Adepoju, Adeshola Olatunde (Ph. D)

 

PERSONAL DATA
Date of Birth: 28th May, 1970
Nationality: Nigerian
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Male
International Language Spoken: English, Hausa and Yoruba

EDUCATION
Ph.D. (Agric. Economics), Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (2002)

Field: Agricultural / Environmental Economics

M. Sc. (Agric. Economics), Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (1999)

Field: Agric. Production

B. Agric., Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria (1995)

POSITIONS HELD

Executive Director, Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria, Ibadan 1st April, 2015–

Since assumption of office on the 1st April, 2015 as the Executive Director of Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria, Ibadan, the remarkable developments in both infrastructure and capacity building are itemized below:

    • The Infrastructural Development of the Institute has been completed

    • A number of Staff has been repositioned for better performance

    • Renovation of dilapidated structures has been completed

    • Research/Training focus–Sponsorship of researchers to International conferences (in-house)

    • Workshops for staff to reposition them for optimum performance

    • Reviving/Repositioning of FRIN Outstations for better research focus

    • Turn-around of the operational structure of the FRIN consult

    • Purchasing of laboratory equipment for metrological stations

    • Refurbishment of generators and boreholes in the Institute

    • Landscaping of FRIN estate

    • Purchase of working equipment for outstations and operational departments.

 

Achievements in both infrastructure and capacity building as Provost, Federal College of Forestry, Jos, since assumption of office on the 28th March, 2012 to April, 2015, are itemized below:

1. Installation of wireless Internet Service and Wireless LAN within the College, College staff quarters and with a 5k radius was completed and commissioned by the EDFRIN, Prof. S.O. Badejo.
2. Four new programmes, the National Diploma Horticulture and Landscape Technology, National Diploma Computer Science, National Diploma Statistics and the Higher National Diploma Pest Management Technology were successfully introduced and the fifth Science Laboratory Technology awaiting Resource Inspection from NBTE.
3. A total number of 190 concrete rings were placed around the College walls along the Bauchi road and at the College entrance for both security and sanitary reasons.
4. Furnishing of the offices in the new Agricultural Extension and Management; Forestry Technology; and Basic and General Studies blocks were completed and commissioned by the EDFRIN, Prof. S.O Badejo and staff have since settled in their offices.
5.

Security wiring of the College fence with wire mesh was completed to enhance security measures.

6. The College purchased two bomb detectors for use by the security men at the gates. This is to enhance security of staff and students, considering the recent spate of security challenges in the country.
7.

Construction of 3 section lecture theatre has been completed.

8.

The rehabilitation of the College football pitch to bring it to a high standard has been completed.

9.

The re- netting of the nursery has been completed, following the destruction of the former by rain storm.

10. Construction of car park for the Provost, Deputy Provost and Registrar has been completed.
11. Renovation and painting of wood workshop building and offices and the re-roofing of the front elevation has been completed.
12. Painting of Horticulture and Landscape Technology block was done.
13. Painting and furnishing of the Administrative block and offices was done to give it a befitting appearance.
14. The Audio visual unit building was painted and renovated.
15. The painting, repairs and furnishing of Forestry Technology classrooms was done.
16. The metal workshop building was painted.
17. The office of the Head of Department of Pest Management Technology was extensively furnished.
18. The doors of the Prof. S.O. Badejo Lecture theatre were replaced, and further repairs and renovations are in progress.
19. The rehabilitation of the Vocational students’ hostel to the Entrepreneurial Centre has been completed.
20. Completion of the construction of the Library complex has been completed.
21. The two additional bore holes has been completed.
22. The fencing of the livestock unit has been completed.
23. The expansion of the College Orchards from half (1/2) an hectare to 1.2 hectare.
24. The College purchased a Sony DLP Projector for the audio visual unit, to boost power point presentations by staff and students.
25 The College also purchased a 27U Standing Server Rack.
26. 4 nos. drawer cabinets were procured for offices.
27 29 nos. each of plastic drums, buckets and bowls were purchased for toilets in staff offices.
28. 51 members of staff were sent on workshops, seminars and trainings to enable them discharge their duties more effectively.
29. A total number of 300 students were met on ground on assumption of office and increased tremendously to 920.
30. Asphalting of road and construction of drainage within the college.
31. Supply of laboratory equipments for Science Laboratory Technology.
32. The construction of 3 section Lecture Theatre has been completed.
33. The construction of sporting complex and hostels has been completed.
34. Fortification of Ebony I and II hostels for security reason
35. The production of sachet water by the consultancy unit has been kicked off.
36. Furnishing of college crèche was done and operation commenced.
37. Construction of a new office complex to accommodate Estate, stores and other units is ongoing.
38. Construction of an inter-denominational chapel and a mosque for staff and students are ongoing.
39. Approval of the library by JAMB as centre for computer Based Test (CBT) and provision of computer facilities.
40. The College clinic was accorded TISHIP (Tertiary Institution Social Health Insurance Programme) Status
 
