The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Growth, Dr. Mohammad Mahmood Abubakar has mentioned that the Nationwide Agricultural Extension Growth Committee Discussion board arrange by the federal government would speed up Agricultural Extension Providers Supply, Enhance Expertise Innovation and livelihoods of Nigerian Farmers.
The Minister acknowledged this at a 2-Day Workshop for 2022 Nationwide Agricultural Extension Growth Committee (NAEDC) Assembly with theme ‘’ Strengthening the ADPs for Efficient Agricultural Extension Service Supply on the Grassroots in Nigeria’’ which occurred not too long ago on the Nasarawa State Authorities Home, Lafia, Nasarawa State.
Dr. Mahmood Abubakar acknowledged that the NAEDC was a veritable device to work together, make clear and amplify a few of the on- going coverage targets of the Current Administration within the Agricultural Extension Sub Sector.
He revealed that the discussion board had shaped a part of the Federal Division of Agricultural Extension (FDAE) technique to realize one in all its key mandates of the coordination of the Nigeria Agricultural Extension System (NARES).
The Minister acknowledged that the assembly would assess the standing of Nationwide Agricultural Extension System notably nationwide coordinating exercise on the Federal degree and efforts of Agricultural Growth Programmes in States in finishing up agricultural extension supply service ‘’ this NAEDC is subsequently a possibility to evaluation progress within the sector and mission for future’’.
In his remarks, the Government Governor of Nasarawa State , Engr. Abdullahi Sule acknowledged that the state administration had left no stone unturned in making certain that the insurance policies of the Federal Authorities on agricultural had been effectively positioned and carried out in assuaging folks from the shades of the realities of life.