Scientists at the National Horticultural Research Institute (NIHORT), Ibadan have invented a technology to reduce the impact of tuta absolute, known as tomato ebola.
Mahindra Tractors, a subsidiary of Mahindra Automotive Manufacturing Corporation of India, is set to establish a tractor assembly plant inKaduna state in a bid to making farm machinery accessible to farmersin the country.
The Anchor Borrowers programme on dry season rice and wheat farming, launched a year ago by President Muhammadu Buhari in Kebbi State, has seen an increase in the number of millers and traders trooping to the state.
Seven fertiliser blending plants out of the 32 in the country have commenced production and distribution ahead of the 2017 rain-fed farming season under the Presidential Fertiliser Initiative (PFI).
Jigna Farms, with an array of well-designed ponds, is one of the biggest fish farms in Abuja.
The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service has called on Kano State Governor Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje to encourage massive pigeon pea production for the state farmers to meet the $100 billion market in India.
History will be made this evening as fresh tomatoes from Kano arrive Lagos by rail after 58 years.