The Kano State Government says it is determined to support dry and wet season farming to boost agricultural production in the state.
The state Commissioner of Commerce, Dr. Damburam Abubakar, made the pledge at a sensitisation programme on new technologies for tomatoes drying held at Kura export production village, near Kano.
Abubakar said the state government had placed high premium on the initiative of tomato drying, and urged the farmers to patronise the exercise for the good of the society.
According to him, the initiative will enhance food production as well as boost the income of the farmers.
In his speech, chairman of the export village, Alhaji Wada Kura, commended the government for its support and assured of the cooperation of farmers.