Why Farmers Need To Consider Drought-Resistant Crops

The current dry season has seen many people in the country face starvation due to reduced production of food crops and inadequate pasture for livestock. Rose Owenga, the Kisumu County government Head of Agri-nutrition, says that dry seasons require immediate...

Labana Rice Mills granted land in Benin for rice production

Nigerian company, Labana Rice Mills has been granted 30,000 hectares of land by Benin Republic Government for the cultivation of rice in that country. The general manager of the company, Abdullahi Idris-Zuru, disclosed the report and said the company would, in 2022,...

19 Dry Season Farming Crops To Plant In Nigeria

As we all know, the rainy season is gradually going. This does not mean you stop farming. Many people have been asking what type of crops they can grow during the dry season. . One of the best ways to ensure food security in any country is to guarantee all year-round...

How To Produce Food All Year Round

This is the smartest way to practicing dry season farming in Nigeria. We should get to the point that when defining poverty in Nigeria, food shouldn’t be used as a metric. One of the smartest ways to farm all year – both rainy and dry season is hydroponics....

Northern Uganda farmers reap big from irrigation

Hundreds of farmers in northern Uganda have embraced irrigation to increase crop production during the dry season and boost food security. • Farmers say they are planting seeds using the irrigation schemes established by the government across West Nile, Lango and...