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Morocco Hosts Symposium On Phosphate Derivatives, Innovation

Morocco Hosts Symposium On Phosphate Derivatives, Innovation

In the pursuit of their commitment to promote technological, scientific, and industrial innovation for sustainable agriculture, OCP Group and Mohammed VI Polytechnic University are organizing the 5th International Symposium on Innovation and Technology in the…

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Afe Babalola Donates N5.8million To Farmers In Ekiti

Afe Babalola Donates N5.8million To Farmers In Ekiti

Founder of Afe Babalola University Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD) Chief Afe Babalola has donated cash gift worth N5.8million to farmers in Ekiti state to improve their farm exploits. No fewer than 48 farmers benefitted from the largesse…

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Ogun Govt Tasks Cashew Farmers On Processing

Ogun Govt Tasks Cashew Farmers On Processing

The Ogun State Government has tasked cashew farmers in the state, to consider processing their produce before exportation through the agricultural value chain. Stating this was the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Mrs.…

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Ogun targets higher cocoa tonnage, quality produce

Ogun targets higher cocoa tonnage, quality produce

The Special Adviser to Ogun State Governor on Agriculture, Dr. Adetunji Oredipe, said the state has devise strategies towards improving quality of Cocoa produced in the state. He challenged stakeholders in the cocoa industry to…

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How states, geo-political zones respond to FG’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme

How states, geo-political zones respond to FG’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme

. South-south, Southwest Farmers Allege Marginalisation . A Total Of N171.35b Committed As At July-CBN . Political Farmers Benefitted In Cross River-Nakanda . Every Registered, Captured Farmer In Southwest Benefitted-RIFAN . Farmers Have Received The…

Experts harp on use of technologies to boost food production

Feeding over 200 million Nigerians requires generation, improvement and widespread application of various home-grown and adapted technologies, innovations and farmer education, experts have said. Over 30 million farmers in Nigeria should produce enough food for…

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Sterling Bank plans to invest more than N10 Billion in education sector by 2020

Sterling Bank plans to invest more than N10 Billion in education sector by 2020

Sterling Bank has identified Education as one of the sectors to focus its investment and also make a meaningful impact on the Nigerian economy. It identified the sector as one of the five critical sectors…

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Association says Nigeria can generate billions from Coconut subsector

Association says Nigeria can generate billions from Coconut subsector

Nigeria has the potential to generate over N10 Billion annually from farmers and agro-business entrepreneurs through the coconut subsector, according to the National Coconut Producers, Processors and Marketers Association of Nigeria (NACOPPMAN). Speaking with newsmen…

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ABP: Oyo State Committee holds inaugural meeting

ABP: Oyo State Committee holds inaugural meeting

As suggested by Oyo state government via the state ministry of agriculture that a committee be constituted,  the State Anchor Borrowers Program Committee has held its inaugural meeting on Thursday in Ibadan. During his address…

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FMITI, ECCC launch commodity associations

FMITI, ECCC launch commodity associations

The Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Investment in collaboration with the Export Commodity Coordinating Committee (ECCC) has launched ten commodity associations in a bid to meet Nigeria’s food security target. The event which held…