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It is not true that GMO tomato has pig gene – Foundation boss

Dr. Issoutou Abdurhamane, Regional Director, African Agricultural Technology Foundations (AATF), has clarified that Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) crops can be replanted, urging farmers and other stakeholders to ignore propaganda against GMOs.
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Minister lauds tomato producers for curtailing waste

Minister lauds tomato producers for curtailing waste

Walter Ukaegbu, Abuja, Minister of State for Industries, Trade and Investment and the Supervising Minister, Women Affairs, Hajia Aisha Abubakar, has praised the Tomato Association of Nigeria (TAN) for reducing losses from 40 per cent to 10 per cent just as its President, Mr. Abdullahi Ringim, said they imported 240 metric tonnes of the product […]
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Processing firms battle tomato shortage

Processing firms battle tomato shortage

Acute shortage of tomatoes across the country linked to the low production rate of the crop has become a serious concern to processing companies. It was one of the reasons attributed to the shut-down of tomato paste plants. Speaking with reporters on the sideline of the Institute of Directors Nigeria (IoD) induction in Lagos, withRead More
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