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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...
GINGER The Nigerian ginger is highly sought for. The demand for ginger in Nigeria outweighs its production. It is a seasonal Agro commodity that has a wide range of domestic and commercial value and uses. You can trade your ginger...
Sesame Seed, also called benniseed is the most sought after vegetable oil in the world as its industrial ingredients can be used for the production of margarine, canned sardine, corned beef, soap making and ink and is well preferred...
Nigeria is the leading producer of Shea nut and butter in the world. However due to issues around quality, the nation is yet to fully tap into the benefit of the expanding market for Shea nut and butter. The oil...
Agric commodities trading and investment is an agribusiness enterprise that has come to stay in Nigeria. Below are some of the Agro commodities that would sure yield optimum profit for any investor and start ups who venture into trading the...
Over the years I have had the rare priviledge of working with Agric start-ups. From those setting up in livestock production (Fish Farming, Poultry, Snail etc) to crop production and also the commodities and food stuffs sector. I have also...
Greenhouse farming technology is an innovation that is gradually making its way into the Nigerian agricultural sector. It is farming under a confined controlled environment as against the traditional open field farming. The structure can be made of glass or...
Fish farming like other business has its pros and cons. And truthfully it is a very lucrative and yet a money draining business. I have read articles about how lucrative the business is and how to invest and reap millions....
Palm kernel/ Palm kernel oil (PKO) business is a highly lucrative business but one that requires a lot of knowledge and experience. Palm kernel is largely traded and sought for, due to its highly in – demand oil – Palm...

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