“This is something that should be encouraged especially now that federal government is talking about reversing to agriculture as a driver of the economy, as we cannot continue with the agriculture that we have been practicing in the last 4 decades.
The Netherlands is also bringing all kinds of experts to see how we can develop the model of farmers who have their cows on one location. Although, it is not rocket science and it will require all sides to get it to work, ‘’ he said.
“Today, about 80 per cent of the agricultural input in our production is sourced locally, thanks to the investments we have made towards increasing local sourcing since 2011.'' - Mrs Victoria Uwadoka, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Manager of...
"You have rice coming from other countries that has been produced for five or six years, which normally they will feed to their cattle in their countries, which they are feeding us with today.'' - Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed