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Ways to Mitigate Climate Change in Agriculture

Ways to Mitigate Climate Change in Agriculture National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) defines Climate change as a long-term change in the average weather patterns that have come to define Earth’s local, regional and global climates. Over the years, the Earth’s climate has experienced tremendous variations resulting from burning fossil fuels such as oil and …

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4 Tech Products Farmers Use to Increase Their Yields

4 Tech Products Farmers Use to Increase Their Yields The adoption of digital technologies in agriculture has become a developing trend in modern day farming in Nigeria.   At Babban Gona, through our technology platform, we provide training, financial credit, agricultural inputs, harvesting and marketing services to tens of thousands of our member smallholder farmers dramatically …

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Effects Of Climate Change On Agriculture

For sustainable agriculture to meet the rising demand for food in Nigeria, we must observe climate change in agriculture and its effect around us.

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Women in Agriculture: The untold stories of Growth and Empowerment.

Women in Agriculture: The untold stories of Growth and Empowerment. Women in Agriculture – Gender inequality is an issue that continues to pervade every echelon of  society. Although several efforts have been made to extinguish it, gender inequality still eats deep into every corner of our society. The very fact that out of 195 countries, …

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2021 Trends in Agriculture to watch out for

Trends are the general direction into which something is changing or veering towards. They are usually informed by either current happenings, prevailing data/insights and patterns noticed overtime. Trends come and go, but industries remain. However, industries must leverage current trends to address relevant needs and remain productive. These are trends to watch out for in …

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Reasons why top talent want to work in the agricultural space

The agricultural sector in Nigeria employs more than 36% of the country’s labour force, it remains one of the largest sectors, contributing an average of 24% to the nation’s GDP over the past seven years (2013 – 2019). The constant growth and evolving nature of the sector calls for consistent innovation and collaborative effort thereby …

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Some Common Myths About Agriculture

The agricultural sector is perhaps one of the most underrated sectors in Nigeria, due to various perceptions that people have about the industry. However, while some of these may have been the case several decades ago, there has been a tremendous change within the sector and it has continued to evolve with time. Below are …

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