Songhai farm in Minna: The template for robust food production in Nigeria

BY MOHAMMED KANDI   Successive governments in Nigeria have come up with a number of…

Give young people the tools to solve hunger

Young people are the key to innovations that could help feed billions of people in…

FG will contain bird flu, says Minister

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, has assured that the Federal…

Farmers plead with Benue Govt for pumping machines

Farmers in Makurdi, Benue State capital, have called on government at all levels to provide…

Wheat: FG targets 1.5m tonnes increase in annual production by 2017

By Mohammed Kandi In a bid to boost the country’s capacity in wheat production, the…

Nigeria does not have any reason to import Palm Oil, says Adesina

By Mohammed Kandi The Minister of Agriculture and Rural development, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has described…

…As Adesina honours 28 retired staff

By Mohammed Kandi n a bid to encourage hard work, commitment, determination in service delivery…

AGRA: New programme to boost incomes of smallholders launched

Almost 730, 000 smallholder farmers in Ghana, Kenya and Tanzania could soon benefit from a…

Agric ministry, OSGF signs MoU on acquisition of multi-spacial Imageries

By Mohammed Kandi In an effort to provide farmers with timely knowledge of contemporary agricultural…

The value addition imperative in agriculture

Local agricultural processing is vital as Africa’s food imports continue to rise – but not…