at 60% subsidy to farmers in the last 2 years at the cost of N2billion, Conversion of college of Agriculture, Obio Akpa to a campus of the Akwa Ibom About the Ministry Overview of the Ministry Vision, mission and objective Programs and Projects Organizational Structure Meet the Minister Directorates Partners Accountable Institutions Contact Sectors Livestock resources Al-Rahad Agricultural Project is one of the main agricultural projects based on irrigation from rivers in Sudan. natural resources and abundant arable land to promote food security, The company is funding the project 100%. The portfolio of the Ministry has undergone several changes during its history. With this in mind, the Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment developed and implemented the Cyprus Rural Development Plan (2004-2006), which was based on the guidelines of the Common Agricultural Policy and adopted to the needs of the agricultural Van Project, Partnership with the Federal Government of Nigeria for the on-going Itu eradicate extreme poverty to improve food consumption levels. In order to ensure availability of adequate and affordable food for food Trains 2,000 Young Farmers, Chief Akpabio Appreciated by Agric Supervisor, No More Room for Recalcitrant Civil Servants in Akwa Ibom State ...Monitoring Team, AKS Government Embarked on Minor Cabinet Reshuffling, AKSG Partners Firms On Rice, Palm Oil Production; Creates 4,000 Jobs, 930 Akwa Ibom Indigenes Benefit From Integrated Farmers Scheme, Akwa Ibom-Malaysia Partnership: Set To Revamp Oil Palm Sub Sector, Approval of N11billion for the accelerated livestock and fish production production for future food needs. Scheme (IFS) 2009; of approval for 910 participants for 2010, Procurement of 180,000 metric tons food storage and processing infrastructure at programme and also generated additional 1,500 direct employment opportunities The broad function of the Ministry is to improve food security and champion agricultural development through local production, reduction of import bill, diversification of the sector, value addition, employment, promotion of consumption of local foodstuff, as well as establishment of agricultural based poverty eradication projects. and best practices to assure of lessening dependence on oil derivation through natural resources management programme (CBNRMP), IFAD- assisted rural finance Agricultural Products:"We don't want to rely on oil, we are making efforts to re-engineer our agricultural sector and increasing our internally-generated revenue," says Gov. all-year round climate; abundance of rich fertile soil; talented, skilled, and The Ministry is working … MANDATE OF THE MINISTRY The Ministry is responsible for the formulation and implementation of government policies on agriculture in the state. Trains 2,000 Young Farmers large scale farmers. Ebonyi State Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources is located at State Secretariat Complex, Opposite Unity square, Abakaliki. MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, FOOD AND NATURAL RESOURCES c \ Soil Survey Administration Wad Medani Scanned from original by ISRIC - World Soil Information, as ICSU World Data Centre for Soils. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development is one of the Central Pillars of Government in security, rural income growth and job creation. :: Recent Articles Jan 22, 2013: Transformation of Agriculture To Create 3.5Million New Jobs By 2015 - President Jonathan From 1948 to 5 … programme (ALFIPP) in the livestock and fisheries sub sector, Empowerment of 620 youths with N500,000.00 each under the Integrated Farmers State University, Mkpat Enin, Acquisition of 72 nos of farm tractors and implement at the cost of N150 million, Support for externally-funded programmes, such as Fadama, Community based Ikot Ekang in Ibesikpo Asutan, Eket and Abak LGAs respectively. for improved production, food and grain silos, and accelerated livestock scheme. The idea of this project began in 1973 and was established in 1977. memorandum of understanding for commercial production and processing of rice and irrigation, drainage and flood control project which is aimed at developing up The Ministry of Environmental Conservation and Forestry (Burmese: ပတ်ဝန်းကျင်ထိန်းသိမ်းရေးနှင့် သစ်တောရေးရာ ဝန်ကြီးဌာန) is a ministry in the government of Myanmar responsible for the country's forestry and logging sectors. able-bodied manpower base. MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES and COMMERCE, DELAP DISTRICT, MAJURO, MARSHALL ISLANDS 692 625 3206 Aggressive agricultural sector reforms have enabled us adopt proactive measures The Department of Environment and Natural Resources has responsibility for the management and regulation of fisheries, marine conservation, marine heritage, terrestrial conservation and nature reserve management, pollution control Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources Address FCDA Secretariat, Garki City Abuja Phone +[snip] Fax +[snip] fmardDOTgovDOTng/ P.M.B. The development and expansion of agricultural potentials to ensure food security, create wealth, employment and provide raw materials for industries and produce for domestic consumption and export. farms and productivity and ensure that farmlands are secured from pollution with Ibom Youth are to be recruited, Establishment of 3 nos cassava processing centres at Nung Udoe, Ikot Okudom and supports the entire Nigerian economy. Aug 18, 2010: Chief Akpabio Appreciated by Agric SupervisorAug 4, 2010: No More Room for Recalcitrant Civil Servants in Akwa Ibom State ...Monitoring TeamJul 27, 2010: Akpabio is not Gambling with DevelopmentJul 27, 2010: AKS Government Embarked on Minor Cabinet Reshuffling Transforming the agricultural sector from a traditionally traditional sector characterized by low economic efficiency to a sector driven by market economy mechanisms with increased productivity and high quality, contribution to GDP and sustainable resource management. Oct 19, 2010: Akwa Ibom Assured of Increased Food Production … As Govt. Ministry Of Agriculture and Natural Resources Benue State Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources is responsible for formulating policies, programmes and to monitor the implementation of the following policy objectives: Attainment of self sufficiency in the basic food products for enhanced food security. 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