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Obaseki signs bill establishing Edo College of Agric into law

Obaseki signs bill establishing Edo College of Agric into law

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo, on Monday, signed the bill establishing the Edo State College of Agriculture and Natural Resources into law. He said the essence of the law was to have three schools of…

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How Nigeria can turn maize production to revenue spinner – DFID

How Nigeria can turn maize production to revenue spinner – DFID

In the bid to boost maize production in Nigeria by smallholder farmers, the Business Innovation Facility (BIF), an initiative of the Department for International Development (DFID), has identified key constraints bedevilling its production in Nigeria.…

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VP Osinbajo speaks on technology application in agriculture

VP Osinbajo speaks on technology application in agriculture

The Vice President of Nigeria, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has given his position on digital technology application in the agricultural sector, saying that it has the potential to revolutionize the sector, not only in Nigeria but…

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Jigawa government promises to support farmers’ cooperatives

Jigawa government promises to support farmers’ cooperatives

The Jigawa government has announced that it will support all farmers’ cooperative groups in the state. This announcement was made by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agricultural and Natural Resources of the state, Alhaji Gambo…

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Permanent secretary urges agric ministry staff to ensure food security

Permanent secretary urges agric ministry staff to ensure food security

Outgoing permanent secretary in the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Bukar Hassan, has urged all staff of the ministry to remain committed to the goal of achieving national food security for the…

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