Gombe state farmers have been sensitized on modern farming techniques ahead of the 2021 cropping season.
The state also organized a seminar on the weather forecast, cropping guide, and modern farming techniques for the farmers and other stakeholders in the state.
The seminar was to equip the farmers and other stakeholders with the requisite knowledge in the face of climate change and global warming.
The State Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry, Commissioner, Muhammad Magaji Gettado at the workshop said,” the farmers needed to understand the crux of farming methodology before, during and after each cropping season given the fast-changing climatic condition”
He said the Ministry is poised to keep farmers in the state abreast with modern farming techniques to guide them against avoidable losses during and after each cropping season.
Rural post learned the seminar will be extended to the three senatorial districts in the state