History of Tiger Nut Cultivation in Nigeria

Tigernuts, also known as aya in Hausa, ofio in Yoruba and aki in Igbo, are small, nutrient-dense tubers that are native to Africa. They have been cultivated for centuries in West Africa, including Nigeria, where they are an important crop in many local communities....

History of Rice Farming in Nigeria

Rice farming and production has a rich history in Nigeria, dating back to the pre-colonial era. The ancient Yoruba and Hausa civilizations were known to cultivate and trade rice, which was considered a staple food in their communities. In the colonial era, rice...