Agribusiness

Edo First Lady to engage girls in farming

  Edo State First Lady, Mrs. Betsy Obaseki, has said arrangement has been concluded to engage young girls in the state in maize farming. Mrs. Obaseki said plans have been concluded  to partner the Nigeria Television Authority (NTA) to organize monthly farmers’ market to serve at least 3000 female farmers. Speaking when members of the […]

Women Agripreneurs should be strengthened in Africa

Globally, women’s contribute to agricultural development in various capacities as producers, labourers and marketers. They have an important role to play in agricultural development and food security through entrepreneurship. In developing countries women’s role as agriculture entrepreneurs is not fully explored and well recognized. Women entrepreneurs in agriculture are facing […]