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Betsy Obaseki tasks SMEDAN, NEPC on export of rural agric products

Wife of Edo State Governor Mrs Betsy Obaseki has expressed her readiness to partner, train and provide soft loans to over five hundred members of a Non- Governmental Organisation, Women in the New Nigeria, on their Farmer’s Mart initiative towards ensuring that their farm produce meet the quality that is fit for export.

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Jubilation as rural farmers get ‘LIFE’ line from FG

  IT was jubilation all the way in 12 communities in Anambra State when officials of the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development reeled out the government’s programme for the Livelihood Improvement Family Enterprises (LIFE) targeted at rural farmers. Part of the condition to benefit from the programme is that the farmers must belong to cooperative societies.

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Greenhouse technology to boost Nigeria’s agric production — MD

THE Chief Executive Officer, Dizengoff Nigeria, Mr Antti Ritvonen has assured that the introduction of Greenhouse technology will assist in expanding the country’s agricultural production. Ritvonen, who said this during a media parley on agricultural investment in the country, said the technology would deliver a technique for achieving high quality increased agricultural produce, thereby helping to expand production. He said: “Greenhouse technology
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