FG SET ASIDE N50 BILLION MECHANIZATION SUPPORT FUND FOR AGRICULTURAL EQUIPMENT HIRING ENTERPRISES
“WE WILL TURN CASSAVA INTO GOLD IN NIGERIA” – Agric Minister
Commissions Cassava Processing Factory in Ekiti State
The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, has stated the resolve of the Federal Government to turn cassava into gold in Nigeria
FMARD: Staple Crops Processing Zones
Improving investment frameworks for agriculture: this idea focuses on attracting private sector agribusinesses to set up processing plants in zones of high food production, to process commodities into food products.
Dr. Akinwumi Adesina Wins Forbes Africa Person of the Year - 2013
Nigeria’s Minister for Agriculture, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, was awarded the prestigious Forbes Africa Person of the Year defeating four other prestigious nominees for this continent wide prize.
BREAD with 20% cassava inclusion.
"It’s so nice you do not need butter"
President Goodluck Jonathan
President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday approved the disbursement of ₦14 billion for the expansion of 2014 dry season farming.