NARICT to set up tomato processing plants in northern states – Ag. D-G

The National Research Institute for Chemical Technology (NARICT) says plans are underway to establish tomato processing plants in the northern part of the country. Prof. Mohammed Kabir-Yakubu, the Acting Director-General of the institute, said this on Monday in Zaria, Kaduna State, while interacting with newsmen on the recent achievements of the institute. He said: “What we want to do in NARICT is to help government set up small tomato processing plants across Northern Nigeria because we lack the processing technology. “Those who process tomato in Nigeria have to import tomato…

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