    Institute’s Liaison Officer and budget Coordinator (2007 – date)
  • Provost, Federal College of Forestry, Jos (March 2012 – April 2015)
  • Head of Department, Department of Agricultural Extension and Management, Federal college of Forestry, Jos (September 2007 – 2012)
  • Head of Department, Rural Enterprises Development, Leventis Foundation (Nigeria) Agricultural Training School, Kaduna, Kaduna State (2001 – 2002)
  • Crop Production Manager, SIMTU Agricultural Enterprises Limited, Zaria, Kaduna State (1996 – 1999)

PUBLICATIONS
A. Theses

  1. .Adepoju, ‘S.O. 1995.  Comparative Profitability of Local Grains as a       Component in Breweries Production in Nigeria (A Case Study of Kwara Breweries). Research project Work for the Award of Bachelor of Agriculture of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
  2. Adepoju, ‘S.O. 1999.  Socio-economic Analysis of Poultry Production in Two Local Government Area of Kaduna State.  M.Sc. Thesis, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
  3. Adepoju, ‘S.O. 2002. Analysis of Industrial Demand for Maize in Kaduna, Kano and Plateau States of Nigeria (Ph D.) Dissertation, Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria – in Collaboration with Project 14, RCMD, IITA – Ibadan.

 

B. Refereed Journal Articles

  1. Adepoju, 'S. O. and Alamu, J.F. 1999. “Profitability Analysis of Poultry Layer Business in Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State”. Nigerian Journal of Rural Economy and Society 1(5): 43 – 46.
  2. Adepoju, 'S. O. and Olasore, A.A. 2003.  Impact of North-East Arid zone Development Programme Credit on Farmers in Bursari LGA of Yobe State. Journal of Sustainable Tropical Agricultural Research (9): 65 – 68.
  3. Adepoju 'S. O. Mailumo, S. S and Usman M. B. 2003. Collaborative Re-afforestation of Nigeria - a Review of the dialectics, and the options. Journal of Environmental Sciences 1(7): 50 - 57.
  4. Owonubi, A. and Adepoju ‘S.O. 2004. Forestry Practices in Soil and Water Conservation: A Review. Journal of Research in Agriculture, 1(1): 32 - 38.
  5. Owonubi, A., Nwadike, C., and Adepoju, ‘S.O. 2006. A Review of Waste Management for Fertilizer Production Journal of Science and Technology Research 4(1): 10 - 15.
  6. Mailumo S. S., Adepoju ‘S. O. and Mbah A. A. and Obiaga, P.C. 2005. Appropriate agricultural inputs pricing: A necessity for Sustainable Production. Journal of Research in Agriculture 2(2): 10 – 13.
  7. Adepoju, ‘S.O. 2005. Comparative Profitability of Local Grains as a Component in Brewery Industry Production in Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture, Agricultural Technology an Environment 1(1): 59 – 62.
  8. Adepoju, ‘S.O. and Samson, O.A. Factors Affecting Demand of Certified Maize Seeds and Its Impact on Poverty Alleviation and Food Security in Kaduna State, Nigeria (Accepted for Publication in Nigeria Journal of Rural Economy and Society).
  9. Adepoju, ‘S.O and Ogungbile, A.O. 2006. The Demand Analysis of Maize By The Industries In Kaduna, Kano and Plateau States of Northern-Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Rural Economy and Society (3): 29 – 32.
  10. Adepoju, ‘S.O. 2007. An Analysis of Industrial Demand for Maize in Three Selected States of Nigeria: Using Almost Ideal Demand System (AIDS). Nigerian Journal of Rural Economy and Society (4): 26 – 31.
  11. Akalusi, M.E., Adepoju, ‘S.O., Ampitan, T.A. and Karimu, M. 2011. The Impacts of Anthropogenic Activities on the Distribution of Avian Species in Dogona Water Fowl Sanctuary of Yobe State. Journal of Environmental Sciences 14(1): 76 – 81.
  12. Nwafor, E.O., Adepoju, ‘S.O., Mba, A.A., Okonkwo, M.C., Emefiene, M. and Aminu, K. 2011. The Effect of Manual Weeding Intervals on the Yield of Water Melon (Citrullus lanatus) in Jos Metropolis, Nigeria. Journal of Research in Agriculture, 8(2).
  13. Mailumo, S.S., Adepoju, ‘S.O. and Tankari, A.B. 2011. Environmental Degradation and Mitigation Response by Farmers in Danko/Wasagu LGA of Kebbi State, Nigeria. Nigeria Journal of Agricultural Economics 2(1).
  14. Okeke-Agulu, K.I., Adepoju, ‘S.O and Nweze, N.J. 2011. Technical Efficiency of Snail Farming in Ngor Okpala LGA of Imo State, Nigeria. Nigeria Journal of Agricultural Economics 2(1).
  15. Onwuha, U.H., Omoayena, B.O., Adepoju, ‘S.O., Chomini, M.S., Mba, A.A. and Omoniyi, O.I. 2011. Climate Change and Society: The Human and Environmental Impact of Climate Change in Africa. International Journal of Environmental Science 7(1): 81 – 84.
  16. Nwafor, O.E., Adepoju, S.O., Mbah, A.A., Mmadu, D.U. and Gomar, D.J 2011. Economic Analysis of Sorghum Production in Kanke LGA of Plateau State, Nigeria. International Journal of Agriculture.
  17. Nwafor, O.E., Adepoju, S.O., Jauro, A.G., Mba, A.A., and Umar, A.G. 2011. Storage of Sorghum (Sorghum Bicolor): A Case Study of Bachit District of Riyom Local Government Area, Plateau State, Nigeria. International Journal of Agriculture.
  18. Mukasa, C., Ojo, A.O., Adepoju, ‘S.O. and Dabo, A. 2012. Market Analysis of Cattle in Southern Kaduna, Kaduna State, Nigeria. Science Journal of Agricultural Research and Management 2012(196): 1 – 6.
  19. Adepoju, S.O. 2012. Analysis of the Factors Influencing the Adoption of Agroforestry in the Southern Zone of Benue State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Agricultural Economists.
  20. Okeke-Agulu, K.I., Adepoju, ‘S.O. and Onuigbo, I. 2014. Determinants of Farm Household Welfare in Plateau State Nigeria. International Journal of Development Research (IJDR). 4, (10), 2061 – 2065.
  21. Folorunsho, Solomon T., Adepoju, ‘S.O. and Okeke-Agulu, K.I. 2014. Economic Analysis of Ginger (Zingiber officinale) Production in Jaba Local Government Area, Kaduna State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Agricultural and Development Economics (NIJADE). 4, (2), 61 – 70.

