Kano Farmers Receive Training on Dry Season Farming Techniques

Ahead of the dry season production and concerned by weather adaptation challenges, infestation of pest and best agronomy practice during the season, the Kano Agropastoral Development Project (KSADP) has concluded a hybrid capacity building for over 2000 farmers in the...

IFAD to begin dry season farming in Nigeria to mitigate flood impact

The International Fund for Agricultural Development-Value Chain Development Programme (IFAD-VCDP) is set to commence dry season farming in Nigeria. VCDP’s acting National Programme Coordinator, Dr Fatima Aliyu, revealed the plans and said the move aims to mitigate the...

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,...