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IITA LAUNCHES TOTAL WAR ON BANANA BUNCHY TOP DISEASE (BBTD) IN OGUN STATE.

It was Wednesday 23rd August, 2017, the venue was a conglomerate of villages of Ilashe, Idologun, Alari and the suburbs, everybody waiting eagerly to received once again, the members of The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), all in an effort to launch total war on Banana Bunchy Top Disease (BBTD) in the invading communities. […]

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Organic Agriculture, A Singular Way to Solve Health Hazard

A university lecturer at the Department of Crop and Environmental Protection, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria, Pro. Timoth Olabiyi had advised Nigeria’s farmers to embrace organic agriculture. Pro. Olabiyi reiterated this in Ejigbo, Osun State at a traning organized by the Organic Agriculture Innovation Platform in Nigeria for farmers in […]

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THE NEW AGRICULTURAL POLICY IN NIGERIA

Nigeria’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbe affirmed the commitment of the Federal Government of Nigeria in adopting a new policy soon to foster growth in the country’s agricultural production. Professor Danbala Danju, the Managing Director of Bank of Agriculture who represented the Minister on Friday 29th July, 2016, at a two-day summit […]

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THE NIGERIA AGRICULTURAL QUARANTINE SERVICE IN NIGERIA

Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS), a regulatory body under Federal Ministry of Agriculture And Water Resources, was created for the harmonization of plant, veterinary and aquatic resources (fisheries) quarantine in Nigeria to promote and regulate sanitary (animal and fisheries health) and phytosanitary connection with the import and export of agricultural with a view to minimizing […]

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Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service

Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) is a regulatory agency under Federal Ministry of Agriculture And Water Resources, was created for the harmonization of plant, veterinary and aquatic resources (fisheries) quarantine in Nigeria to promote and regulate sanitary (animal and fisheries health) and phytosanitary connection with the import and export of agricultural with a view to […]