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Border Closure: Farmers Want Extension by 10 Years

Despite daily increase in prices of commodities in the country, farmers, under the auspices of Agricultural Promotion Organisation of Nigeria (APON), have called for sustenance of boarder closure for 10 years. The association said the extension of the border closure would encourage, among others, local rice production and increase revenue generation. At a solidarity

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NIRSAL Targets 8m Farmers in Geo-Clusters Scheme

By Orkula Shaagee, Abuja Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) has disclosed that over eight million Nigerian farmers across the country, will benefit from its 16,000 Geo-Clusters Scheme.NIRSAL’s Managing Director, Aliyu Abdulhameed, stated this in his presentation at the 61st Session of Greeners Hub B2B Nigeria, ongoing in Abuja. Represented by a Senior Manager, Agricultural Value Chain Finance and Investment Services in the

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Nasarawa State Governor, Engr. Abdullahi Sule

200 Nasarawa Farmers Get Training on Ginger Production

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD), Extension Department, has trained 10 extension workers on ginger production. The gesture, in collaboration with Nasarawa Agricultural Development Programme (NADP), was sequel to stepping the training of 200 farmers in the 13 local government areas of the state. Malam Umaru Yusufu-Mohammed, Nasarawa

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