Ojo, V. O. A: Research

Major research interest is on forage agronomy, production, conservation, processing and utilization in farm animals.

  1. (i) Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) Institution-based Research Intervention Allocation for a project titled, “Mitigating the impact of pastoral/nomadic grazing on the natural ecosystem and rural livelihoods in Yewa division of Ogun State” (Research Team member) 2013

    (ii) Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) Institution-based Research Intervention Allocation for a project titled, ″Development of novel technologies for utilization of toasted Enterolobium cyclocarpum foliage and seeds for dry season feeding of ruminant animals″ (Research Team member) 2013

    (iii) Year 2013/2014 (Merged) Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) Research Project (RP) Intervention: project titled, “Legume based pellets as dry season feed resources for ruminant animals” (Lead Researcher) 2014

    (iv) Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) Institution-based Research Intervention Allocation for a project titled, ″Multi-nutrient block supplement for dry season goat production″ (Research Team member) 2014

    (v) Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) Institution-based Research Intervention Allocation for a project titled, ″Utilization of cashew nut shell liquid as a dietary strategy to manipulate rumen fermentation for improved nutritional performance of ruminants″ (Research Team member) 2014

    (vi) Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) Institution-based Research Intervention Allocation for a project titled, ″Effects of access to different legume pastures and its biomass intake on performance and welfare of broilers at different seasons” (Research Team member) 2015

     (vii) Year 2015-2016 (MERGED) Tertiary Education Trust Fund Research Projects (RP) Batch 6  Intervention- Institution-Based Research Allocation for a project titled, “Evaluation of the nutritive quality of grass foliage – browse legume seeds silage as dry season feed for ruminants                  (Lead Researcher)  2016/2017

    (B) Research in progress:

    1. The use of manure application and irrigation system for production of forage herbaceous legume and grasses mixtures during the dry season.
    2. Grass/legume pastures for sustainable feed production.
    3. Quality enhancement of forage grass with browse plant seeds.
    4. Evaluation of the nutritive quality of grass foliage – browse legume seeds silage as dry season feed for ruminants.

Last Updated on February 13, 2020 by FUNAAB

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