Agriculture

The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 2

The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 2

By Edobong Akpabio 4 min read
We continue with the Part 2 of our series on the agricultural map of Nigeria, showing the distribution of crops and…
Agriculture Beyond Food

Agriculture Beyond Food

By Edobong Akpabio 3 min read
The concept of Agriculture Beyond Food (ABF) seeks to promote agriculture for purposes other than food and feed. In the…
Considering Agribusiness?

Considering Agribusiness?

By Edobong Akpabio 2 min read
Agribusiness seems to be the 'happening' sector these days. Sorry, I take that back… Agribusiness is the…
Marketing Food as Medicine as an Entrepreneur

Marketing Food as Medicine as an Entrepreneur

By Edobong Akpabio 2 min read
'Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food' - Hippocrates Hippocrates is considered the father of…
Investment Lessons From The Rise of Modern Farm Franchises in Nigeria

Investment Lessons From The Rise of Modern Farm Franchises in Nigeria

By Chiagozie Nwizu 4 min read
Any country with a population of over 170 million inhabitants should be a viable market for small businesses and…
Putting Together Start-up Costs for a Fish Farming Business.

Putting Together Start-up Costs for a Fish Farming Business.

By Mariam Adeoti 3 min read
Isn't it fascinating to know that most lipsticks ladies wear today are made from fish scales? Some boots and handbags…
Players in the Agriculture Value Chain

Players in the Agriculture Value Chain

Recall that we learnt earlier that the 'Gold' in agriculture is found in agribusiness and this is
By Edobong Akpabio 2 min read
Dream Careers in Agribusiness (Part 2)

Dream Careers in Agribusiness (Part 2)

A career in agriculture does not always involve production farming. In fact, only a small
By Edobong Akpabio 1 min read
The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 1

The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 1

According to encyclopedia 2 and thefreedictionary.com - geographical maps "reflect the land
By Edobong Akpabio 7 min read
Agriculture and the Nigerian Child

Agriculture and the Nigerian Child

"We have to bring children into a new relationship with food that connects them to culture and
By Edobong Akpabio 3 min read
The Future of Food in Nigeria

The Future of Food in Nigeria

I learnt some time ago that most ideas are not really, like really, original. As a writer, that's
By Edobong Akpabio 5 min read
Dream Careers in Agribusiness (Part 1)

Dream Careers in Agribusiness (Part 1)

"If you want to plan for a year, Plant rice. If you want to plan for a decade, Plant trees. If
By Edobong Akpabio 2 min read
Factors Besetting Nigerian Women in Agribusiness

Factors Besetting Nigerian Women in Agribusiness

Agribusiness describes the entire range of activities in the agricultural value chain,
By Edobong Akpabio 4 min read
Trending Opportunities in Agribusiness in Nigeria

Trending Opportunities in Agribusiness in Nigeria

According to the Collins English Dictionary, a trend is "a change or development towards
By Edobong Akpabio 4 min read
The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 3

The Agriculture Map of Nigeria - Part 3

13.    Cowpea Cowpea, Vigna unguiculata, is one of the most versatile African crops
By Edobong Akpabio 3 min read