Sweet potato is tropical herbaceous plant which, by the nature of its temperature requirement, can be grown throughout Nigeria.
Tomato farmers in Dantankari, Katsina State, say they have gotten a remedy for the dreaded tomato disease known as tuta absoluta, locally known as ‘tomato ebola’ that ravaged farms in the state and many others in the last two irrigation seasons.
Loremm Integrated Farms, one of the large poultry farms at the outskirts of Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), is just about 10 months old but the investment is huge.
How compliant have the farmers been in remitting farm produce in the anchor programme?
Farmers have not been up to date in remitting farm produce as part of the terms and condition for the programme.
Butchers Association in Anambra State has expressed worry over absence of cattle market and functional abattoirs in the state.
The Federal Government has approved the setting up of a Task Force saddled with the responsibility of addressing the rising cost of food items across the country.
Kortomi revealed that the clearing of the typha-grass would go a long way to creating millions of job for farmers and fishermen inhabiting along the wetland.