Cross River State Blaze a trail: Nigeria Agro-Industrialization has just began

Cross River State Blaze a trail: Nigeria Agro-Industrialization has just began

By David Peter In spite of the oil, agriculture remains the base of the Nigerian economy, providing the main source of livelihood for most Nigerians for more than 30% of the population. The sector faces many challenges, notably an outdated land tenure system that constrains access to land (1.8 ha/farming household), a very low level of irrigation development (less than 1 percent of cropped land under irrigation), limited adoption of research findings and technologies, high cost of farm inputs, poor access to credit, inefficient fertilizer procurement and distribution, inadequate storage…

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The Ideal Feeds for Catfish

The Effect of giving Smaller or Bigger Size of Feeds to Catfish

Fish feeds on a lot of things. However, to get the best from them especially when raised in commercial quantity, one must give them feeds that are well compounded and rich in all necessary classes of food. Thus, I will categorize fish feeds into imported, local and others. Imported catfish feeds are those feeds that are already bagged and imported into the country. They are mostly floating pellets and are into different sizes like 2mm, 3mm, 4mm, 6mm etc. which are fed into the fish based on their age and…

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