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The Dangote Group and the Nasarawa State Government have signed a $700m (about N220bn) sugar project. The signing ceremony of the deed of acquisition, lease and development agreement took place yesterday at the National Sugar Development Council, Sugar House in...
The Federal Government has said there is no any current case of bird flu in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) as widely reported in the  media, but asked farms nationwide to step up bio-security. Dr Gideon Mshelbwala, the Director of...
Agro News Nigeria presents the 2nd Edition of the Lagos Agribusiness Investment Clinic for prospective Agribusiness Investors. The First edition of the Lagos Agribusiness Investment Clinic session was held in Lagos on the 7th & 8th of October, 2016. The One...
Livestock Feeds Plc, a subsidiary of UAC of Nigeria Plc, has announced that it is currently investing in its supply chain operation to drive further growth, and enable it deliver better value to all stakeholders. The Chairman of the company,...
To stem the tide of diseases ravaging maize, which had made it difficult for maize produced in Nigeria to penetrate the international market, the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA), in collaboration with KIFFCO Project, yesterday, sensitised farmers on...
The federal government has said latest investments by stakeholders and investors towards sugar self-sufficiency in Nigeria by 2023 is valued at about N157billion. The Executive Secretary of National Sugar Development Council (NSDC), Mr. Latif Busari, disclosed this thursday in Abuja...
The Dangote Group shone at the just concluded 2017 Gateway Trade fair which was held in Abeokuta, emerging as the second most patronised exhibitor, just as the Group disclosed that it was investing N10 billion dollars in rice cultivation...
Chi Farms Ltd. has partnered with Nollywood to produce edutainment series that help building the capacity of farmers. The company has started to shoot its first mini-series of eight episodes in Epe with a focus on catfish farming. The...
Economic and Agricultural experts have called for broader inclusion of stakeholders in the formulation and implementation of budgetary allocation for the Agricultural sector to engender economic growth and national development.   Assistant Director Economic Growth Department Ministry of Budget and National...
The Nigerian Customs Service on Sunday in Benin destroyed seized imported poultry products worth N14 million. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the poultry products were packed in 2, 750 cartons and were conveyed by a Dangote truck...

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