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MAIZE DAY

HISTORY OF MAIZE DAY Maize (‘Zea mays’) can historically be traced back to 1500 B.C. in southern Mexico. Early Mexican farmers domesticated a wild grass called ‘teosinte’ by picking the best and biggest kernels, and ultimately, the famous crop we recognize today as maize was established. The domesticated maize circulated fast throughout Mexico because it …

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The Impacts Of COVID-19 Pandemic On The Production, Trade And Marketing Of Livestock – With Emphasis On Chickens And Eggs

Factually, the Nigerian poultry industry has a long history. Commercial poultry farms sprang up in Nigeria in the early post-independence years. In fact, a few modern farms existed before Nigeria gained independence. In the oil boom days, Nigeria witnessed an expansion of her poultry and dairy industries, but this progress was reversed during the economic …

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