• May 11, 2021

#Agriculture: CBN Set To Capture 200,000 Maize Farmers In Nigeria

(AGENDAWATCHDOG) – As part of its contribution to the boosting of maize production in Nigeria, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, is perfecting plans to capture 200,000 maize farmers in Nigeria.

The CBN disclosed this  during the flag-off of the 2020 wet season maize farming with over 2000 hectares of federal government land, Maize Association of Nigeria, MAAN and CBN, Anchor Borrowers Programme, held in Ogwashi-Uku, Aniocha South local government area of Delta  State.

The Central Bank wants to support smallholder farmers with 166, 000 inputs that will produce a minimum of four tones of maize on a hectare of land.

Agenda Watchdog

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