IITA Researchers Visit FUNAAB
News Published in March 2014

IITA Researchers Visit FUNAAB

The University recently hosted a team of researchers from the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Ibadan on Sustainable Weed Management Technologies for Cassava Systems in Nigeria. The team was led by Dr. Alfred Dixon, the Project Leader, who was assisted by Professor Friday Ekeleme, Principal Investigator. The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Olusola Oyewole appreciated the team…

News Published in March 2014

Avail Farmers on Latest Agricultural Technologies

A call has gone to the relevant stakeholders to provide timely and adequate information to farmers on the latest agricultural technologies that will boost farming. This charge was given by Prof. Olusola Oyewole, Vice-Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), during his keynote addressed delivered at the workshop on Effective Extension Service Delivery…

News Published in March 2014

IFS Grant for Varsity Don

The International Foundation for Science has approved an application submitted by the University’s Director of Grants Management, Dr. Kolawole Adebayo and awarded him a grant of $14, 960. Dr. Adebayo’s study, which won the grant is titled, Farmer Decisions and Potential Adoption of Recommended Practices in the Rural-based Cocoyam Value Chains of Sub-Saharan Africa. His…

News Published in March 2014

FUNAABSU Gets New President

Out of the five candidates who contested for the highest position in the FUNAAB Students’ Union, Mr. Awosanya Kehinde of the Department of Water Resources Management and Agrometeorology, College of Environmental Resources Management (COLERM), has emerged the winner. Recently, he presented his manifesto and programmes alongside other contestants to the students’ electorate at the maiden…

News Published in March 2014

Top-Notch Seeks DPR’s Assistance in Media Practice

A team of FUNAAB student writers, under the aegis of Top-Notch Writers’ Association,  recently paid a working visit to the University’s Directorate of Public Relations, to solicit for professional assistance in realising the objectives of the group. The President, Mr. Aliu Oluwafemi, stated that the purpose of the visit was to work out ways by which…

News Published in March 2014

Invitation for Expression of Interest for Consultancy Services on New Developmental Projects

INTRODUCTION The Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB) is seeking Consultants in the following areas: Architecture Quantity Surveying Civil/Structural Engineering Electrical/Mechanical Engineering Consequently, reputable firms interested in rendering Consultancy Services to the University in the categories listed above are requested to send in their Expression Of Interest (EOI) for that purpose. PRE-QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS Intending Consulting…