President Muhammadu Buhari has said his government would work towards the development of national assets to preserve many farm produce.
To this end, he decried the culture of waste which had been foisted on the country due to lack of means of preservation of agricultural products.
The President spoke while receiving the Global Chief Executive Officer of Friesland Campina, The Netherlands, Mr Roelf Joosten, at State House, Abuja, yesterday.
Also on the delegation of the Global CEO was the Managing Director of Friesland […]
Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun has called for a ban on the export of primary farm produce as part of strategies to grow local productions and enhance the value chains of the country’s agricultural investments.
He said only innovative ventures in agriculture could make farm produce to be converted into secondary products, adding that Nigeria must create strategies that would make agriculture to be attractive to a new generation of young Nigerians before farming could be viable option towards economic diversification.