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GOVERNOR Darius Isiaku of Taraba State, yesterday, said the implementation of grazing law in the state will take effect from January 2018. The anti-open grazing law was passed in the state in July, but the governor had said it will...
Former President of Nigeria, Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday expressed optimism that the Zero Hunger programme of the Federal Government would make Ebonyi one of the most important food baskets of Nigeria. The former President who spoke during the 2nd meeting of...
A total of 390 young men and women are to get trained and supported under the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Climate Change Adaptation and Agribusiness Support Programme (CASP) in Nigeria. The programme was aimed at addressing food...
Dangote Flour Mills Plc (DFM) has demonstrated a high level of corporate governance that drives confidence and supports numbers, as contained in its recent financials for the nine-month ended September 30, 2017 released to the investing public. The release...
A bill for an Act for the establishment of National Tea and Coffee Development Council to develop commercial cultivation of the produce in the country has passed second reading in Senate. The Bill was first read in the Upper Chamber...
The Anambra state government has tasked its youth to venture into agriculture and leverage on existing policies to improve their standards of living. The Programme Manager, Agricultural Development Programme, Ministry of Agriculture, Mechanization, Processing and Export, Mr Jude Nwankwo told...
The Patron and chief guest H.E Saud Salim Al Mazrouei, Director of SAIF Zone and Hamriya Free Zone Food Park, has praised the very first Meet The Farmers Conference as a great initiative that will connect African farmers to...
OCP Africa has commenced training of 10,000 smallholding farmers in 12 pilot local government areas of Kaduna State in soil analysis opportunities and soil specific fertilizer recommendation for improved productivity. It is a farmers-centred business development model aimed at supporting farmers...
Cattle dealers in Benue say their business is on the verge of collapse because of the anti-open grazing law, which comes into effect on Wednesday. Some officials of the Cattle Dealers Association of Nigeria made the claim, while speaking with...
The House of Representatives on Wednesday queried the National Biosafety Management Agency over alleged importation of 70,000 tons of Genetically Modified maize by Olam foods. The House also directed the agency to submit the list of companies importing GMOs into...

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