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World Bank partners stakeholders boosts rice production in Jigawa

World Bank partners stakeholders boosts rice production in Jigawa

he World Bank under Fadama III Additional Financing Project in Jigawa State, is collaborating with UPL-RICO, a specialist in rice crop protection around the globe, to boost rice production by conducting a demonstration trial of early post emergence herbicide known as EROS GOLD.Speaking at the trial which held at the demonstrators ion farm located at Gada/Ganji rice production cluster in Kirikasamma Local Government Area, the Jigawa State Commissioner of Agriculture, Alhaji Kabiru Ali, remarked that “rice, being an important crop in Nigeria, therefore, the state government is doing its best in collaborating with investors and Agricultural experts to increase rice production and support farmers with effective insecticides and herbicides for the control of pests, diseases and weeds and the increase production all over the State.”
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