Nigeria has been ranked as the largest producer of yam by Food and Agricultural Organization, FAO, as the country produces about 60% of the the product globally. The Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of...
The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Godwin Emefiele, has disclosed that Nigeria imports cassava derivatives valued at about $600 million annually. Mr Emefiele disclosed this at a meeting With State Governors of...
No fewer than 30,000 farmers from Abia, Benue, Oyo, Ogun and Osun states will benefit from the training on the six steps to cassava weed management and best planting practices in November. The training...
The government of Nigeria has has established a Help Line centre for farmers in Maiduguri to enhance access to extension and farmer support services in the northeast. The establishment of the centre was a...
The Dangote Group has pledged to change Nigeria from a nation that imports rice to a major exporter of the staple food. The group said that its 150,000 hectares rice farmlands in Jigawa, Kano,...