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ABEOCIIMA visits BIC Farms

ABEOCCIMA pays a working visit to BIC Farms Concepts

It was the beautiful Thursday morning of the third day in the month of September. The BIC Farms Concepts played host to the Leadership team of Abeokuta Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (ABEOCCIMA) on a working visit to facilitate collaboration towards Agricultural transformation and Youth empowerment in the State. Tour of the Hydroponics section Tour of the Aquaponics section Discussions ongoing The ABEOCCIMA delegation, was led by the Executive President of the Association, Sir Jare Oyesola KJW in company of Alhaji [...]

Technology in farming

How farmers can embrace technology in Agriculture or get displaced

Technology is fast displacing employees and even business owners across different sectors, and agriculture is not immune with the growing technology in agriculture. As a farmer in this 4th Industrial Revolution period (4IR), this is one thing you cannot afford to compromise on, especially given the current Covid-19 and post-Covid-19 eras. With technology, many banks especially here in Nigeria and Africa will begin to downsize their workforce by more than 70%. Same will soon happen to schools, businesses, and [...]

RDI launched by BIC Farrms

BIC Farms launches Responsive Drip Irrigation (RDI) in Nigeria

For centuries, plant root systems- their biology, function, and development, have been relatively mysterious. Studies in the recent decades are helping us gain new understanding of how vital, complex, and active life is just below the surface. Now, root exudates refer to a broad range of secretions and chemicals that are released into the rhizosphere (root zone). Exudates perform a number of functions, such as defending against intruding plants, bacteria, insects, and even communicating with symbiotic microbes. However, one of [...]

Maximize Agribusiness and Hydroponics Commercial Growers Course

BIC Farms Concepts holds July edition of Maximize Agribusiness Course

The July edition of the Maximize Agribusiness and Hydroponics Commercial Growers Course was a huge success, to the glory of God. The event, which started on Thursday 23 July, came to a successful end on Saturday 25 July 2020. It was an intensive, yet rich and impactful experience for the participants who came from different walks of life, across different locations like Abeokuta, Ibadan, Lagos and even Warri. To them, it was a boot camp in Agribusiness training. Other participants [...]

Earn over 100k monthly growing vegetables.

How you Earn 100k monthly from Lettuce, cucumber, tomatoes, and peppers, grown without Soil in Lagos and Environs. It is no news that Nigeria and the entire globe is in a crisis situation now. The COVID-19 pandemic struck the entire world with a knock-out upper cut, I must say. No part of the universe prepared for the deadly visitor that came unannounced, yet made itself welcome. For the first time in the history of mankind, the first, second, and the so [...]

Fisheries Redefined : Why Some Farmers Make Millions In Fish Farming and Others Don’t!

How I made My First Millions in Fish Farming I always thought making millions from farming was difficult until i ventured into fish farming. Within the first year, i made my first millions using some secrets. These secrets i have taught to others who have also made their millions as profit in fish farming . Hence, this article will expose you, my readers to the well-kept secrets, as well as give you the requisite knowledge of the ways, [...]

The Green-Gold Agribusiness Revolution, How Agriculture Can Save Africa

Recent happenings in the world today has shown that of all the seven continents, Africa is the most backward. Presently, the world’s poorest people are from Africa and as a matter of fact, one of the poorest countries in the world is Congo Democratic Republic (CDR). The CDR though one of the poorest is also ironically the richest country in the world .This is because In terms of natural Resources, It is the most endowed country in the world. ln Africa, [...]

Redefining farming and Agribusiness in Africa

Considering the fact that many, most especially the youths, don’t like being called farmers even when their career path is along that line, the existing farmers in villages are moving out in droves. Majority of students studying Agric related courses in all our institutions of higher learning found themselves there because they didn’t meet the requirements for their most preferred courses of study. Older farmers are also not encouraging their children to take over from them. We live in a country/ continent [...]

10 Powerful Reasons Why You should Discard All Your Livestock Feeds and Start Using Fresh HYDROPONICS Fodders in Nigeria

In this write-up, I’m going to explain 10 Reasons why you should immediately discard your livestock feeds and embrace hydroponics fodders. By saying livestock I mean Pigs, Poultry Birds, Turkey, Rabbits, Cows, Goats and Sheep. But firstly,what is hydroponics? Hydroponics is the act of growing plants without the use of soil, but just water as medium and liquid nutrients. The term Hydroponics is coined from Greek words-HYDRO,which means water, and PONIC, which means work. It is an age- long technology which [...]