal Government has approved N13 billion as intervention fund for pest control in 12 northern states, to reduce the effects of COVID-19 on...

Dangote, Stallion, others boost Ekiti Agric sector with $50m investments

Ekiti State Government said it had issued a Certificate of Occupancy (C of O) to Stallion Group for a 10 million dollars rice mill...

FG develops standards for tomato value chain

Federal Government has developed draft codes of practices for the tomato value chain from planting, harvesting, processing and transportation to storage. This is in compliance...

FG Frowns At Indiscriminate Increase In Cost Of Rice

The Federal Government has frowned at the indiscriminate increase in the cost of local rice, saying it is dishonesty on the part of the...

Anchor Borrower: (Protest) Farmers Demand Investigation Of NIRSAL

Farmers from across the 36 states of the federation and the FCT are currently protesting in Abuja over what they described as fraudulent practice...

FEC Approves N13bn For Pest Control In States

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday in Abuja approved N13.9billion for the purchase of insecticides for pest control in states affected by quelea...

Fertilizer Fraudsters Risk 5-Year Jail Term As FG Unveils Law

Fertiliser fraudsters risk five-year jail term as the Federal Government on Tuesday unveiled the National Fertiliser Quality (Control) Act, 2019. The Minister of Agriculture and...