Borno has the capacity to deliver Nigeria’s rice requirements with continuous support by the Federal Government, Bulama Maina, the Chairman of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, RIFAN, has said.
The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, RIFAN, Oyo state chapter, has received inputs worth N43million from the Anchor Borrower Programme, ABP, of the Federal Government, through the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.
Rice farmers in Bauchi State have urged the Federal Government to sustain current ban on importation of foreign rice into the country.
Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has revealed that his administration is recorded boost in local rice production, saying that about 3 million tons are produced annually to meet the demands of the people in the state.
The Delta chapter of the Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, RIFAN, says it has nominated 6,500 farmers for this year’s dry season farming being sponsored by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN.
The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, RIFAN, in Jigawa, said it would institute a legal action against its members, who failed to repay farm inputs loan they received under the Federal Government’s Anchor Borrowers’ Programme.
The Bauchi State chapter, Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, RIFAN, on Monday said it would continue to adopt modern farming technologies to boost production.
The Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, RIFAN, on Tuesday said Nigeria had hit annual production of 8 million metric tonnes of rice production, with a target of 18 million metric tonnes by 2023.
No fewer than 1,108 rice farmers in President Muhammadu Buhari’s hometown, Daura local government area, Katsina State, would benefit from the wet season agricultural inputs under the 2019 first phase of the Federal Government anchor borrower agricultural scheme.
No fewer than 120, 000 rice farmers in Kano State would benefit from the Federal Government’s Anchor Borrower programme for this year’s dry season farming.
The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has said it has disbursed N55 billion to more than 250,000 farmers within two years of implementation of...
Farmers in Adamawa have commended the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, for its intervention to ease the challenges they face in getting fuel for...