• Don’t preserve fruits in refrigerator to prevent loss of nutritional quality – Expert warns

    Don’t preserve fruits in refrigerator to prevent loss of nutritional quality – Expert warns

    A Professor of Biochemistry, Abiola Ladokun, has advised people against preserving their fruits in the refrigerator to prevent browning and loss of nutritional quality.

    In her inaugural lecture at the Leads City University, Ibadan, on Wednesday, Ladokun said that it was healthy to eat fresh fruits instead of those preserved in the refrigerator.

    The lecture is entitled: “Nutritional Biochemistry: Sequential Professedly Unsequential.’’

    According to her, a study done on some varieties of tropical plants showed essential nutritional components in eating fresh fruits and […]

  • We’ll develop national assets to preserve our farm produce – Buhari

    We’ll develop national assets to preserve our farm produce – Buhari

    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 […]

  • Nigerian Man Designs Wooden Cooler to Preserve Food Materials (Photos)

    Nigerian Man Designs Wooden Cooler to Preserve Food Materials (Photos)

    A young Nigerian man has intelligently stunned people with a rare innovation of making a food cooler out of purely wood.

    The wooden cooler above was designed by the unnamed man showcasing it. The pictures have been trending on Facebook with the identity of the man yet to be ascertained.

    Some top commenters close to the craftsman have attested to the effectiveness of this innovation and creativity which needs to be encouraged by the Nigerian government for further research towards a boost […]