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Commodities & Statistics

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Garlic is second most widely used amongst cultivated Alliums after onion. Its pungent smell could be very unpleasant when perceived fresh but when added to meals gives the meal a delightful fragrance. Garlic is widely recognized today as a health...
Cashew is an agro export crop. Cashew is currently being cultivated for its kernel, a repository of all classes of nutrients which is traded world-wide. Nigeria is one of the top ten Raw Cashew Nut (RCN) producing countries in the...
INTRODUCTION Cocoa is the second major non-oil foreign exchange earner in Nigeria. Cocoa is the leading agricultural export of the country and Nigeria is currently the world's fourth largest producer of Cocoa. SOURCING Cocoa is produced mainly in 14 states namely; Ondo,Cross...

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