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SEEDCONNECT AFRICA CONFERENCE AND EXPO 2018

The National Agricultural Seeds Council organized a 2-day conference tagged “SeedConnect Conference and Africa Expo 2018” which was held at Rockview Hotel (Royale), Abuja, from June 5th – 6th, 2018. The conference with the theme, “The Nigerian Seed Industry: Evaluating the Seed Sector and Developing a Sustainable Framework to Bolster the Growth of the Seed […]

NASC, PERL-DFID AGRICULTURAL SEEDS MEDIA DIALOGUE

The National Agricultural Seeds Council (NASC) had a one-day Agricultural Seeds Media Dialogue at the Sheraton Hotel, Abuja on May 31st, 2018. The aim of the dialogue is to forge a strong and formidable partnership with the media in the renewed campaign of the Council to establish a market-driven seed industry for the production and distribution […]

National Agricultural Seeds Council inaugurates Seed Inspectors in Kano

The National Agricultural Seeds Council on Monday in Kano inaugurated seed inspectors to rid and sanitise the seed industry of fake and adulterated products. The Director-General of NASC, Dr. Phillip Olusegun Ojo, who inaugurated the inspectors urged them to arrest and prosecute anybody or organisations that contravened any of the subsisting laws. Ojo said the […]

DG NASC AND SEEDAN VISITS ACTING PRESIDENT, PROF. YEMI OSINBAJO

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Tuesday June 6th, 2017, received a delegation of the Director-General, National Agricultural Seeds Council (NASC), Dr. Phillip Ojo and the Seed Entrepreneurs Association of Nigeria (SEEDAN), led by its President Mr. Richard Olafare. Prof. Osinbajo assured the delegation that the Federal Government would do much more in the […]

EARLY GENERATION SEEDS WORKSHOP 2017

The Workshop on Early Generation Seed (EGS) with the theme: “Addressing Critical Issues of Early Generation Seed Varieties in Nigeria in Line with the Green Alternative Agenda of Government” organized by the National Agricultural Seeds Council (NASC), was held on 6th to 7th March, 2017 at Chelsea Hotel, Central Business District, Abuja. Participants were drawn […]