Lagos Govt Discloses Plan to Grow Youths in Modern Agriculture

The Commissioner for Education in Lagos State, Mrs Folashade Adefisayo, has disclosed the plans of the state government to refocus the attention of its teeming youth on modern agriculture, saying it was crucial to boosting the economy. Adefisayo disclosed this at the...

History of International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)

The International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) was established in 1967. Talks about its establishment began in 1962 when the Ford and Rockefeller foundations desired to establish a research center with a mission to increase the output and improve the...

AUN, IITA Sign MoU To Build Agric Innovation Centre In Adamawa

he American University of Nigeria (AUN) and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop an agricultural innovation hub in Adamawa State to serve the North-East region. A statement from...