ORGANIZATION/ADMINISTRATION OF AMREC

AMREC is headed by a Director who reports through the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Development) to the Vice-Chancellor. The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Development) is the Chairman of AMREC Board, which comprises other Directors of Academic Units and Dean of Colleges.

There are five (5) Operating Programmes in AMREC, each headed by a Programme Leader.

OPERATING PROGRAMMES AND SUB PROGRA MES OF AMREC

1          Extension And Adaptive Research (EAR) Programme

·        Adaptive Research and Demonstration

·        Agriculture-in-Schools Project

·        Agro forestry

·        Arable Crops

·        Fisheries Management and Aquaculture

·        Input Sourcing

·        Livestock Production and Healthcare

2.   Gender Issues And Youth Development (GIYD)
Programme

·        Health and Adult Literacy Services

·        Storage, Processing and Utilization of

·        Agricultural Produce

·        Economic empowerment, Cooperative and
Group Formation

·        Schools Programmes

·        Gender and Youth Development Issues

3        Training And Farm Demonstration (TFD)
Programme

·        Agricultural trainings/workshops
Establishment of Plantation/Demonstration Farms

4.                  Planning, Monitoring And Evaluation (PME)

Programme

·                    Diagnostic Surveys

·                    Programme Monitoring and Evaluation

·                    Statistics and Record Keeping

·                    Data Analysis and Interpretation

·                    Market price survey and analysis

5.         Media and Farm Broadcast (MFB) Programme

·                    Agricultural Media/Audio-visual production

·                    Extension Communication Services

·                    Photography

·                    Publicity and Public relations

·                    Graphic Arts support services