Delta state government donates land for cassava flour development initiative

RENEWNAIJA

Cassava-FarmDelta Stage government has donated 60,000 hectares of land in Abraka for a mechanised cassava farm to support the cassava bread and high quality cassava flour development initiative.

The state governor, Emmanuel Uduaghan, who announced the donation, commended the Minister of Agriculture, Akinwunmi Adesina, for taking agricultural practice to a higher level. According to him, Delta State Government is determined to exploit the potential of the agriculture sector as part of its medium and long-term strategies, to curtail unemployment in the state.

Minister of Agriculture, Akinwunmi Adesina commended the Delta Government for the gesture and called on other state governments to partner with the ministry to realise the ongoing transformation of the agriculture sector.

View original post

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s