Landmark University Builds Silos As It Expands Rice Production – Photos
Landmark university, Africa’s first agrarian private university has stated her desire to expand investment Portfolio in agriculture by increasing its production of rice, investment in Hydroponics(soilless agriculture )etc. The university recently constructed inert atmospheric silos as the need arises to store its grains.
A visitor who accessed the facility had this to say “I visited a silos Landmark University; the silos has capacity to store 500 tons of grains and the interesting thing is that, the silos is fully constructed and installed by Nigerians.
Storage is a major barrier faced by farmers in Nigeria; there is usually surplus in season, but they can’t preserve the surplus for the time of scarcity because of lack of storage. Nigeria needs more of this storage facility innovations to ensure food security in the country.”