Agriculture

FG engages 130,000 graduates as extension workers



Audu Ogbeh, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development   The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh, says 130, 000 graduate youth have been employed to ...

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Nigeria to eliminate chemical fertilisers – Ogbeh



Minister of Agriculture, Audu Ogbeh   The federal government says it will gradually phase out the use of chemical fertilisers in agriculture to ensure the ...

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20,000 people to be employed in Sokoto fertilizer plant



The Sokoto State government has said that at least 20,000 people will be directly employed when its 15,000-metric tonnes organic fertilizer plant begins full production in ...

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Oxfam, EU support 2,125 rice farmers in Kebbi, Adamawa



Rice farming in the North East region has received a boost as Oxfam with the support of the European Union distributed dry season farming inputs ...

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FG to deploy trains for food transportation



The federal government has adopted measures aimed at reducing the price offood items in the country; chief of which would be the deployment of trains ...

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No genetically modified products or food in Nigeria markets - NABDA boss



The Director-General of the National Biotechnology Development Agency,(NABDA), Prof  Lucy Jumeyi Ogbadu, during a recent event stated that, there is no genetically modified ...

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