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Commercial goat farming is becoming increasingly popular across the country. This is because goats are non-seasonal animals and their meat is in high demand nationwide. According to the FCT Department of Agriculture, the number of goats consumed in Abuja alone...
One of the biggest challenges that confront beans and grains farmers and merchants in the country is how to effectively control weevils and beetles in their stored products. This has led to the indiscriminate use of excessive chemicals by many...
A pilot dry season wheat production project in three local government areas of Bauchi State is expected to provide 8,000 metric tons of wheat for Nigerian milling companies to meet the needs of confectionaries in the country. The local governments...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has stated that the production of rice locally has increased to 70per cent following the introduction of the Anchor Borrowers Programme by the federal government. Head of Development Finance Department of the Bank, Mr....
The Coordinator of natnudO Foods' Broiler Outgrower Scheme tagged natnuPreneur, Mr. Gbolade Adewole, has disclosed that only 30% of chicken consumed in Nigeria every year is produced locally. In an interview, he said that as a result of the...
The Minister of State for Agriculture, Heineken Lokpobri, on Thursday said that there was no law banning importation of maize into the country. He made this known when he appeared before the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development in...
The Zuma FM Agricultural harvest festival has been successfully concluded after two days of activities that was geared towards providing a platform for the rural farmer in and around Suleja, Niger, FCT, Kaduna, Nassarawa and Kogi states. Present at the...
The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, says rice importation into Nigeria has dropped by 95 per cent in the last two years. Ogbeh said this on Thursday in Abuja at the first Annual NACCIMA-NIRSAL Agribusiness and...
One thousand three hundred Kano State farmers received training on measures to adopt in addressing agronomic problems as a way of improving agricultural practices in the state under World Bank’s Transforming Irrigation Management in Nigeria (TRIMMING) project. Speaking to newsmen...

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