From Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse
His Royal Highness Emirs of Kano Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayaro and His Highness the Emir of Dutse Alhaji Hamim Muhammad Nuhu Sunusi, on Saturday, paid a tour visit to Malam ALU Agro Allied farm, in Birnin Kudu local government area of Jigawa state.
The two emirs during the visit called on the government both at the national and state levels to give more support to Farmers like the founder of Malam ALU Agro Allied farm Hon. Farouk Adamu Aliyu for job creation to teeming youths.
According to the emirs, this is the biggest farm with a combination of different segments of agricultural farm products, they ever visited throughout their lives in Nigeria.
The emirs who are highly impressed with agricultural production on the farm, assured that with the establishment of similar farms in other states Nigeria could easily achieve food security within a short period.
His Highness then commended Hon Farouk Adamu Aliyu for this wonderful edifice and urged other Farmers to emulate him for a better economy and support food security in the country.
While making his remarks, the founder of Malam ALU Agro Allied farm Hon. Farouk Adamu Aliyu said, the farm under his supervision is committed to the provision of jobs and a high quantity of food to the nation.
He explained that billions of naira were invested in the farm which comprised modern livestock rearing with over 200 hybrid cattle, a greenhouse with over 33,000 plants producing ten tons of tomatoes per week, a poultry department, fertilizer plant among many other sectors of farming.
Hon Farouk who said the farm will soon commence the exportation of farm products added that the farm also comprised the tourism sectors that contained the tallest National flag tower in the country with 50.3 metres.
He then commended the two emirs for the visit and assured more job creation to the Youths for a better economy in the country.