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 Poultry farmers in Ilorin have commended the Federal Government for banning importation of chicken, which has increased productivity and availability of markets. The farmers, who spoke in separate interviews in Ilorin on Sunday expressed their delight as demand for chicken...
Anambra State government has announced plans to export one million tubers of yam, as well as other vegetables to the United Kingdom. Governor Willie Obiano, who made the disclosure in Obosi, Idemili North Local Government Area of the state, also...
In an effort to increase food production, the Kebbi State Government has procured 300,000 tons of fertilizer for farmers under its short and long term plans . The State Commissioner of Agriculture, Alhaji Muhammad Garba disclosed this to newsmen  during...
Sokoto state governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal will procure no fewer than 50, 000 metric tons of fertilizer for the state farmers in this farming season. The 50, 000 metric tons of the fertilizer will cost the state five billion naira. Making...
Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra state on Friday, commissioned Lynden Farms, a poultry farm located on a 75 hectare piece of land in Igbariam. This is one of the first agricultural projects facilitated by the Anambra State Investment Promotion...
Thirty six communities in Jigawa state have lost their farmlands covering 12,000 hectares to a Chinese company for sugarcane plantation. The state government gave the farmlands to Messrs Lee Group- based in Kano for N2.1 billion. The state government has confirmed...
Butchers Association in Anambra State has expressed worry over absence of cattle market and functional abattoirs in the state. It said lack of the facilities has negatively affected the prices of cow meat as people could not bring in cows...
Edo State governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has assured Edo people that the abandoned fertilizer plant at Auchi would be up and running in the next three months, creating the first set of employment to the people. Obaseki made the disclosure...
The Benue State government has said that at least 21,000 hectares of land will be cleared at various locations in the state to make it accessible to farmers. Governor Samuel Ortom made this known in his recent 2017 budget speech...
The Oyo State government is set to empower 717 cassava and rice producer under the state’s funded Anchor Borrower’s programme. The state commissioner for Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development, Barrister Oyewole Oyewumi said 450 cassava  producer and another 267...

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