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Agriculture: Organisations to commence training of 30,000 Nigerians in Agribusiness

While encouraging more youth participation in Nigeria’s Agriculture, Executive Director, National Agricultural Extension Research Liaison Services, NAERLS, Zaria and Professor of Agriculture, Emmanuel Ikani, called for deliberate government policies to bring Nigerian youths into merchanised Agriculture.

Agriculture: Minister commissions varsity facility for yam storage in Nasarawa – Nigpilot

. Says effort will promote export, employ 200 Nigerians Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Muhammad Sabo Nanono has commissioned the yam storage facility...

FG set to commence livestock pilot programme in Nasarawa State-Nanono – Nigpilot

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development , Alhaji Muhammad Sabo Nanono said that the Federal Government is set to commence the livestock pilot scheme...

COVID -19: Small holder rice farmers get JICA donation – Nigpilot

.As FG targets 7m metric tons for self-sufficiency Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, today received farm inputs from the Japanese International Cooperation Agency,...

FG releases 18 high yielding crop varieties for farmers – Nigpilot

Determined to boost agricultural productivity for food and job security, the federal government has released 18 high yielding crop varieties for farmers in the...

STILL ON ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION AND MEAGRE ALLOCATION TO AGRIC SECTOR- Nigpilot

Despite the Federal Government’s continued rhetoric of guaranteeing food security through its Anchor Borrowers Programme and the lofty promises to diversify the nation’s economy...

Niger to lead in rice production – Nigpilot

Niger State governor, Abubakar Sani-Bello has assured that the state would soon take its rightful place in rice production. Governor Bello stated this when he...

FOGAN set to engage unemployed youths in agribusiness – Nigpilot

TO achieve food sustainability by 2024 in Nigeria, the Food Growers Association of Nigeria FOGAN is set to bring the overwhelming unemployed youths back...

Agric value chain: FG honours Gov Sule over counterpart funding – Nigpilot

The FEDERAL government has honored the commitment of the Nasarawa State Governor, Engr. Abdullahi Sule, to the agriculture value chain through the consistent payment...

Pest control pivotal to agricultural devt – Ganduje – Nigpilot

GOVERNOR of Kano State, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has stated that control of migratory pests that attack and destroy cereals, particularly rice, millet, and...

Ortom urges FG not to reverse ban on rice importation – Nigpilot

GOVERNOR of Benue State has insisted that the federal government should sustain the policy on the ban on rice importation, and not succumb to...

Flooding FG redeems pledge to support affected smallholder farmers – Nigpillot

The FEDERAL government has redeemed its pledge to support smallholder farmers that were affected by floods during the rainy season, following the government's distribution...

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