Trends Of Agricultural Development In Nigeria
The federal govt says a $1.1bn agricultural loan project will allow for the creation of up to five million jobs. According to the federal government, the Nigeria-Brazil bilateral project Green Imperative will aid the agriculture
Lokpobiri explained that farmers leverage on the successes of the current agricultural revolution in the country to marry more wives and procreate more children which has led to the astronomical rise in the nation’s population.
The Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria has donated N570million for the re-election bid of President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 elections. They commended Buhari for changing the fortune of farmers.
The presidency has insisted that state involved in agriculture particularly rice farming have the lowest unemployment rate in the country. Garba Shehu in a post said the Buhari government has done well creating jobs.
Ogbole first got involved in soilless farming in 2014, and two years later founded PS Nutraceuticals, a company that implements cutting edge agricultural technologies for efficiency in food production to ensure food security.
Audu Ogbeh, the minister of agriculture and rural development, has said that good access to roads in the country can boost agricultural production, open up business opportunities and further unite the people of the country.