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Sen. Adamu urges farmers to take advantage of border closure

Senator Abdullahi Adamu (APC, Nasarawa West) on Wednesday called on farmers to take full advantage of the present border closure to enhance the...

Food vendors, others make brisk gains as farmers across Nigeria converge...

World Food Day. The Nigeria News Agencyreports that besides food vendors, hawkers and dealers in wares, electronics and various food items were seen attending...

Sheep farmers seek artificial insemination technology for animal production

The Sheep and Goat Farmers’ Association of Nigeria (SHEGOFAN) has appealed to the Federal Government to provide an artificial insemination technology for its...

AFAN, ABU to disburse N120m tractors loan to peasant farmers

Alhaji Nuhu Aminu, Chairman, All Farmers’ Association of Nigeria (AFAN), Kaduna State chapter on Wednesday says the association will partner with Ahmadu Bello...

World Food Day: Enugu govt. tasks farmers on production of quality...

The Enugu State Government on Wednesday appealed to farmers in the state to increase their productivity in order to achieve food security in...

Association to distribute inputs to 5,500 sorghum farmers in Gombe –Cmtte...

The National Association of Sorghum Producers, Processors and Marketers of Nigeria (NASPPAM) in Gombe State has distributed inputs to no fewer than 2,700...

Jigawa NSCDC deploys rangers to halt fresh clashes between farmers and...

The Jigawa Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) said it has deployed agro rangers to Marma Ward in Kirikasamma Local...

World Food Day: LASG pledges continued support to farmers

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday assured farmers in the state of its continuous support to boost and create an enabling environment for...

Border closure is an opportunity for local farmers to build capacity...

Mr Ismail Olawale, an agriculture expert, has called on Nigerian farmers to seize the opportunity of the border closure to build capacity for...

Oyo Rep. Peller pledges assistance to farmers for agriculture revolution

A member of the House of Representatives , Mr Shina Peller, on Tuesday, said that he had secured 100 acres of land in...

World Food Day: Lagos Govt. urges farmers not to relent in...

The Lagos State Government has urged farmers not to relent in their efforts at food sufficiency for the nation’s teeming populace. Prince Gbolabo Lawal,...

Flood: NEMA, Delta govt. flag off distribution of fertiliser to farmers

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), in collaboration with the Delta State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), on Monday, flagged off the distribution of...

German farmers protest government agriculture policy

German farmers drove their tractors into Bonn on Monday to hold a protest outside the Agriculture Ministry against the imposition of regulations...

Rice farmers in Cross River seek interest-free loan to expand activities

Rice farmers in Cross River seek interest-free loan to expand activities Loans By Tukur Muntari Bekwara, (Cross River), Oct. 10, 1219 Some rice farmers in Nya-Nya Idigwe,...

World Bank APPEALS trains livestock farmers on profitability of Nipple Drinkers,...

The Lagos State Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS), a World Bank assisted project, has commenced the training of livestock farmers...

Quella birds: Gombe farmers laud FG over aerial control of pest

Some farmers in Gombe State have lauded the Federal Government following the conclusion of the aerial control of migratory pest in five local...

Jigawa govt. provides farmers with improved rice seedlings to enhance yield

Jigawa Government, in collaboration with a Chinese firm, Lee Group of Companies, on Wednesday said it had concluded plans to distribute improved rice...

Agric ministry trains 30 farmers on fish farming in Daura

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture, has trained  no fewer than 30 individuals on modern fish farming techniques across three Local Government Areas in...

Yobe irrigation farmers seek government’s support

Some irrigation farmers in Damaturu, Yobe, on Tuesday appealed to government to support them with water pumps and other farm inputs to enhance...

Ministry inaugurates Agric Extension Helpline Centres for farmers in Edo

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) through the Federal Department of Agricultural Extension on Tuesday inaugurated the National Farmers Helpline Centres...

5,000 Fadama III farmers to benefit from NIRSAL credit scheme in...

No fewer than 5,000 Fadama farmers will benefit from the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) credit scheme in Ondo State...

Gombe farmers laud Buhari, urges for timely distribution of input

Sorghum farmers in Gombe State have commended President Muhammadu Buhari’s initiative of providing agricultural inputs at subsidised prices through the Anchor Borrower scheme...

Court remands 2 farmers over alleged culpable homicide

A Chief Magistrates’ Court in Kaduna, on Tuesday ordered that two farmers, Salisu Suleiman, 23; and Musa Idris, 42, be remanded in correctional facility,...

Food security : NEMA assures farmers of FG support

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) says it will continue to support farmers in Nigeria in ensuring food security through the Federal Government...