• FG will plant grass to end herdsmen/farmers clash – Ogbeh

    FG will plant grass to end herdsmen/farmers clash – Ogbeh

    The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Chief Audu Ogbeh, says the ministry will begin the paddock development (growing of special grasses for cattle) in August.

    Ogbeh told journalists on Wednesday in Abuja, that the ministry has started bringing the special seeds of grass (fodder seeds) into the country.

    Ogbeh explained that after some time, the country would become an exporter of the grass to earn foreign exchange.

    β€œThe Saudi Arabia is asking that if Nigeria can grow enough grass they will buy […]