FG Urges Importations of Livestock Feed Ingredients Raw Materials.

FG Urges Importations of Livestock Feed Ingredients Raw Materials.

FG Urges Importations of Livestock Feed Ingredients Raw Materials. KEHINDE AKINPELU, ILORIN The Federal Governments has been urged to allow structured and guided importation of livestock feed ingredients and other raw materials to save the business from total collapse. This is contained in a Communique issued at the end of a 1- day seminar on […]

Kwara Launches 500 Hectares Youth Farm Scheme Per LG

Kwara Launches 500 Hectares Youth Farm Scheme Per LG

Kwara launches 500 hectares Youth Farm Scheme per LG KEHINDE AKINPELU, ILORIN Kwara State Government on Wednesday launched a pilot scheme of 500-hectare Farm Kwara in Ifelodun local government to create farming communities that nurture future agripreneurs, improve the productivity of smallholder farmers, and boost food security in the state. Domiciled in the office of […]

Women Farmers Decries Low Budgetary Allocation For Agriculture In Kogi

Women Farmers Decries Low Budgetary Allocation For Agriculture In Kogi

Women farmers decries low budgetary allocation for agriculture in Kogi Small Scale Women farmers Organization in Nigeria, (SWOFON) Kogi State chapter, has decried the six percent budgetary allocation for agriculture in the 2021 budget approved by the Kogi State Government. The women farmers noted that if agriculture is to serve as a means of diversifying […]

Arosanyin Blames Rising Cost Of Food Items on Govt Policies and Insecurity

Arosanyin Blames Rising Cost Of Food Items on Govt Policies and Insecurity

Former Chairman, Kogi state chapter of the All Farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Dr Tunde Arosanyin, has identified insecurity, farmers/herdsmen clashes, poor mechanization and unstable government policies as factors responsible for the high cost of food items. Arosanyin, in a chat with newsmen on Tuesday said that other variables included poor credit facility to farmers […]