ONDO STATE GOVERNOR, ARAKUNRIN OLUWAROTIMI AKEREDOLU SAN REPRESENTED BY HIS DEPUTY, HON LUCKY AIYEDATIWA HAS DECLARED THAT MORE THAN EVER BEFORE, THE STATE IS SAFE AND SECURED FOR FARMERS AND OTHER RESIDENTS FOR THEIR DAILY ACTIVITIES.
Written by awawa on July 6, 2022
The Governor made this declaration at the flag-off of Year 2022 Agricultural Season, held at Comprehensive High School, Ilara-Mokin, Ifedore Local Government.
The event is an annual activity that officially exposes farmers to the opportunities available to them on improved varieties of crops, livestock, planting materials and trainings on good agricultural practices.
According to Governor Akeredolu, the government is doing its best to alleviate the challenges confronting Ondo state farmers by creating the conducive and enabling environment for them to engage in their farm businesses.
Governor Akeredolu also revealed at the flag-off that farmers would begin to witness the rehabilitation of access roads to some farming communities as part of government deliberate efforts to develop the agricultural sector as well as the rural areas for the economic wellbeing of the State.
In his welcome address, Commissioner for Agriculture and Forestry, Hon Olayato Aribo thanked the Governor for his unrelenting interventions towards the growth of Agriculture and Forestry in the State.