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NEPC DEEPENS CROSS RIVER FARMERS’ CAPACITY ON ORGANIC FARMING

In its quest to boost Nigerian agric export, the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) Calabar Smart Office has organized a one-day workshop to train farmers on organic farming and certification for export. The workshop themed ‘Boosting Global Demand for Nigerian Agro products through Organic Certification’ is geared towards ensuring food safety, and encouraging the Continue Reading
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NIGERIA SEEN EARNING $2BN SEED EXPORT REVENUE IN 5YRS ON PVP IMPLEMENTATION

Following the passage and implementation of the Plant Variety Protection (PVP) Bill, Nigeria is projected to increase its export proceeds by $2 billion from seeds export, according to the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG). The increase is expected over the next five years as the country makes efforts to establish a well-functioning and regulated PVP […]Continue Reading
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ITA, NEPC LAUNCH FIRST E-LAB INNOVA TRAINING FOR AGRIBUSINESSES

The Italian Trade Agency (ITA), a governmental agency that supports business development, partnerships and collaborations between Italian companies and their local counterparts, has launched the first E-Lab Innova in Nigeria. The E-Lab Innova is an educational training program for the agri-food sector in Nigeria, which will be implemented in collaboration with the Nigerian Continue Reading
Agro Exports

HOW COOPERATIVE SOCIETIES CAN BOOST NATION’S ECONOMY THROUGH AGRICULURAL COMMODITIES EXPORT —AWOLOWO

Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) has sensitised cooperative societies and other groups in Kwara state to embrace non-oil export promotion such as agriculture to boost the Nigerian economy. The executive director of NEPC, Olusegun Awolowo, in a keynote address at a stakeholders’ forum on “Developing the Nigeria Agricultural Value Chain for Export through Effective Continue Reading