Agriculture is important to the development of any nation; this development includes fostering the full participation of youth in the agricultural sector.
Youths are the successor farming generation and therefore the future of food security in Nigeria.
With the current development agenda of Nigeria, agriculture is no doubt now recognized as a huge economic pillar contributing heavily to the country’s GDP. The nexus between agriculture development and the nation’s ability to achieve its food and nations security goals are inextricably linked.
Unfortunately, Nigerian youths tend to shy away from farming.
In this episode of Nigeria Daily, we discuss the reason why most Nigerian youths shy away from farming,