July 2, 2022

Category: Agriculture

Banditry destroys farming in 13 LGAs, says Masari
Agriculture, News

Banditry destroys farming in 13 LGAs, says Masari

…Victims lament hard conditions From Muawuya Bala Idris, Katsina Katsina State governor, Alhaji Aminu Bello Masari has lamented that banditry activities in the state have destroyed economic and farming activities in 13 out of 34 local government areas in the state. He said victims of the bandit attacks in the affected local government areas have […]

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Firm launches platform to improve agric value chain
Agriculture, Business, News

Firm launches platform to improve agric value chain

By Usman Gwadabe In a bid to cover the entire agriculture value chain and support farmers in the country, Oxford Green Farms Group (a new business conglomerate and an agro-allied industry in Africa) has launched an innovative platform known as AgroLyfe recently in Lagos.The Chief Executive Officer of Oxford Green Farms Group, Dr. Goodluck Olatunde […]

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KSADP recruits, trains 220 community animal health workers
Agriculture, News

KSADP recruits, trains 220 community animal health workers

By Usman Gwadabe Kano State Agro-Pastoral Development Project, (KSADP) with funding from the Islamic Development Bank and Lives and Livelihood Funds, LLF, has conducted training for 220 Community Animal Health Workers, engaged by the project to render veterinary services across the state. During the commencement of the training, conducted in collaboration with Smartex Global Resources […]

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Dubai 2022: Niger to partner in supply of grass
Agriculture, Sport

Dubai 2022: Niger to partner in supply of grass

From Isa Dangana, Minna Niger State Government in partnership with Commodities Development Initiative (CDI), a firm that facilitates investments and export development, has secured a letter of intent to supply Rhode grass from Nigeria to Al Dahra Global Forage Company at the ongoing 11th annual investment meeting in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE). This was […]

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Kingston, Silvex partner Nigerian farmers on business sustainability
Agriculture, News

Kingston, Silvex partner Nigerian farmers on business sustainability

… Introduces carbon trading to boost smallholder farmers incomes By Salisu Baso Kingston Organic, a USA and UK-based agribusiness firm, has entered into a long-term business partnership agreement for supply, and purchase of agricultural inputs and produce with Silvex International, Ltd., a leading commodity trading company based in Kano, Nigeria, working with local farmers to […]

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Dry land agriculture: Gawuna applauds centre Dr Nasiru Gawuna
Agriculture, News

Dry land agriculture: Gawuna applauds centre

By Abba Dukawa Kano State deputy governor, Dr.Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna has appre­ciated the Centre for Dry land Ag­riculture (CDA) Bayero University, Kano for training about 1,500 beneficiaries on different commodity value chains under the women and youth empowerment pro­gramme of APPEALS Project. He also commended the centre for the joint training it conducted on effective […]

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Bagudu advises Fulani on yoghourt production Atiku Bagudu
Agriculture, Business, News

Bagudu advises Fulani on yoghourt production

  From Umar Danladi Ado, Sokoto Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu has advised Fulani women milk sellers in Kebbi State to continue to imbibe modern dairy production of processing cow milk into yoghourt introduced by incumbent administration. In an interaction with Fulani women at Ficcinga, Governor Bagudu explained that the objective of the scheme was to modernize […]

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‘Education, youth empowerment our top priority’ MD KNARDA Dr Junaidu Yakubu
Agriculture, News

‘Education, youth empowerment our top priority’

By Husainni Ibrahim Sulaiman The Managing Director of Kano State Agricultural Rural Development Authority (KNARDA), Dr. Junaid Yakubu Muhammad Tofa has commended Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje for executing various development projects across the state. Dr. Tofa made the commendation while addressing students of Mai Alewa Raudatu Tahfeez Al-Qur’an Unguwar Anas at District Head Palace during […]

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Kano active player of Nigeria’s agricultural development –Gawuna Dr Nasiru Gawuna
Agriculture, News

Kano active player of Nigeria’s agricultural development –Gawuna

Abba Dukawa  Kano State Deputy Governor and Commissioner for Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Alhaji Nasiru Yusuf Gawuna has said that the state remains an active player in the country’s agricultural development as present administration   has done several efforts in bringing new ideas that catalyzed farmers to fully engage in farming activities in the state. He noted […]

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