Kwara State government says it will introduce organic cashew seedlings for farmers to boost production and increase it’s yield in the state.
The state Commissioner for Agriculture and Natural Resources Mrs Adenike Oshatimehin stated this at the official flag-off of this year’s cashew season held in Ilorin.
Represented by the Director of Produce, Mr Moshood Soleye, Mrs Adenike expressed appreciation with the steps taken by farmers association to see that their members continue to grow .
She advised farmers to be law-abiding and resolve issues of illegal transportation of cashew amicably through the right channels.
The commissioner urged them to register and obtain licence that will enable them trade in the cashew business.