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Growing Cabbage in Eket

Cabbages are not the choice crops for any farmer down south, however, this agriprenure has gone ahead to try them out and is doing amazingly fine.

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Growing Watermelons in Eket

Water melons are not widely grown only in the northern part of Nigeria, but this farmer is trying out this enterprise organically and is making so much progress.

AGRIBUSINESS Creating Interest for a Sustainable Agricultural Sector
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AGRIBUSINESS Creating Interest for a Sustainable Agricultural Sector

Over the years, the problems of the agricultural sector have been analysed, discussed and dissected by relevant stakeholders in the sector. It’s amazing that despite the strong opinion exuded at most of these fora of discussion, the progress of the sector is between near stagnant and an embarrassing decline over the years. I was listening...

Sustaining Policies for Agricultural Development in Nigeria
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Sustaining Policies for Agricultural Development in Nigeria

The statement, “Nigeria is endowed with surplus natural and human resources” is slowly becoming a cliché. After 50 years post-independence, the welfare of the common man seems to have worsened and with the discovery of oil in 1972, Nigeria slowly moved towards becoming a mono-economy with huge dependence on earnings from the oil and gas...

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Healthy Soils for Food Security

Did you know that the 5th of December is celebrated annually as World Soil Day across the globe? Did you know that this day was set aside to emphasize the pertinent role soil plays in human development? Have you ever taken out time to understand the importance of soils in achieving the Sustainable Development Goal...

SAI Series: Sustainable Agricultural Intensification
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SAI Series: Sustainable Agricultural Intensification

The world’s population is growing at a rapid rate, but not its natural resources; arable lands across the globe are not increasing in land area, soils are neither increasing in nutrients nor the world’s farming population, due to increased urbanization. The crux stands that, the Green Revolution in the 1950’s which birthed an agricultural industrialization...