New initiatives aim to boost Africa’s fodder production

New initiatives aim to boost Africa’s fodder production

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While additional land is being made available for livestock feed production in northern Nigeria, Kenya’s farmers are set to benefit from fodder machinery donated by an agency in Turkey.

Under this latest initiative, the Kano state government has approved 1,000 hectares (2,470 acres) of land for commercial-scale feed production. Part of government grazing reserves, the newly released land comprises multiple blocks across 16 municipalities.