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Dangote To Invest $250m On Rice And Sugarcane Production in Jigawa

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chairman, Dangote Group of Companies, is to spend 250 million dollars on the production of rice and sugarcane around the...

Nigeria spent N660 billion to import frozen chicken

Nigeria spent N660 billion to import 1.2 million metric tonnes (MT) of frozen chicken, National President, Poultry Association of Nigeria Dr. Ayoola Oduntan has said. This, he...

Livestock Feeds achieves 42 percent growth of N7.9b turnover in 2014

Livestock Feeds Plc a subsidiary of UAC of Nigeria Plc, has achieved a turnover of N7.9 billion and Profit After Tax (PAT) of N252...

Stallion group to invest more than N30 billion in rice production

Stallion Group is planning  to produce 1.5 million tonnes of rice this year. Leveraging on the policy impetus provided by Agricultural Transformation Agenda (ATA), the  ...
Akinwumi Adesina

2015 Rice Import Allocation: FG Unveils Quota

The controversy that has trailed the rice import allocations for 2014 notwithstanding, the federal government  at the weekend went ahead to review  downwards, its...
poultry-farming

ANAMBRA State government Signs N13 billion Poultry farm MoU with Lynden

ANAMBRA State government has stepped up efforts aimed at turning the state into the nation’s agricultural base with the signing of a Memorandum of...
Agriculture

World Bank’s Invested N75.2bn in Nigeria for Agro-development

Fresh facts have emerged that not less than $380 million, about N75, 240 billion has been spent by the World Bank on the development...
farm land

World Bank Projects 60% Growth in Food Demand in Nigeria

Food demand in sub-Saharan Africa, including Nigeria, is projected to grow over the next 15 years by about 60 per cent, and 30 per...
RICE TRADE

GLOBAL RICE TRADE DOWN BY 2.5% in 2015

Global milled rice trade this year is predicted to drop 2.5 per cent from that of 2014 to 41.3 million tonnes, due mainly to...
jatropha oil

Nigeria Can Earn N10 Billion Yearly Exporting Jatropha Oil – Expert

Mr Kayode Adebiyi, the National President, Biofuel Farmers Association, said on Thursday that Nigeria could get up to N10 billion annually from the export...