- A graduate who took up farming as a full-time occupation has been rewarded for his efforts
- The young man, named William Eke, showcased on Facebook the huge cucumber harvest he got from his farm
- His proud post has earned him the admiration of social media users with many commending and celebrating with him
The Imo indigene who studied management studies at Imo State University, had delved into farming upon graduation from the school. Eke was all smiles as he struck poses with the ripe edibles he packaged into sack bags.
People express surprise at the bountiful harvest
Social media users showered him encomiums with many calling for more youthful participation in farming.
Posterity Legacy said:
"Over the years the deceived us that we can't grow these things and they ended up supplying us with those tiny things. Can you now see how big our own is. Is remaining that their onions one day we will start supplying to them."
Ozone Tochukwu Ugwuanyi wrote:
"Nice one. But we need more hands on agriculture. If you know your lands are fertile, utilise it. We need agriculture now more than never."
Favour Obidiegwu stated:
"Job well done. It's high time we embrace agriculture over here, the said expensive food stuffs will become very much affordable."
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African man shows off his large yam barns
Meanwhile, Briefly News previously reported that a man married to seven wives had shown off his lengthy yam barns. Goddey, who took seven wives and has many children, said that he has been cultivating yams for the past 45 years.
The Delta state indigene - a native of Amahia, Alihagwu, Agbor - with the help of his family and workers now owns yam barns that stretches several miles and can comfortably make a fence round a building.
Goddey is also said to be engaged in farming of other food crops namely okra, pepper, cassava and palm-oil. The polygamous man does livestock farming too.
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