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Agric news

July 14, 2022

UN delivers food to 26,000 people in Borno  

UN humanitarian partners have delivered food and nutrition assistance to no fewer than 26,000 people in the past week in the town of Rann in Borno.

July 13, 2022

Poor planning affecting fish farming: Farmers

He said fish farmers need to understand the dynamics of pricing their produce in line with operational costs.

Cat fish
June 13, 2022

Nigerians consume over 3.6 million metric tons of fish: FG

The Nigerian fish industry is said to only produce 1.2 million metric tons of fish from industrial, artisanal and aquaculture sub-sectors.

Fish farming
April 27, 2022

Five hundred disasters occur each year globally: UN

A United Nations report has revealed that between 350 and 500 medium-to-large-scale disasters occurred every year over the past two decades.

Flooded area
April 12, 2022

Manufacturing, agric sector to suffer shocks in Q2 due to Ukraine war: LCCI

“Job losses are also very likely due to constrained production and disrupted supply chains.”

Micheal Olawale-Cole
April 8, 2022

Nigeria sets standards for GMOs regulation in Africa: NBMA

“The agency stands to prevent Nigeria from becoming a dumping ground for unregulated genetically modified organisms.”

GMO corn
April 6, 2022

500,000 tricycles to be delivered to Nigerian farmers

Mr Mudi told the minister that AFAN and its Nigerian company partner would provide 500,000 tricycles.

March 31, 2022

NiMet sensitises farmers on season prediction

FCTA, in partnership with Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet), has sensitised Abuja farmers on the 2022 Seasonal Climate Prediction to improve agricultural production.

Farmers used to illustrate story
March 28, 2022

World Bank grants Morocco $180 million loan to support its agriculture

The loan aims to enhance water governance in agriculture and improve the quality of irrigation services.

March 28, 2022

Nigeria not only country suffering from increase in food prices: Lai Mohammed

The minister said it was mischief to compare pre-2015 prices of foodstuffs, petrol, diesel to today’s price.

Information Minister Lai Mohammed