Agriculture: A More Diversified Economy
Nigeria as a country has over 85 million arable hectares of land, a population of over 200 million people and rainfall patterns that are favourable to agriculture.
As the government realises the necessity to diversify from the crude oil sector to a more viable sector;agriculture has constantly come up as it has the most feasible potential for Nigeria.
As the minister for Agriculture assumes office, farmers, professionals and other stakeholders have shared ideas on steps that can be taken to fully utilize the potentials in the Agricultural sector.
Our CEO Mr Olawale Rotimi has stated that “the incoming minister will have to turbo-charge the sector by facilitating extensive collaborations with the private sector to drive growth in the sector which will lead to increased food production, jobs and revenue".
To read full news:https://m.guardian.ng/features/agro-care/farmers-professionals-seek-policy-coordination-cheaper-loans-as-new-minister-assumes-duties/