Earn more using your moisture knowledge

The major objective of any venture including crop production is profit making. It is obvious that a lot has been done on crop production in Nigeria yet with little significant improvement on farmer’s livelihood. In addendum to other production factors, taking just one more factor of moisture content determination into consideration can improve the lot … More Earn more using your moisture knowledge

DETAILS ON BOI’S YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUPPORT PROGRAMME (YES-PROGRAMME)

The Youth Enterprise Support Programme (YES-Programme) is BOI’s approach at addressing the worrisome phenomenon of youth unemployment in Nigeria by developing the capacity of the youths and funding their business ideas. The YES programme is aimed at equipping young people with the skills and knowledge to be self-employed by starting and managing their own businesses. … More DETAILS ON BOI’S YOUTH ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUPPORT PROGRAMME (YES-PROGRAMME)

Mechanized Farming is a huge challenge – Farmers

One of the major problems that confront small holder farmers in Nigeria today is lack of access to modern agro allied equipment and global best system of farming. Over 75% of the Nigeria’s 177 million people are said to be smallholder farm owners who do not have access to modern farm machines and improved technologies. … More Mechanized Farming is a huge challenge – Farmers

Privatizing Agric Mechanization – Best for Nigeria’s Future

Services in agricultural businesses are time-bound. When a farmer books for a tractor and expects it to be delivered on a certain day and it is not delivered for several days, it can hamper the farming business for that year. Such has been the experience of farmers with most agricultural equipment hiring services run by … More Privatizing Agric Mechanization – Best for Nigeria’s Future

Accessing BoI’s agric processing fund

Agriculture is the main stay of the Nigerian economy, with agricultural produce abounding in every state of the federation, but with limited capacity for processing and preservation, resulting in huge losses and wastages. This prompted the Bank of Industry (BoI) to establish the Cottage Agro-Processing (CAP) Fund to support the establishment of cottage agro-processing plants … More Accessing BoI’s agric processing fund