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By Hope Abah Emmanuel (Makurdi), Lami Sadiq (Jos), Maryam Ahmadu-Suka, (Kaduna), Itodo Daniel Sule, (Lokoja) & Idris Mahmud (Katsina), Nov 15, 2018
african maize farmer 690x450Farmers across the country are expressing hopes that this year’s harvest will be bountiful compared to last years. Some, especially the wet season rice farmers are however counting their loses as a result of floods that ravaged rice farms along the river banks in most rice producing states in the country.

Nov 11, 2018
golden pfiThe Fertiliser Producers and Suppliers Association of Nigeria (FEPSAN), on Sunday, called on the Federal Government to ban the importation of Nitrogen Phosphorus Potassium (NPK) fertilisers because it was costing the nation grave loses.

By Soumaila Diarra, 6 November 2018
MLfreelance farmer maize1SIBY, Mali Nov 6 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Last year, when drought hit in the middle of the growing season in his region of southern Mali, Baba Berthé lost his entire two-hectare maize crop. "I harvested nothing at all," remembers the white-robed farmer with a greying goatee.

By Itodo Daniel Sule, Lokoja, Nov 8, 2018
sugarcaneeeThe National Sugar Development Council (NSDC) in partnership with Kogi State Government is set to invest the sum of $350m into sugar production in the state.

24/10/2018
medium IMG 9630Partnership boost better farming decisions based on weather information
The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) have taken steps to boost the capacity of extension workers and farmers to respond to climate change and variability in agricultural practice.

By Adaku Onyenucheya, 7 November 2018
nigerian farmer 690x450To boost Federal Government's food security drive, the Country Manager, HarvestPlus Nigeria, Paul Ilona, has called for more investment in local food production to tackle malnutrition, which also affects economic development.

By Agric-Tech, November 7, 2018
soil photo1The food system is entering a new frontier, according to the Refresh: Food and Tech, from Soil to Supper, a new report launched on November 7th, 2018.

meeting NOCAIDA 7 Nov 2018Under the Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa AGRA project to increase rice productivity and improve income and food security of Farmers in Niger State, the North Central Agro Input Dealers Association organized a collaborative partnership meet between agro input producer and suppliers and dealers on the 7th November 2018 at Minna.

By IFDC Perspectives
ATT tricycle Seed Van 2018 1Most smallholder farmers in northern Ghana lack access to high-quality certified seed. They often use seed that they save from one season to the next. With saved seeds, these farmers barely produce enough to feed their household year-round.

Aflatoxin imageBy Agric-Tech - October 31, 2018
An agricultural expert, Ismail Olawale, has raised alarm over the outbreak of aflatoxins in local agricultural produce.
Olawale, a researcher at the National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services (NAERLS), revealed this in Lagos.

By AgroNigeria, October 29, 2018
FAO SpiegelbildConcerned by the need to ensure food security among residents in Northeast Nigeria, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has distributed free fertilizers and seeds to 790,000 northeast farmers displaced by Boko Haram.

By Clara Nwachukwu, 30 October 2018
Bank of Agriculture BOA 218x150The Federal Government yesterday said that it would boost the operations of the Bank of Agriculture (BOA), with N250 billion to enable it to grant credit access to farmers.

By Wendell Roelf
fertilizer grain 02Africa’s annual fertilizer consumption is expected to reach 13.6 million metric tonnes of nutrient by 2030 from 7.6 mmt now, with East and West Africa fast growth areas as farmers look to boost crop yields, industry analysts CRU said on Tuesday.

By AGRA Digital
slow release fertilizer 01312017 790x415MAPUTO, Mozambique – Africa should increase fertilizer use to boost food security by investing more in agriculture, a sector with greatest potential to drive economic growth and development, industry leaders have urged.

By AgroNigeria -October 22, 2018
tomatoes tpThe Nigerian Customs Service is to commence the implementation of the New Tomato Production Policy which would see to the increase of tariff for imported tomato paste.

By Ibrahim Musa Giginyu, Kano | Published Date Oct 20, 2018
OCP LabFiyah global concept limited in collaboration with Wacot Limited has opened a free farmer advisory centre that will guide and assist farmers on advanced use of agricultural inputs and simple tools among others that will ensure increased yield as well as ensured farmer’s economic status.

By Ismail Mudashir, Oct 25, 2018
Buhari 1 897x598President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed disappointment with the Nigerian press over the coverage of his ‘go back to land agricultural revolution’ programme.

By Rakesh Kapur
Chaina AgricWhen 200m farmers are responsible for feeding the entire population of China, any chance of halving hunger levels relies on helping these smallholders become more productive and, in the long term, more efficient.

By Oswald Agwu On Oct 18, 2018
Ebonyi new plantBriefing newsmen on the development at the end of State Executive Council meeting on Wednesday, the Special Adviser to Governor David Umahi on Investment, Prof. Ogbonnaya Chukwu, noted that the plant, which has been fully installed, would turn out its first bags of fertilizers the next day.

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Messages to Farmers

  • Apply fertilizer wisely to avoid wastage
  • Attend trainings on fertilizer use and application
  • Obtain quality fertilizers from reputable suppliers especially FEPSAN distributors
  • 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 values
  • Report fertilizer adulteration to the appropriate authority

Upcoming Events

  • Fertilizer Outlook & Technology Conference, Date: 13 - 15 November, Venue: Jacksonville, Florida, USA Read more
  • Bringing Balanced Fertilizers to Smallholder Farmers Training, Date: November 19 - 23 2018, Venue: Abuja, Nigeria 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...................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

Contact

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2nd Floor Bank of Industry Building 
18 Muhammad Buhari Way, Kaduna, Nigeria. 
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