Tagged as: Agriculture

Carrot Value Chain

One of agricultural produce that we come in contact with in our day to day life is Carrot which is scientifically called Daucus carota. Its one of the major source of Vitamin A, D,C,E,K and other minerals such as potassium, calcium and magnesium   Output in Nigeria Currently, we boast

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Sugarcane (Saccharin oficinarum)

Overview Sugarcane is a tall perennial or seasonal vegetation with the tropical regions as its natural habitat. The average yield per cane stalk is 60-75 tonnes per hectare but can range from 120 to 150 tonnes if properly cultivated and managed in the right conditions. The quality and yield of

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MFB Tweet Chat With Azeez Salawu

It was an exciting, engaging and educative Wednesday on Twitter as MyFarmBase had an interesting tweet chat with Azeez Salawu, Founder, Community Action on Food Security Initiative. Here’s what you might have missed… Q: Hello everyone… It’s time for our weekly #AgroLatestChat with “Azeez Salawu” Welcome @AzeezSalawu Can we meet

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Youth Start-Up 2018 – December Interview- MyFarmBase Africa

MyFarmBase Africa‘s Youth Start-Up of The Month was created to tell the stories of young farmers and agricpreneurs alongside reaching out to prospective farmers to learn from their successes and failures with the sole aim of increasing food production and making huge profits from the different value chains in agriculture.

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Experts Harp on Smart Farming to Boost Economy – Guardian

Some experts in the agricultural sector have called on Nigerian youths to leverage the innovative emerging technologies to power agriculture and boost the nation’s economy in an effort to create employment rather than wait for white collar jobs. This call came during the Smart Farming Café hosted recently by Myfarmbase

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Call For Volunteers 2018 – MyFarmBase Africa

Call For Volunteers Application Deadline: Thursday, 20th December 2018. https://goo.gl/forms/aFR3nPjQC9XfhzQh2 Are you a Student in any Tertiary Institution in Africa? Are you a recent graduate or you were just posted for NYSC in Nigeria? Are you also passionate about Agriculture, Food Security and Emerging Technologies (Artificial Intelligence, Drones, Blockchain, Hydroponics

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In 2017, Nigeria took the 6th place in cashew nut production in the world, according to Legit. Nigerians make fortunes on cashew export every year. However, to be successful in this, you really need to understand how the industry works. Efforts made for the purpose of improving the cultivation results

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PROFITABILITY OF SUGARCANE FARMING BUSINESS Currently, Nigeria has the largest sugar refining plant in Africa yet most of the raw materials needed to produce sugar are imported from Brazil. This comes at a cost to the country of over $500 million every year. It is important for you to know

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AWARENESS AND KNOWLEDGE OF IMPROVED POST-HARVEST STORAGE AND PACKAGING FACILITIES BY VEGETABLE FARMERS IN OGUN STATE Vegetable is any part of a plant that is consumed by humans as food as/as part of a meal. Vegetables are rich and comparatively cheaper source of antioxidant vitamins A, C and E. Vegetables

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