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Babban Gona Agric OS

Video: Optimizing for Better Service Delivery & Input Distribution to Babban Gona ‘Members Using Agric OS

In this video Jonah Dinka Gutau, our Area Supervisor for Ikara and Giwa local governments, Kaduna State, Nigeria talks to us about Babban Gona’s operations before the start of a new farming season. Jonah also speaks about Babban Gona’s Agric OS, a farming software created and developed by Babban Gona’s Product and Engineering teams. He …

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5 Ways Agritech Can Improve the Productivity of Your Farm

Agricultural technology abbreviated as Agritech is the utilisation of technology to enhance agricultural activities or processes to improve farm productivity, yield, profitability and efficiency. Agritech can be used in various aspects of agriculture such as the farm fields, documentation, pest or weed control, weather forecasting, farm mapping and many more. The technology can be a …

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agriculture in Nigeria

Agriculture in Nigeria: 7 Interesting Facts & Statistics

Petroleum is still widely recognized as the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy; however, Agriculture in Nigeria remains the foundation or bedrock of the nation’s economy. It is an invaluable sector whose contributions to national revenue cannot be overlooked. Every year, the agricultural sector provides millions of jobs, tonnes of food and valuable raw materials, all of …

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4 Reasons Why Agriculture Is An Untapped Goldmine Youths Must Explore

Agriculture, in spite of its great strides over the years and its contribution to the Nigerian economy, remains one of the least attractive sectors to the Nigerian youths. A study on youths carried amongst youths in Southwestern universities in Nigeria showed that only about 21.5% of the respondents were willing to participate in agriculture; while …

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Top 8 in Demand Jobs in Agritech Companies

There has been an increase in the number of talents, youths most especially, seeking jobs in agritech companies. This may be attributed to improved access to funding opportunities, farm inputs, technological innovations and digital solutions in the agricultural sector.  In 2020, youths accounted for over 70% of Babban Gona’s members. Experts in the past stated …

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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 increasing their productivity and profitability” In General, there are …

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