Agricultural biotechnology will help to improve crop yields in Nigeria -US

THE United States has said that advances in agricultural biotechnology will help to improve crop yields in Nigeria and...

Adesina meets Nigerian delegation, offers support for food security with five strategies

THE President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group Akinwumi Adesina has received a high-level Nigerian delegation led by...

How Nanono squandered opportunity to rejig Nigeria’s agriculture

ON August 19, 2020, a newly appointed Minister of Agriculture Sabo Nanono was told by journalists that the closure...
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Food crisis looms in Anambra

...As climate change, govt neglect cripple business for women farmers By Aloysius ATTAH, Onitsha IFEYINWA Mbonu, a small-scale farmer in Anambra...

Deaths, thorny debts: Inside Nigeria’s largest pig farm where farmers lost billions to African swine fever

FOR Olanrewaju Ajabi, a pig farmer resident in Oke-Aro, Ifo Local Government Area of Ogun State, the year, 2020,...

Anchor Borrowers Scheme and dashed hope of cotton farmers in Adamawa

BASED on his enlistment as one of the beneficiaries of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN’s Anchor Borrowers Program in Adamawa State for the 2020 wet planting season, James Ezra, had high hopes regarding his new found occupation. He looked forward for a good harvest during the year as a cotton farmer, especially having been enlisted as a member of the National Cotton Association of Nigeria (NACOTAN).
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