Rice: Bayelsa RIFAN acquires 60, 000 hectares

by | March 15, 2017 3:43 pm

The Bayelsa chapter of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria (RIFAN) said on Wednesday that it had acquired 60,000 hectares for cultivation this year. Ezekiel Ogbianko, the Chairman of the association, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Otuan, Bayelsa, that the land was acquired to ensure the country’s self-sufficiency in rice production. Ogbianko said…

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