Posts Tagged ‘Agriculture’

German Training: Osun Youths Return To Nigeria, Pledge To Make Huge Impact On Nation’s Agriculture

Monday, September 12th, 2016

Osun State youths newly trained in agricultural production in Germany returned to Nigeria at the weekend with a promise to create a huge impact in the agriculture and general food production sector of the country. The youths, numbering 20, arrived into the waiting hands of officials of the Osun State Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security […]

Gov. Aregbesola Calls For Ban on Export of Primary Farm Produce

Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Governor, State of  Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola has called for a ban on the export of primary farm produce as part of strategies to ensure food sufficiency in the country.     Aregbesola made the call in Osogbo on Sunday in a statement he issued by his media aide, Semiu Okanlawon The governor opined that […]

Osun Government, Butchers Agree On New Levy

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016

As part of efforts to boost the internally generated revenue in Osun, the state government and the Cattle Butchers Association in the state have both agreed on seven hundred naira as the  new levy to be paid on each cattle slaughtered in the state.     This was the outcome of a meeting between the […]

USAID trains Osun poly staff on Apiary, honey production

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

AS part of the efforts at improving the entrepreneurship skills of staff and students of Osun State Polytechnic Iree, a five-day workshop was organised for the polytechnic community on apiary, bee keeping and honey production.     A volunteer of the United States for International Development (USAID) to Nigeria, Mr. Caleb O’Biren described the apiary […]

Methodist Church to partner with Osun on agriculture

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

The leadership of Methodist Church Nigeria has openly declared it readiness to support government at all levels in Nigeria especially the State Government of Osun on massive agricultural production in order to salvage the current economic crisis. The declaration was made by the Prelate, Methodist Church Nigeria, Dr. Samuel Emeka Uche, while paying a visit […]