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Association seek rice price reduction

Wednesday, July 21st, 2021 12:05pm

By Jude Chukwuemeka

Association wants to make quality rice regularly available and cheaper

Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria in Oyo is working towards ensuring a reduction in price of rice.

Chairman of the body, Samuel Akande says the farmers are committed to boosting rice production.

With that, rice can be cheap.

Akande explains that the farmers’ target for years has been to make quality rice regularly available and cheaper.

To achieve the goal, he says farmers were encouraged to engage in commercial rice farming.

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