FG Distributes Rice Production Inputs To Support Farmers

In a bid to ensure food security in Nigeria, the federal government, through the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD), has distributed rice production inputs to farmers in the South-West zone of the country. The exercise, which was held on...

AUC commends IITA’s research activities

His Excellency, Prof. Mohammed Belhocine, the Commissioner for Education, Science, Technology, and Innovation at the African Union Commission (AUC), Addis Ababa, visited IITA Headquarters on 5 April. He was accompanied by the Pan African University...

AUN, IITA Sign MoU To Build Agric Innovation Centre In Adamawa

he American University of Nigeria (AUN) and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop an agricultural innovation hub in Adamawa State to serve the North-East region. A statement from...

Regulating poultry growers to boost food safety

Poultry is one of the largest subsectors in agriculture. It has created jobs, empowered small farmers and  boosted food security. Faced with the growing demand for eggs and poultry meat, the Nigerian Institute of Animal Science (NIAS) gathered stakeholders in...