Lagos Govt. to Enhance Productivity of Small, Medium-Scale Farmers

The Lagos State Government has said it is strongly committed to enhancing the agricultural productivity of small and medium-scale farmers as well as improving value addition along the agricultural value chain. Lagos State Commissioner for Agriculture, Abisola...

World Bank Group Partners with IrriTech

The world Bank Group through the Lagos State Appeals project has partnered with IrriTech to provide farmers in the Rice, Poultry, and Aquaculture value chain with the irritech solar-powered water pumping system. Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement, and...

Lagos Govt Discloses Plan to Grow Youths in Modern Agriculture

The Commissioner for Education in Lagos State, Mrs Folashade Adefisayo, has disclosed the plans of the state government to refocus the attention of its teeming youth on modern agriculture, saying it was crucial to boosting the economy. Adefisayo disclosed this at the...

Lagos Govt Unveils Urban Farming Programme to Curb Food Scarcity

To curb food scarcity and shortage in the state, the Lagos State Government Thursday flagged off its urban farming programme. The state Commissioner for Agriculture, Ms Abisola Olusanya, inaugurated the programme at the Lagos State Agricultural Development Authority...

Lagos Earns Over N1bn IGR Through Agriculture

For the first time in history, the Lagos State Government has earned over N1billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) through agriculture. The development was disclosed by the state’s Commissioner for Agriculture, Ms Abisola Olusanya, at the 2021 Lagos Food Fest,...