Snail Farming: Agribusiness with huge potential most farmers ignore
Snail farming is one of the sustainable, money-spinning Agribusinesses that most Nigerians ignore. Also known as heliculture, snail farming is a process of raising edible snails for human consumption or cosmetic purposes.
2023 Presidential Election: Tinubu meets with Farmers in Niger State, promises to revamp Agric Sector
Presidential candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has promised to revamp the agricultural sector for optimal performance if elected president in the next year’s general elections.
Tinubu meets farmers, Agro Commodity Groups Monday
The Presidential Candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress(APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will on Monday continue his engagement with another strategic sector of the economy in a town hall meeting in Minna, Niger State capital.
LASCODA organises study tour for LASU Students on Coconut Value Chain
As part of measures to boost food production and promote the Coconut Value Chain, the Lagos State Coconut Development Authority (LASCODA) has organised a study tour for 300-level students of the Department of Botany, Lagos State University (LASU).
Ogun Govt to resuscitate Garri Processing Factory
The Ogun Government says it will resuscitate the Modern Garri Processing Factory in Ode-Remo, Remo-North Local Government area and make it a model through the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) arrangement.
Dangote clinches multiple awards in Agric, others
Dangote Industries Limited (DIL), has won Awards after clinching first position as ‘Large Farmlands’ owner, and leading ‘Agro Processors’ and ‘Inputs Suppliers’ in the Country.
World Egg Day: Poultry farmers call for increased egg consumption
The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) has called for increased consumption of eggs because of their immense health benefits.
Lagos partners SWAgCo on rice production
The Lagos State Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the South-West Agricultural Company (SWAgCo) on rice production as part of efforts to boost food production in the State.
U.S. announces project to improve cocoa value chain in Nigeria
The United States Department of Agriculture’s Food for Progress programme has entered into a cooperative agreement with the Lutheran World Relief to strengthen the cocoa value chain in Nigeria.
EU inaugurates €1.3bn Nigeria Green Economy Project
The European Union (EU) has inaugurated the ‘Team Europe Initiative (TEI) Nigeria Green Economy’ project aimed at stimulating sustainable climate-smart agriculture and renewable energy for economic growth and diversification.