Tuesday, March 28, 2023

All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN)

March 27, 2023

Ekiti farmers beg Gov Oyebanji to enforce anti-grazing law

Farmers in Ido-Ekiti in Ido-Osi local government area have appealed to Governor Biodun Oyebanji to enforce the anti-grazing law against invaders of their farms.

October 26, 2022

2,790 hectares of farmlands destroyed in Nguru LGA: AFAN

The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) says at least 2,790 hectares of farmlands in the Nguru local government area of Yobe were destroyed by flood.

Flooded farm
October 3, 2022

Ondo residents decry slow pace of devt in Nigeria’s education, other sectors

They said it was unfortunate that Nigeria at 62, still depends on foreign nations to survive.

President Muhammadu Buhari
October 1, 2022

Financial experts express divergent views on state of Nigeria’s economy

Some of the experts said that Nigeria, at 62, was still far from where it’s supposed to be.

September 22, 2022

Women contribute 80% of Nigeria’s agricultural output

Mr Unongo said that the ministry was gender-sensitive and was always ready to address issues relating to women.

September 13, 2022

Stakeholders seek more silos amid Nigeria’s $3.5 million post-harvest losses

Concerned about annual post-harvest losses, the stakeholders said the situation, if not quickly reversed, could worsen Nigeria’s food insecurity.

August 19, 2022

South-East farmers resort to dungs as fertiliser prices soar

Some farmers in the South-East have decried the high cost of fertilisers, noting that they have resorted to other sources of manure for their crops.

Farmers used to illustrate story
August 2, 2022

Ekiti distributes agrochemicals to cocoa farmers

Mr Adetoyi explained that the goal was to tackle and control pests and diseases that were capable of reducing the quality and quantity of cocoa produced in the State.

cocoa farmers
March 12, 2022

Farmers laud FG’s ban on direct purchase of farm produce by foreigners

The All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) applauded the federal government’s ban on foreign nationals’ direct purchase of farm produce

March 9, 2022

Food prices may rise in 2022 due to higher input costs: Farmers

The farmers body said that the cost of inputs might affect the operations of farmers and the prices of their outputs.