Soil Science Society of Nigeria

advance the study of soil, promoting and fostering understanding of basic and applied Soil Science, nationally and internationally
The Soil Science Society of Nigeria (SSSN) is a registered member of the International Union of Soil Science. Our mission is “to advance the study of soil, promoting and fostering understanding of basic and applied Soil Science, nationally and internationally”.

Our collective strive

The Society also strives to enhance the dissemination of knowledge in all aspects of Soil Science and shares ideas with national and international societies through conferences, symposia, lectures, seminars and journal publications.

Our Objective

• Supporting standards of practices • Promoting the understanding, relevance and use of soil science and the dissemination of research findings • Enhancing soil education and developing soil scientists

THE NIGERIAN JOURNAL OF SOIL SCIENCE VOL 26, 2016 is out.

GRAB YOUR COPY
The latest copy of the THE NIGERIAN JOURNAL OF SOIL SCIENCE VOL 26, 2016 is out. All paid up members are entitled to a free copy while extra copies can be bought from the secretariat in Abuja or from the Business Manager, Prof A. Olayinka, Dept of Soil Science, OAU, Ile-Ife at a price of N2,000 per copy.

LATEST UPDATE

Soil Science Of Nigeria
03 Aug 2017

Institute for Agricultural Research and Training, Moore Plantation, Ibadan is hosting the 42nd Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria “Ibadan 2018”

Monday 12th to​ Friday 16th March, 2018 Arrival: Monday 12th.   The Obafemi Awolowo University has been chosen to be the host of the 42nd Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria tagged “Ibadan 2018”.  The team for this conference will be “Sustainable Management of Soil and Water Resources for Food Security, Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation”.   The sub themes … Continue reading →Institute for Agricultural Research and Training, Moore Plantation, Ibadan is hosting the 42nd Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria “Ibadan 2018”

NISS Act 2017 policy document

  After so many years of hard work, the acting president Prof Yemi Osinbajo GCON finally signed into law the Act 2017 approving the establishment of the Nigeria Institute of Soil Science. The announcement which was signed by the acting president on the 8th of June 2016 was applauded by the leadership of the senate … Continue reading →NISS Act 2017 policy document
23 Mar 2017

COMMUNIQUE OF THE 41ST ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOIL SCIENCE SOCIETY OF NIGERIA

Dear Distinguished Fellows and Members of SSSN,   I am pleased to inform you that the 41st Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria which was co-hosted with the Bauchi State Government and Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi, recorded a remarkable success. A copy of the resolutions and recommendations of the conference is … Continue reading →COMMUNIQUE OF THE 41ST ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SOIL SCIENCE SOCIETY OF NIGERIA