All Students In Agricultural Universities Must Own Farms Starting From 200 Level – FG
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The Minister of Agriculture in the country, Audu Ogbeh, has stated that all students of Agricultural universities will be required to own a farm starting from their second year in school
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The Agric Minister further directed the governing councils of all Federal Universities of Agriculture to ensure that the latest directive is implemented
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Audu Ogbeh added that every bonafide student of Agricultural institutions in the country must own viable farmlands on campus from their 200-level till graduation
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Ogbeh while speaking at a meeting with members of the Universities governing councils in Abuja yesterday, August 8th, said: “Every undergraduate must- and I repeat- must own a farm on campus from 200 level. We are training high-level young farmers who, even before graduating, should have started earning a living
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“We should be training graduates who should be going straight into production, with credit support from their alma-mata, produce chicken, eggs, goats, milk, set up meat laboratories, bake bread and above all produce and sell large quantities of high-quality hybrid seeds”

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