“So far, some farmers have bought the combined harvesters from us, while others have shown interest.
Jigawa farmers to purchase 10 combined harvesters

Alhaji Muhammad Lana, the Acting General Manager of Jigawa Agricultural Supply Company (JASCO), says the company has purchased 10 units of combined harvesters for sale to large-scale farmers in the state.

He said this in Dutse on Wednesday.

He said that the unit price of the machines, which were meant for threshing rice and millet, was N3.7million.

Lana said that the company purchased the combined harvesters because of the high demand for the equipment by large-scale farmers who wanted to use the machines for crop harvests in their farms during.

“So far, some farmers have bought the combined harvesters from us, while others have showed interest.

“Some of the farmers even asked us to keep some harvesters for them; promising that they would soon come and buy the machines,’’ he added.

Lana said that a combined harvester could thresh between 100 and 150 bags of rice or millet in a day.

Source: Voice Of Nigeria

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