Nasarawa state agriculture project to engage 500 youths – Gov. Sule

Gov. Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State says his administration’s first agriculture project to be sited at Doma Local Government will engage 500 youths in...

Kano approves 1,000 hectares for commercial fodder production

Kano state government has approved 1000 hectares of land for lease, for commercial, large scale animal feed production, under the Kano State Agro Pastoral...

Dantata Foods, BUK partner to improve dryland farming

Dantata Foods and Allied Products on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Centre for Dryland Agriculture (CDA), Bayero University Kano, to...

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...