Category: Agriculture

Governor Masari Flags-off Date Palm Plantation, Promises Assistance to Katsina Farmers

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2021

Katsina state Government says with the launching of 600 hectares of date palm planting on Thursday in the state, the state Agricultural Restoration project is ... Read More

FG Explores Dialogues As Lasting Solutions To Lingering Food Challenges

Suleiman Idris- July 3, 2021

The Federal Government has resolved that dialogue is required to find lasting solutions to the lingering challenges of the food systems and associated forms of ... Read More

FG grazing reserves project implementation

Suleiman Idris- June 3, 2021

Keeping and managing livestock especially cattle in Nigeria have become a major source of concern especially the transhumance nature of Animal rearing. Consequently, the banning ... Read More

Mass Livestock Vaccination: Islamic Development Bank Supports Kano With N74 Million

Suleiman Idris- April 9, 2021

The Islamic Development Bank, IsDB, in conjunction with the Lives and Livelihood Fund, LLF has released about N74 million Naira, for purchase of vaccines and ... Read More

Afforestation: Kano Govt to enact Forestry Law

Suleiman Idris- March 31, 2021

  By Rabiu Sani-Ali The Kano State Government says it will introduce Forestry Law to check indiscriminate felling of trees, conserve forest resources and protect ... Read More

FG Flags-Off Training Of 1,100 Extension Agents To Enhance Agricultural Productivity Nationwide

Suleiman Idris- March 10, 2021

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Alhaji Muhammad Sabo Nanono has flagged-off the training and deployment of Extension Workers across the 36 States of ... Read More

GB Foods to start production of tomatoes paste in March – Bagudu

Suleiman Idris- March 1, 2021

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State has announced that, the newly established modern tomatoes factory in Ngaski would launch production between 22nd to 24th ... Read More

Gombe Govt. moves to harness potentials in fish farming

Suleiman Idris- February 27, 2021

Gombe State Government says it is working to harness its potentials in fish production to boost the economy of rural communities in the State. Mr ... Read More

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu interacts with dry season farmers in Kebbi

Suleiman Idris- February 3, 2021

Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu says ongoing agricultural revival initiated by incumbent regime will be vigorously pursued towards ensuring food security and sufficiency. The governor affirmed ... Read More

Food security: Kaduna government, stakeholders inspect wheat farms to assess yields

Abdul Jimoh- January 22, 2021

The Kaduna State Government, along with some stakeholders in the agricultural sector, on Thursday concluded a two-day on-the-spot assessment visits to some wheat farms in ... Read More

Gombe Govt Distributes Water Pumps For Dry Season Farming

Suleiman Idris- January 6, 2021

Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has unveiled project vehicles, motorcycles and water pumps for distribution to project supervisors, monitoring and evaluation officers and ... Read More

Niger State Govt To Resist Any Threat Against The Actualization Of Bobi Grazing

Suleiman Idris- January 5, 2021

Niger State Government says it would not succumb to but will resist any attempt or threat to sabotage it's efforts and commitment towards the development ... Read More

Kano Agro-Pastoral Devt. Project to commence major civil works in 2021

Suleiman Idris- January 2, 2021

Kano state Agro Pastoral Development Project, KSADP, will award contracts for consultancies on designs and supervisions of projects, worth millions of Naira in the next ... Read More

Zuma FM holds 4th Annual Agricultural Harvest Festival

Suleiman Idris- December 20, 2020

The 4th Zuma Annual agricultural harvest festival took place on the 5th of December, 2020. It was also the 15th anniversary of Zuma Fm radio, ... Read More

Niger State Govt to support small farmers for greater productivity

Suleiman Idris- December 19, 2020

In a bid to boost agricultural production in Niger State, the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane has reaffirmed Government's commitment to ... Read More

Kano Agro Pastoral Development Project To Support 100,000 Farmers With $3. 23 Million

Suleiman Idris- December 18, 2020

Kano State Agro-Pastoral Development Project, KSADP, and the Kano Agricultural and Rural Development Authority, KNARDA, have launched collaboration for the implementation of agricultural interventions worth ... Read More

Niger govt to support small farmers for greater productivity

Suleiman Idris- December 9, 2020

Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello says his administration will do its best to fully support small Farmers in the State to enhance their productivity ... Read More

Improved Agricultural Extension Service Will Boost Production And Grow GDP – Sabo Nanono

Suleiman Idris- December 3, 2020

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Muhammad Sabo Nanono has reaffirmed the Federal Government’s commitment towards improving agricultural extension services, boost food production ... Read More

World Food Day: Kano State Agro Pastoral Project To Support 550, 000 Farmers

Suleiman Idris- October 16, 2020

The Kano State AgroPastoral Development Project, will impact on at least 550, 000 primary beneficiary farmers in Kano, as part of its overall objective to ... Read More

Nigeria to participate in agriculture transformation initiative -FAO

Suleiman Idris- September 22, 2020

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) on Monday says Nigeria has expressed its interest to join the Hand- in-Hand initiative to ... Read More