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INVITATION FOR SPONSORSHIP/PARTNERSSHIP IN MISS AGRIBUSINESS BEAUTY PAGENAT DURING THE WEST AFRICA AGRIBUSINESS STAKEHOLDERS AND INVESTORS SUMMIT 2022 Sticky

We the organizing committee use this medium to appreciate your company excellent work as one of the leading agribusiness company in Nigeria and West Africa in general. We also commend you for the exemplary leadership contribution in the agricultural sector. We therefore humbly write for your Continue Reading
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ECOWAS-AVIANA VIV INT’L EXPO IS DISCRIBED AS THE BEST THING THAT HAS HAPPEN TO AGRICULTURE AND AGRIBUSINESS IN AFRICA. Sticky

Stakeholders in the Agriculture and agribusiness industries all gather to network and make new connections and goods sales at the 2022 Editions of the Ecowas Aviana Viv Int’l Expo 2022 as organisation from different part of the world gather at the International Conference Center University of Ibadan Nigeria. This is year edition was championed by […]Continue Reading
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Ecowas-Aviana viv West Africa Intl. Expo 2022 Sticky

The international B2B exhibition is hosted annually in Nigeria with participation from companies, Farmers, Institutions, stakeholders, associations, Banks/Insurance and professionals all over the globe for business networking, to build brand awareness, generate new markets, trade and commerce, market research and networking,. The EXPO is to be hosted from 8th to 9th June Continue Reading
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WORLD BANK SEES GAINS FOR CLIMATE AND ECONOMY IF AG POLICIES ARE REVISED Sticky

If governments encourage climate-smart farming, they would see an increase in agricultural productivity and a sizable reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by agriculture, said a report by the World Bank and the IFPRI think tank on Wednesday. The report advocates a “repurposing” of agriculture policies and subsidies. “Agricultural policies and public support programs are Continue Reading
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Bird flu confirmed in wild duck in south carolina Sticky

Poultry farmers should review their biosecurity safeguards for their flocks against avian influenza following the discovery of the highly pathogenic Eurasian H5 variant in a wild duck in South Carolina, said the USDA. Highly pathogenic avian influenza can spread rapidly and wipe out a flock. The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service said it confirmed […]Continue Reading
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AfDB To Establish Onion Commodity Exchange In Sokoto —Tambuwal Sticky

SOKOTO State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal has revealed that the African Development Bank (AfDB) will soon facilitate the establishment of an Onion Commodity Exchange in the state.This, the governor said was part of the outcomes of a high level meeting he and some of his commissioners had with the management team of the bank last […]Continue Reading
Pig Farming

PHYTOGENIC BLEND HELPS TO BOOST FEED STRATEGY AND IMPROVE PERFORMANCE Sticky

Phytogenic feed additives offer multiple benefits in terms of increased feed intake, improved gut health and – crucially for developing piglets – reduced incidence of diarrhea by Dr Ceinwen Evans, Danisco Animal Nutrition (IFF). With restrictions on the use of in-feed antibiotics introduced in a growing number of countries, could this be one of the […]Continue Reading
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AGI EMEA’S STATE OF THE ART FACILITIES Sticky

Providing Manufacturing Excellence and Leading Class Equipment  Customer experience (CX) is an enterprise-wide priority at AGI. This is demonstrated by AGI EMEA, which now has three new state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities to serve our customers, spanning Europe, Middle East and Africa. These new facilities are located in the Bologna region of Italy, where AGI Continue Reading
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Ponmo: NILEST Moves to Discourage Consumption, Seeks Growth of Leather Industry

The Nigerian Institute of Leather and Science Technology (NILEST) has said it is working to discourage the consumption of animal skin (ponmo), “which has no nutritional value”, to save the leather industry and improve the economy of the country. The Director-General, NILEST in Samaru, Zaria, Professor Muhammad Yakubu, disclosed this on Sunday in Abuja. Yakubu […]Continue Reading
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FG Commences Construction of Livestock Development Centres in Yobe

The Federal Government has commenced the construction of three livestock development centres in Yobe State. The project, which includes Jakusko/Nasari grazing reserve with 49,600 hectares, Badegana (190,000 hectares) and Gurjaje (93, 000 hectares), is being executed through the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (FMARD) in collaboration with the Yobe Continue Reading
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Food Safety Concerns, Non-Adherence to Best Practices, Causing Rejection of Agro-Exports from Nigeria – Experts

Experts have said food safety concerns, technical barriers, non-adherence to best practices, and disregard for basic requirements are largely responsible for the rejection that agro-exports from Nigeria face abroad. Specifically, the Technical Committee on Nigeria Agro Export Reject recently inaugurated by the Ministry of Trade and Investment to investigate rejection of Continue Reading
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Sesame, Melon Seeds Export Under UK, EU Watch List Due to Presence of Contaminants – NEPC

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has said apart from cowpea ban, sesame and melon seeds export is under tight scrutiny by the United Kingdom and European Union (EU) owing to presence of contaminants, but the seeds are still allowed for import at the moment. Recall that AgroNigeria reported that NEPC said export rejection constitutes […]Continue Reading
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Conduct Proper Research, Market Survey Before Planting, Expert Urges Nigerian Farmers

A stakeholder and agribusiness expert has advised Nigerian farmers to conduct proper research and market survey before planting in order to earn more and reduce post harvest losses. The Deputy Chairperson, Agricultural and Allied Group, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Mrs. Bosun Solarin, gave this advice while speaking on “Opportunities for Networking and Continue Reading
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Conduct Proper Research, Market Survey Before Planting, Expert Urges Nigerian Farmers

The Kaduna State Agricultural Development Agency (KADA), has called for proper mainstreaming of women in agriculture, saying empowering them in the sector is not an abomination as perceived by some Africans. The General Manager of KADA, Dr. Abubakar Bayero, stated this on the sidelines of a one-day validation meeting on the draft report of gender […]Continue Reading
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Africa has Potential to Increase Agricultural Productivity, Produce Genetically Modified Crops – Stakeholders

Stakeholders in Africa’s agricultural sector have said the continent cannot continue to rely on foreign aids for food supply that are often genetically modified while it has the potential to do the same. The Director-General, Agricultural Research Institute of Mozambique, Dr. Olga Fafetine, who stated this at a meeting of regulators from Ethiopia, Mozambique and […]Continue Reading