16
Nov

SAPRuL project support farmers for increase productivity

In partnership with West Africa Trade and Investment Hub, USAID Feed the Future Zenith Bank and Sterling Bank, El-kanis and  Partners is implementing Sustainable Agriculture Programme for Rural Livelihood(SAPRuL), project to support farmers increase productivity, yield and market.

The project targets farmers in Cross River and Ebonyi States comprising youths and wome.......

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24
May

Shutting the Door on Malnutrition in Nigeria

Malnutrition is common in Nigeria. It most times results to health effects that range from mild to severe, and sometimes life-threatening. The most common malnutrition include deficiencies in vitamin A, iron and zinc with prevalence of 29.5%, 26%, and 20% respectively in children under five years.

 Commonly used interventions include nutrient supplementation, dietary diversificatio.......

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03
May

Contending the Escalating Food Crisis in Nigeria

Farmers in Nigeria have raised warning alarm over possible rise in prices of food due to rising cost of fertilisers which has more than doubled.

The warning came on the heels of hike in the price of a 50kg bag of NPK, a critical type of fertiliser mainly used by smallholder fa.......

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03
Apr

INSIGHTS FROM OUR CONCLUDED TRAINING ON VEGETABLE PRODUCTION

 

 

 

The three day free training on Vegetable Farming with an objective to build the capacity of vegetable farmers and intending farmers was completed on Friday, 1st April 2022. The aim is to improve the livelihoods of low-income vegetable and fruit farmers in Akwa Ibom State. The project targets the horticulture subsector (vegetables and fruit.......

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