Agriculture To Become Biggest Source Of Revenue In Plateau – Jang

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By Yakubu Busari, Jos.

jonah-jangPlateau state outgoing  governor , Jonah Jang has commissioned biggest agriculture sector to boost revenue generation to the state.

He said that Agriculture would soon become the biggest source of revenue generation  to the state.

Jang stated this yesterday in Mangu local government area of the state , while commissioning the Permanent camp of the  National Youth Service Corps   constructed by his administration.

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According to Jang. “Our  administration  did a lot in tackling unemployment in the state and providing dividends of democracy to People of the state.   “.

“When we came into office eight years ago  We  Considered  the rich Agricultural potentials of the State coupled with the agrarian nature of the people, and  collaborated with Israeli experts to establish an  over Twelve Billion Naira modern agricultural programme called Agricultural Services and Technical Centres in each of the three senatorial zones in the State “.

“These one-stop Agriculture centres provide extension services, soil testing laboratory, provision of mechanized farm implements, cold room services, high breed seeds, training and marketing outlet.  This investment which has led to increased yield by the farmers and renewed interest in farming in the State ” he added .

He called on the Authorities of the NYSC to do everything possible to ensure that the place is properly maintained and taken care off.

Other projects commissioned by Jang include Mangu – Bishi road. Gada Biu. – foron road amongst other projects.

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