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Maize one of the most sought after crops in Nigeria can be grown in most parts of the country. It does especially well in areas with medium amount of rainfall of between 800mm and 1100mm per annum. However, improved varieties...
The Rivers State edition  of the Regional Agro commodities Investment and Foodstuff Export training workshop organized by Agro News Nigeria in collaboration with MARIOK Agro Allied & Farms Ltd has been scheduled to take place on the 25th March,...
Nigeria is a country that is blessed with abundant agricultural produce and commodities. Some of these Agro commodities that offer a very promising and high prospect for income and wealth building include; - Soybeans, Hibiscus (Zobo leaf), Ginger, Garlic, Cashew nuts,...
The local foodstuffs exportation business is growing rapidly kudos to the rising number of Africans living abroad. This form of entrepreneurship was discovered by some locals who at one time traveled abroad to visit relations or do business and on...
Sweet potato is tropical herbaceous plant which, by the nature of its temperature requirement, can be grown throughout Nigeria. States like Kaduna, Kano, Zamfara, and Sokoto in the North-west are currently leading in its production in the country. A renowned...
Agro News Nigeria in collaboration with MARIOK Farms presents the second edition of the Lagos Agro commodities Investment and Export workshop. The workshop is billed to hold on the 18th February 2017 in Lagos. The Agro investment workshop and training...
The major concern of every farmer who sees farming as a business is how to increase the revenue or turnover of his/ her farm. However, the practice with many farmers is to sink money into farming without developing good farm...
By, Zibiri Mohammed One major form of animal farming that has not been adequately tapped by Nigerian farmers and agro investors is goat farming. Everywhere in the world, goat meat has been rated high in nutrition and very important alternative...
One of the major challenges confronting farmers in the country is their inability to properly store seed crops, which is responsible for aflatoxin and moulds in stored crops. In order to effectively tackle the issue, the Nigerian government in the...

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