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
27 Feb 2017

2 WEEKS REMAINING TO BAUCHI 2017

We are gradually approaching the date for the 41st Annual Conference of the soils science society of Nigeria slated to hold from the 13th to the 17th of March 2017 in Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Bauchi State. The theme of the conference is land degradation, sustainable soil management and food and nutrition security. The venue … Continue reading →2 WEEKS REMAINING TO BAUCHI 2017
15 Feb 2017

2016 World Soil Day Celebration, Federal University of Technology Owerri,

The  Federal University of Technology, Owerri has done it again. In 2016, they organized one of the best World Soil Day and the 2016 IYP in Nigeria. The Department of Soil Science and Technology, Federal University of Technology, Owerri Nigeria joined their counterpart all over the world in organizing and celebrating the World Soil Day … Continue reading →2016 World Soil Day Celebration, Federal University of Technology Owerri,
15 Feb 2017

CELEBRATION OF THE 2016 INTERNATIONAL YEAR PULSES OF WORLD SOIL DAY AT THE FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY MINNA, NIGERIA

The 2016 International Year of Pulses and the World Soil Day were celebrated in grand style at the Federal University of Technology Minna, Niger State Central Nigeria.The event story is reflected in pictures;
15 Feb 2017

2016 WORLD SOIL DAY AND INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF PULSES SNAP SHOTS AT THE NATIONAL ROOT CROP RESEARCH INSTITUTE UMUDIKE, UMUAHIA NIGERIA.

The 2016 WSD and the IYP were celebrated across Nigeria in a very special way given the support of FAO and IUSS. Please find attached snap shots of activities during the celebration at the National Root Crop Research Institute, Umudike, Abia State Nigeria.  
20 Oct 2016

THANK YOU FOR MAKING THE 2016 WORLD FOOD DAY SYMPOSIUM A BIG SUCCESS

he 2016 World Food Day Symposium on 14th October can simply be described as a “smashing success”!    The Symposium was declared open by the Honourable Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, Senator Heineken Lokpobiri (PhD, Leeds). We had over 500 delegates from different parts of the country, as well as leaders from business, … Continue reading →THANK YOU FOR MAKING THE 2016 WORLD FOOD DAY SYMPOSIUM A BIG SUCCESS
03 Apr 2016

Presentations at the 40th Annual Conference of SSSN Calabar 2016

The 40th Annual Conference of SSSN “Calabar 2016” has come and gone, but the experiences and lesson learnt from the high standard paper presentation made during the event will remain indelible in our memories. As promised, the society’s Secretariat in Abuja is hereby forwarding to all of us the lead papers presented at the conference … Continue reading →Presentations at the 40th Annual Conference of SSSN Calabar 2016
26 Mar 2016

Prof. V.O Chude is now the chairman of National Fertilizer Technical Committee

I am pleased to inform you that the National Fertilizer Technical Committee has been resuscitated by the Hon Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development under the Chairmanship of Prof V.O Chude. Please find below details about the committee   INAUGURATION OF THE NATIONAL FERTILISER TECHNICAL COMMITTEE BY THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE I am pleased to inform you … Continue reading →Prof. V.O Chude is now the chairman of National Fertilizer Technical Committee