Tag: Ondo State

Ondo State needs 4,000 cassava farmers to supply planned ethanol project

Ondo State needs 4,000 cassava farmers to supply planned ethanol project

April 11, 2019 |

In Nigeria, local press reports that at least 4,000 cassava farmers in Ondo State will be required to produce the 146,000 metric tons of feedstock needed annually for the ethanol production facility currently under development. The Ondo state governor’s wife is pushing for the inclusion of women farmers in the project that has received support […]

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Nigeria to add three ethanol projects in Ondo State

Nigeria to add three ethanol projects in Ondo State

November 21, 2011 |

In Nigeria, the Ondo State Commissioner for Agriculture, Ademola Olorunfemi, said that the state would approve development of three sugarcane plantations and ethanol plants, with a focus on the production of biofuels and rural economic development. The Commissioner also said that the plants could provide materials for the bio-pharma industry. The projects, whose goals center […]

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