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By Daniel Essiet, September 22, 2017

AG 600x450Feed production firm Olam is partnering the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan, in the production of high-yielding soybean seeds.

By agronigeria, September 21, 2017

IrrigationYobe State government has pledged to empower farmers in Nguru and Muguram with an irrigation scheme before the end of the year.

By agronigeria, September 20, 2017
Seeds FG 324x160The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development says it is working with the Nigeria Security and Defense Corps (NSCDC) to ensure that quality seeds are supplied to farmers by the approved seed dealers.

By Maina Maina, September 20, 2017
kuje farmerOver 1000 internally displaced persons from Gubio local government area of Borno state have received fertilizer to boost their farming activities.

NEWS PROVIDED BY Research and Markets, DUBLIN, September 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

wsi imageoptim Fertilizer 620x330 300x160The "Global Controlled Release Fertilizer Market - Growth, Trends and Forecasts 2017 - 2022" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering.

By agronigeria, 19 September, 2017

farmsThe Niger State Government has signed a €49 million (N18 billion) Memorandum of Understanding with a Hungarian investor, Osetertrade Engineering and Manufacturing Kft aimed at establishing an Integrated farming project and a Tomato Paste processing factory in the state.

By agronigeria September 18, 2017

aminu tambuwal 690x450The Sokoto Agricultural Development Programme, (SADP) says it has employed 93 extension workers and others while 300 more workers are to be recruited next year.

By Joke Falaju , 17 September 2017

recession AGRIC 696x392To increase banks lending in the agricultural sector and boost agricultural productivity in the country, Stanbic IBTC has commenced a N50billion Agric Financing Scheme.

By Gbenga Akinfenwa, 17 September 2017

women at farmThe International Institute of Tropical Agriculture-led Cassava Weed Management Project (IITA-CWMP) is set to sign agreements to establish 136 demonstration plots, with farmers across four states-Abia, Benue, Ogun and Oyo States.

By Agency Reporter
September 15, 2017

RCD NG02941 690x450The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) on Thursday restated commitment to engage more farmers in Millet cultivation in Sokoto state.

September 13, 2017

Farmers in Nigeria 1493196140 65534The outgoing President of the Association of Local Governments of Nigeria (ALGON), Hon. Ibrahim Karaye has hinged the development of Nigeria through agriculture on the involvement of the local government councils.

By agronigeria
September 14, 2017

Army wormAs part of joint efforts to manage the spread of the Fall Armyworm (FAW) disease across Nigeria, the Federal Government and the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) have signed a Technical Cooperation Project (TCP), agreement.

September 14 2017

FAO SpiegelbildThe United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) have suggested inter-cropping as the best natural method to tackle army worm infestation in Africa.

By Anna Nicklin
12 September 2017

fertilizer grain 02Scientists of Siberian Federal University and Krasnoyarsk scientific centre (KSC) of SB RAS have been working to develop a ‘smart fertilizer’ by combining a traditional fertilizer with a biodegradable polymer, which slowed down the process of decomposition and released nutrient into soil.

Messages to Farmers

  • Obtain quality fertilizers from reputable suppliers especially FEPSAN members
  • Store unused fertilizer away from children, fire, rain and entry of foreign material.
  • Form groups/associations to benefit from group/association dynamics
  • Allow your crops to fully mature to get quality and value
  • Report adulterated fertilizer to the appropriate authority

Upcoming Events

  • International Training Organized by IFDC & IFA, Date: October 2 – 6 2017, Venue: Marrakesh, Morocco. Read more
  • International Conference Organized by I-conference / OCP, Date: October 18 – 19 2017, Venue: Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Read more
  • 3rd AFAAS Africa-Wide Agricultural Extension Week 2017, Date: 30 October to 3 November 2017. Venue: Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.  Read more
  • IFDC’s 2-week USA Training & Study Tour, Dates: August 21 – September 1, 2017, Venue: USA (Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Missouri, Tennessee and Washington, D.C.)  Read more
  • AGRIKEXPO & NABG Conference 2017, Date: September 25-27, 2017. Venue: International Conference Centre, Abuja, Nigeria,.Read more
  • 31st Annual Argus FMB Europe Fertilizer conference, Date: 18 – 20 October 2017, Venue: W Hotel in Barcelona. Read more.
  • Urban Agri Summit 2017, Date: 7th - 8th September, 2017, Venue: Johannesburg, South Africa. Read more
  • IFDC International Training Program, Date: November 6-10, 2017, Venue: Arusha, Tanzania. Read more
  • 5th Addis Agrofood Agriculture, Agricultural Machineries, Food, Food Technologies and Packaging Exhibition, Date: 08-11 December 2017, Venue: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Read more

Mission

To provide a platform for the stakeholders in the public and private sectors of the fertilizer industry to develop effective public private partnerships in order to ensure timely supply of adequate quantity and quality fertilizers; and to promote professional, moral and ethical practices in the industry.

Vision

Attain improved productivity and environmental sustainability of Nigerian Agriculture through balanced and judicious use of fertilizers....Attain improved productivity and environmental sustainability of Nigerian Agriculture through balanced and judicious use of fertilizer...................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

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