Agribusiness

Types of rural Livelihood in Nigeria

The major occupation of those residing in Nigerian rural communities is farming. However, there are other types of farmers who don’t reside in the local communities which will be discussed in this write-up. In the last post, I provided an insight into the rural livelihood …

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What does it take to start a Commercial Farm?

It is easier and more lucrative when you start a commercial farm in Nigeria. Let me reveal a secret to you concerning commercial farm in Nigeria, there is a readily available market if you can conduct proper market research and prepare a good business plan/feasibility …

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Top 5 Agribusiness to consider in 2018

As part of my dream to see people venture into agribusiness in 2018, I have decided to reveal some agribusiness you can consider this year. Personally, I have been involved in 4 of these businesses. For instance, Fresh vegetable business (although not on a commercial scale), …

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Why Farmers shy away from Palm tree plantation

  Why are Nigerian farmers shying away from(palm oil business)? The main reason most Nigerians farmers are not paying attention to oil palm tree plantation is because they think palm tree take so many years to mature to the point of production, therefore they are …

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How to start a Cocoa Farm

As we all know that the demand for cocoa seed is extremely high at the international market and the international price is quite encouraging to farmers. The crop is a perennial crop which is planted once and the harvest keeps coming, year in year out …

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