The Lagos State Agricultural
Inputs Supply Authority,
LAISA, in conjunction with
Harvest Field Industries
Limited, has organised a
workshop for farmers from
Badagry District of the State
in line with its statutory
responsibilities of ensuring
adequate training and
empowerment to boost their
capacity and improve food
production in Lagos.
Speaking at the opening
ceremony of the training
held in Badagry, the General
Manager of LAISA, Mr. Bolaji
Balogun said the government
is committed to supporting
farmers in the State to ensure
high yield on their farms
thereby increasing food
supply in the State.
According to him, “The
farmers will acquire the muchneeded
knowledge on what
and which type of agricultural
chemicals to use on their farm
produce for preservation but
will not be harmful to human
consumption, as well as the
kind of seedlings that will
grow on the farms.”
The General Manager
explained further that
resource persons conducting
the training programme are
agricultural experts from
Harvest Field Industries
Limited (Manufacturers
of Agricultural Seeds and
Chemicals) and they will cover
topics including Seedlings,
Land Fumigation, Weeding
and Land Invigoration among
The participants
commended Lagos State
Government for the enormous
support given to farmersand
expressed delight with the
exposure to new ideas on how
to be successful farmers in

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