Nigeria Lost 60% of its Farm Output Last Year, ThisDay Says

Nov. 20 (Bloomberg)-- Nigeria lost 60 percent of its farm output last year, ThisDay reported, citing Akinwunmi Adesina, the minister of agriculture.

The loses were due to “poor” processing and storage facilities in the West African nation, the Lagos-based newspaper said.

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To contact the editor responsible for this story: Dick Schumacher at

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