How Obasanjo Supports Youth With 500 Acres of Farmland

Obasanjo Supports Youth With 500 Acres of Farmland… Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has leased 500 acres of farmland on his farm in Iseyin, Oyo State, to Oke Ogun youths through the Oke Ogun Green Revolution Initiative. Obasanjo was a special guest and keynote...

STEP-Oyo bets on the next generation to secure food security

Oyo State has realized that the interest of teenagers and youth can be captured through modern agriculture. In partnership withIITAon theStart Them Early Program (STEP), the Oyo State government (OYSG) commissioned the first STEP-Oyo project at the Methodist High...

Six Steps’ toolkit sparks excitement among cassava farmers

Farmers in Oyo State, Nigeria were in awe when the African Cassava Agronomy Initiative (ACAI) of the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) conducted some harvest operations on farm plots set up to demonstrate the Six Steps to Cassava Weed Management...