The guaranteed source of water for farming

Water sounds common but could ruin your dream of making it big in Agriculture. We will highlight various sources of water you can depend on for your Agricultural business. Agricultural activities like crop farming, fishery, animal husbandry and poultry, are in need of regular sources of water. The success of any of these agricultural activities [...]

By | July 8th, 2018|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Irvingia/Bush Mango/Ogbono Seeds

Irvingia/ Bush Mango/ Wild Mango/ Dika tree is native to Africa and southeast Asia. Irvingia fruits and nuts are edible, fat and protein rich. The nuts are dried typically under the sun and usually sold as whole or in powder form. It is a deciduous tree and reaches 30-40m in height. Its trunk is usually [...]

By | May 29th, 2018|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments


Palm oil processing business in Nigeria is a highly profitable business that you need to give serious attention. The palm oil fruit is indigenous to Nigeria. Our soil naturally grows them and they are found in the south east and south west of the country. Everyday, thousands of tonnes of palm oil is processed for [...]

By | April 11th, 2018|agric and agric entrepreneurship|2 Comments

Prawn/ Shrimp Farming

Prawns are crustaceans with exoskeleton. The term "prawn" is used particularly in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Commonwealth nations, for large swimming crustaceans. Prawns have claws on three of their five pairs of legs, shrimp have claws on two of their five pairs of legs. Their gills and body shape are different too. As far as cooking [...]

By | April 3rd, 2018|agric and agric entrepreneurship|1 Comment


The team at visited the NFG-CS (Nigeria Farmers Group and Cooperative Society) farmers settlement centre, Maraba Gaate, Nasarawa state, Nigeria. We met with the National Coordinator of the group, Mr. Retson Tedheke, and his team. The name "Retson Tedheke" is synonymous with activism and associated with national struggles like #OCCUPYNASS and #OURMUMUDONDO. In this interview, [...]

By | March 20th, 2018|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Step by step guide to investing in agriculture

Agribusiness is a multi-billion dollar industry. Every other sector of the economy largely hinges on agriculture in all of its different forms. It is not surprising because food is the primary source of sustenance. Since food is indispensable, any who invests in the business is often guaranteed success. Wherever you may be, the room for [...]

By | March 13th, 2018|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments


Before the advent of crude oil, agriculture was the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy. Then, the country’s economy thrived; food was available and affordable. People, therefore, did not go hungry, except in extreme cases occasioned by a serious factor. With the oil boom era, the country and its people shifted attention from agriculture to oil and [...]

By | March 5th, 2018|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

8 Basic Guides To Farming

You’ve dreamed of becoming a farmer, growing food not just for yourself but for your greater community. You learn to work with the soil, and are prepared for a life of physical toil, intellectual challenges, and uncertain finances. All that’s left is to trade in your suit and tie for sturdy boots and a dilapidated [...]

By | February 20th, 2018|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments


Slash and burn agriculture is the act of cutting down the vegetation in an expanse of land, setting aflame the remaining foliage, and using the resultant ashes as nutrients to the soil for the use of planting food crops. The swidden (the expanse of land that has undergone slash and burn) is used for a [...]

By | December 14th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

50 Lucrative Agro Processing Business ideas

Do you want to start a business in the agriculture/agro-allied value addition sector? If YES, here are 50 best lucrative agro processing business ideas to choose from. Do you know that Agricultural businesses are the most lucrative businesses in the World? Apart from the low-cost of start up and running the business, agricultural businesses turn [...]

By | October 20th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|3 Comments

Tips for Growing / Expanding Your Poultry Business

Poultry farming is profitable alright, but a lot of people still fail and incur lots of losses in this business all the same. Poultry farming has been in existence for ages and while some people have smiled to the bank and expanded their businesses, a lot of investors have blamed themselves for going into the [...]

By | August 29th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

How to Make Decent Income Buying and Selling Goats in Nigeria

Goat Market in Nigeria is one of the biggest in the world and people are making huge profit buying and selling goats. With the hope that you are reading this write-up in a good state of health, we welcome you to goat business. Livestock marketing is one business that has made many millionaires, and many [...]

By | August 22nd, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Make Money Selling Rams During Muslim Festivals

The muslim eid-il kabir festival is two weeks and some days away and that presents an opportunity for a very lucrative business. Our findings reveal that you can actually multiply your income dealing in ram – buying from the North and selling in places like Lagos. It is a common practice for Muslims to kill ram [...]

By | August 16th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Using Organic Compost ; The Benefits Derived by Plants

Chemical fertilizers are expensive. Organic fertilizers are cost-free if you prepare the organic compost by yourself. Then aside from saving money by making your own organic fertilizer, your health also benefits for non-exposure to the adverse effect of chemicals. This is the big benefit to man for learning to make compost for their gardens. Benefits in the [...]

By | July 10th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

Starting an Organic Fertilizer Production Company

The agriculture industry is indeed a very large industry and it is responsible for the employment of loads of skilled and unskilled labor through out the whole world. It is a fact that there are several money spinning business opportunities in the agric sector and any serious minded investor can leverage on them to make [...]

By | July 10th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

How to Use Chillies as a Natural Pesticide

The chillipepper, or chilli, originated in South America and is now widespread throughout the tropics and subtropics. The insecticidal properties are highest in the ripe fruit especially in the skin and seed. Chillis act as a stomach poison, antifeedant and repellent to a number of pests. Note: Care should be taken when handling chillis because [...]

By | June 19th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

How To Start Lucrative Pineapple Farming In Commercial Scale

Pineapple farming in Nigeria is another sure money maker. Thousands of fruit juices are made with pineapple and the makers of fruit juice are always on the look out for pineapple farm where they could buy their raw material. Go to mile 12 market or any market near you or even the fruit sellers near [...]

By | May 19th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|2 Comments

How to Make Sugar from Sugar Cane

The basic process Sugar cane must be crushed to extract the juice. The crushing process must break up the hard nodes of the cane and flatten the stems. The juice is collected, filtered and sometimes treated and then boiled to drive off the excess water. The dried cane residue (bagasse) is often used as fuel [...]

By | May 8th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments


Home edible plant grows are becoming increasingly popular among the health-conscious crowds. As more people become sickened by pesticides and other harmful substances on the foods that they eat, they turn to growing their own harvest. However, if you want to have a successful home grow, then you need to practice composting. Composting involves creating [...]

By | May 2nd, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments

How To Grow Edible Mushroom In Commercial Quantity

Mushroom farming is one of the farming that holds high prospect but has never gained ground in Nigeria so far. Whether you decide to grow your mushrooms in your garden (for private consumption) or in a big farm (for commercial use), it is important that you know some important steps to take when growing mushroom. Few that are into mushroom farming [...]

By | April 27th, 2017|agric and agric entrepreneurship|0 Comments
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