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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...
Cucumber farming is one venture that the profitability could actually surprise anyone who dares to go into it with the right knowledge and skills. While thousands of young men and women are busy seeking for employment and white collar jobs...
Starting poultry farming in Nigeria is an ideal business to venture because of its lucrative turnover and huge consumption rate of chicken products in Nigeria. At the moment there exists a huge market potential for chicken and poultry products in...
The Nigerian economy has slipped into recession, the big question now is, how do we come out of it? Agriculture seems to be the only way out of poverty, food scarcity and current unemployment challenges in Nigeria today, especially...
Virtually every day, at the Agric Investment Unit of Agro News Nigeria, we get numerous calls and enquiries from Nigerians, who want to join the Multi – billion Cashew Nuts trading and processing business. With Cashew investors and traders in...
Soybean is a species of legume, widely grown for its edible bean which has numerous uses. The plant is classed as an oilseed rather than a pulse. Nigeria is the largest producer of soybean in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). SOURCING Soya beans is...
Nigeria is a nation abundantly blessed with agricultural resources and vast agricultural products. From the North to the South, East to the West of Nigeria, there are abundant varieties of agricultural products and resources that are found to grow and...
The raising of snails for food is called Heliculture (Snail farming). Snails are hermaphroditic (capable of self-fertilization) in nature; this means that each snail has both the male and female reproductive organs. Snails reproduce rapidly; they are capable of...
Many poultry farmers in Nigeria don’t usually pay attention to guinea fowl farming but experts say farming the birds is quite easy and economical. The Managing Director, Dan-Hassan Livestock and Poultry Services, Madugu House, Katsina, Malam Musa Rabo Dan-Hassan, said...
LET’S DISCUSS EVERYTHING ABOUT SETTING UP A PLANTAIN FARM. What is a Plantain? Plantains are a member of the banana family. They are a starchy, low in sugar variety that is cooked before serving as it is unsuitable raw. Unlike starting other...

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