Nigeria spends N100bn on imported fish annually.

Although the production figure for catfish in Nigeria has grown from 83,000 metric tons in 2006 to over 900,000 metric tons in 2014, the Catfish Farmers Association of Nigeria (CAFAN) insists the figure is still a far cry from meeting the nation’s requirements. National President of the body, Mr. Tayo Akingbolagun, speaking during the inauguration … Continue reading Nigeria spends N100bn on imported fish annually.

Creating Multiples Streams Of Income Through Abribusiness!

It is no longer news that corruption has eaten deep into the fabric of the society and the entire nation is suffering from the effects. With deep and clear studying of the situation, you will discover that the system itself is encouraging this menace. Or how can you explain the fact that someone earns less … Continue reading Creating Multiples Streams Of Income Through Abribusiness!

HOW MUCH FEED, WHAT SIZE AND HOW FREQUENTLY SHOULD YOU FEED YOUR CATFISH

The question “How much feed should I give my fish?” is an all important question that directly affects profits for any farmer. If fish are underfed, growth rate is slowed down, and if overfed, it reduces profits since feed is the highest operating expense in any farming business. Feeding fish correctly means: 1. Giving feed … Continue reading HOW MUCH FEED, WHAT SIZE AND HOW FREQUENTLY SHOULD YOU FEED YOUR CATFISH