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    AfDB, Others Commission Prototype Machine for Cassava Peel Processing

    The African Development Bank (AfDB), in conjunction with Synergos Nigeria and the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), has launched a prototype machine for the...

    University of Agriculture Partners VSC to Commercialize New Cowpea Variety

    The University of Agriculture, Markurdi has signed a license agreement with Value Seed Company (VSC) to commercialize its newly released cowpea variety, FUAMPEA 3,...

    NIHORT Trains Women, Youths on Plantain, and Pumpkin Production

    The National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT) has embarked on the training of no fewer than 200 youths and women on modern farming technologies and...

    FG Empowers Lagos Farmers with Yam Processing Machines

    The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security (FMAFS) has empowered women and youths with yam processing machines in Lagos as part of the...

    FAO Sounds Warning Over Invasion of Desert Locusts in West Africa

    The Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO has raised alarm over a possible invasion of desert locusts in the West African countries, noting that the...

    Jigawa Introduces Drip Irrigation to Tackle Climate Change

    In its move to address the challenges posed by climate change in food production, the Jigawa State government is set to introduce a drip...

    Oyo Govt. Trains Farmers, Allocates land to Boost Food Production

    In its quest to improve food security, reduce unemployment, and enhance the agricultural skills and knowledge of farmers, the Oyo State Government has commenced...

    FG to Begin Importation of Maize, Wheat, other Food Items

    The Federal Government has announced plans to ameliorate food inflation in the country through a 150-day duty-free import window for food commodities and suspension...

    NASC Calls for adoption of GMOs to Revolutionize Agriculture

    The National Agricultural Seed Council (NASC) has called on Nigerians to adopt the application of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in order to revolutionize Nigeria’s...

    ARCN Declares Genetically Modified Crops Safe for Consumption

    The Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria (ARCN) has affirmed that genetically modified crops released by the Federal Government are safe for human consumption, as...

    FAO Holds Workshop on Agriculture Policy Outcome and Impacts Analysis

    The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) organized a stakeholder workshop to share perspectives on the policy outcomes of selected agricultural...

    Gov. Bago Flags Off Sales and Distribution of Subsidized Farm Inputs in Niger

    The Niger State Governor, Umaru Bago, has launched the distribution and sale of fertilizer and other farm inputs subsidized at a 50 percent rate...

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