Category: Agriculture and Farming

Committee Lauds Bauchi for Increasing Agric Budget by 2.6%
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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Committee Lauds Bauchi for Increasing Agric Budget by 2.6%

PH - May 23, 2018

The Bauchi State Public Finance in Agriculture (PFA) Budget Committee has commended the state government for increasing its agricultural budget…

How To Start Up An Egg Distribution Business
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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How To Start Up An Egg Distribution Business

PH - May 18, 2018

Egg is high in cholesterol and this makes it a perfect diet for growing children. It reduces risk of many…

8 Profitable Farm Ideas in Nigeria
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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8 Profitable Farm Ideas in Nigeria

PH - May 18, 2018

Farming in Nigeria has taken a dramatic turn to a better direction in recent years, creating jobs and opportunities for…

FG, John Deere Tractors Partner to Ease Farmers’ Access to Agricultural Mechanization
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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FG, John Deere Tractors Partner to Ease Farmers’ Access to Agricultural Mechanization

PH - May 14, 2018

The Federal Government through the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, FMARD has announced a partnership deal with Global…

Enugwu-Ukwu Women Revive Age-Long Practice In Anambra State
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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Enugwu-Ukwu Women Revive Age-Long Practice In Anambra State

MT - May 9, 2018

In the era of technological advancement, most traditional practices in Igboland as they relate to farming, marriage and other cultural…

AFDB to Facilitate Fertilizer Production in Nigeria
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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AFDB to Facilitate Fertilizer Production in Nigeria

PH - May 6, 2018

The African Development Bank (AFDB) has declared intentions to support fertilizer production in Nigeria with 100 million dollars. This decision…

‘Why Corps Members Will Henceforth Be Posted To Farms’ — NYSC Coordinator
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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‘Why Corps Members Will Henceforth Be Posted To Farms’ — NYSC Coordinator

MT - April 13, 2018

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says it will include farming and crop production as part of the one year…

Farmcrowdy Announces the Launch of 7,500 Acres of New Maize and Rice Farms
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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Farmcrowdy Announces the Launch of 7,500 Acres of New Maize and Rice Farms

PH - April 5, 2018

Farmcrowdy, Nigerian digital agriculture platform which allows Nigerians to venture in and sponsor agriculture, today announces the launch of 7,500…

Okomu Oil Palm Company To Partner With Ovia South-West LG
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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Okomu Oil Palm Company To Partner With Ovia South-West LG

PH - April 1, 2018

The Managing Director of Okomu Oil Palm Company Plc, Mr. Graham Heffer, has disclosed the readiness of his company to…

Palm Oil Will Start Sustaining Our State By 2020 – Abia Government
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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Palm Oil Will Start Sustaining Our State By 2020 – Abia Government

PH - March 29, 2018

The Abia State Government has announced that it will stop depending on allocation from the federal government by the year…

IDH, Rockefeller Foundation Partner to Support Nigeria Cassava Value Chain with a $2million Investment
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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IDH, Rockefeller Foundation Partner to Support Nigeria Cassava Value Chain with a $2million Investment

PH - March 28, 2018

IDH, The Sustainable Trade Initiative, has received a grant of a $2 million grant from The Rockefeller Foundation to the…

President Buhari Signs MOU Between Farmers, Rice Dealers
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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President Buhari Signs MOU Between Farmers, Rice Dealers

PH - March 13, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding between farmers, millers and rice dealers. The President described the…

President Buhari Launches Tractor Ownership Scheme In Plateau
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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President Buhari Launches Tractor Ownership Scheme In Plateau

PH - March 9, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday launched the Plateau State Tractor Ownership Scheme during his two-day working visit to Jos. The…

Audu Ogbeh’s Reported Claim On Rice Production Is Untrue – Thailand Ambassador
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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Audu Ogbeh’s Reported Claim On Rice Production Is Untrue – Thailand Ambassador

PH - March 7, 2018

Wattana Kunwongse, Thailand’s ambassador to Nigeria, has faulted a claim reportedly made by the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development,…

Nigeria’s Aquaculture, Artisanal Fish Production Drops In 2017 – Report
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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Nigeria’s Aquaculture, Artisanal Fish Production Drops In 2017 – Report

PH - March 2, 2018

The National Wet Season Agricultural Performance Survey (APS) 2017 recorded serious decrease in aquaculture and artisanal fish production in some…

10 Agricultural Business Ideas For Aspiring Entrepreneurs
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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10 Agricultural Business Ideas For Aspiring Entrepreneurs

PH - February 26, 2018

The demand for agricultural products both in Nigeria and the world at large will always be on the high side…

Meet Adetola Adeleke, The Founder of Green Fairy Farms
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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Meet Adetola Adeleke, The Founder of Green Fairy Farms

PH - February 5, 2018

In June 2016, Adetola Adeleke began the Green Fairy Farms in Epe in response to the dearth of technologically savvy…

Despite Recession, Agric Sector Records 3% Growth
Agriculture and Farming
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Agriculture and Farming
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Despite Recession, Agric Sector Records 3% Growth

PH - February 1, 2018

The Director-General, Budget Office of the Federation, Ben Akabueze, has revealed that despite the economic downturn fueled by recession, the…

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