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Thursday, September 20, 2018

"Our goal is to make Rivers State a land of peace and prosperity with boundless opportunities and possibilities"

– a place where no one is left behind...

Gov.Ezenwo Nyesom Wike

Farmers Share 34,000 Bags Of Fertilisers In Bauchi

The Bauchi State Government has started the distribution of 34,000 bags of fertilisers to farmers to boost dry season farming. Dr Iliyasu Gital, the Programme...

‘ADP Registered 9.4m Livestock’

The Adamawa State Agricultural Development Programme (ADP) registered not less than 9.4 million cattle, sheep and goats in 2009, according to the ADP annual...

RSG’s Songhai Farms, Vehicle For Poverty Eradication – Director

The founder/international director of Songhai Farms, Rev. Father Godfrey Nzamujo has described the Rivers State Government owned Songhai farms in Bonu, Tai Local Government...

CBN To Improve Agric Lending

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has promised that the apex bank would improve lending to the...

UN Declares 2011 World Vet Day

To mark the 250th anniversary of the birth of veterinary profession and veterinary science, the UN has declared 2011 World Veterinary Year, a statement...

Institute Develops Soybean Varieties In Africa

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) says it has developed three improved soybean varieties to boost productivity in Africa.    IITA said in a...

World Bank Tasks Nigeria On Cassava Exports

The World Bank says Nigeria, as the largest producer of cassava, can develop its economy by exporting quality cassava and other commodities other than...

Kano Distributes 1,000 Tonnes Seeds To Farmers

The Kano State Agricultural and Rural Development Authority (KNARDA) said it distributed 1,000 tonnes of improved seeds to farmers in 2010. Alhaji Mohammed Kura, the...

Farmer Blames Low Agric Yields On Middlemen

Mr Bayo Ajayi, a veteran farmer and member of the Cassava Growers Association of Nigeria, has accused middlemen of robbing Nigerian farmers of the...

Anambra Introduces 11 Point-Agenda For Agric Dev

The Ministry of Agriculture in Anambra has introduced an 11 point agenda to fast track the development of agriculture in the state. The Commissioner for...
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