By Rabiu Musa
A pioneer agricultural-based news medium in Kano state, Farmers Voice NG, said arrangements were concluded to organize training for farmers on Drip and Sprinkler Irrigation, Greenhouse crop production and Pest, Disease Management of tomoto.
The training, according to the online editor of the medium, Mr. Buhari Abba Rano said “It’s in Partnership with Fombina Farm, Fombina Imprints, and the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD).
He said “The event scheduled for Sunday 16th July, at Bunkure Gabas Primary School is aimed to equip farmers with valuable knowledge and insights to enhance their farming practices and overall productivity”.
“The Sensitization Lecture will cover a broad range of topics relevant to modern-day farming techniques, market trends, sustainable agriculture, and innovative solutions to the common challenges faced by farmers”.
Abba revealed that “A panel of experienced agricultural experts has been carefully curated to share their expertise and provide practical guidance”.
“Farmers attending the event will have the opportunity to stay updated on the latest advancements in agricultural practices”.
“The participants will gain valuable insights into maximizing productivity and improving crop yield, as well as discovering sustainable farming techniques and eco-friendly approaches”.
He further said that “The event offers a platform for networking with fellow farmers, encouraging the exchange of ideas and experiences”.
“Engr. Yunusa Zakari Ya’u, the Director of CITAD, will serve as the Chairman of the event. Facilitators for the Sensitization Lecture include Abdullahi Muhammad Babayaro from East West Seed knowledge Transfer Foundation Nigeria and Engr. Ibrahim Abubakar, an irrigation engineer from the CDA Training and Research Farm at Bayero University, Kano”.