C. Edited Proceedings

  1. Adepoju ‘S. O. and Okuneye, P.B.(eds.) 2006. Technology and Agricultural Development in Nigeria. Proceedings of 20th Annual Conference of Farm Management Association of Nigeria. (FAMAN). Pp702.
  2. Adepoju ‘S. O., Omoayena B. A., Obiaga P. C., Kareem I. A., Owa O., Chomini S. (eds). 2004. Experimental design and data analysis for Forestry and related fields in Research Report of Federal College of Forestry, Jos. Pp 69
  3. Ingawa, S.A., Okuneye, P.A., Oredipe, A.A. and Adepoju, ‘S.O. (eds). 2008. Government’s Seven Point Agenda: Implication for Agricultural Development. Proceedings of Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists: Economic and Policy Series.
  4. Adepoju, ‘S.O., Oyelowo , O., Kambai, C., and Falemara, B.C. (eds). 2015. CITES as a Tool for Sustainable Development: Sustainable Enterprise Development: Protection of Endagered Species in Omo and Other Potential Biosphere Reserves. Centre for International Sustainable Development Law (CISDL). Chp. 18.

D. Refereed Proceedings Articles

  1. Adepoju ‘S.  O., Audu, D. N. and Adeniji, B. O. 2008. Economic of Rice in Langtang North Local Government Area of Plateau State. Proceeding of 10th National Conference of Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists. Pp253-258.
  2. Adepoju ‘S. O. and Bot L. C. 2007. Costs and Returns Analysis of Pepper Production Under Irrigation in Barkin Ladi LGA, Plateau State. Proceedings of 21st Annual National Conference of Farm Management Association of Nigeria. Pp 145-148.
  3. Adepoju, ‘S. O., Olowomodi, B. O. and Adio, A. 2007. Determinants of Poultry Egg     Production and Demand in Jos North L. G. A. OF Plateau State. Proceeding of 9th National Conference of Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists. Pp233-236.
  4. Adepoju, 'S. O. and A. O. Ogungbile. 2006. The Demand Analysis of Maize by the Industries in Kaduna, Kano and Plateau States of Northern – Nigeria. Proceedings of the 2006 Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economist. Pp18 – 22.
  5. Adepoju, 'S. O., Owonubi, A., Nwadike and Obiaga, P.C. 2006. Economics of Ornamental Plant Seedling in Jos Metropolis of Plateau State. In S.O. Adepoju and P.B. Okuneye (eds.). Proceedings of 20th Annual National Conference Farm Management Association of Nigeria. Pp315 – 322.
  6. Adepoju, 'S. O., Mailumo, S.S., and Obiaga, P.C. 2004. Food Processing and Poverty Alleviation in Nigeria. In P.B. Okuneye and G.O. Evbuomwan (eds.) 7th Biennial Congress Proceedings: Agric-Business in the Africa Century (October). Pp327 – 335.
  7. Kareem, I.A., F.N. Nwakwushue, P.C. Obiaga. ‘S.O. Adepoju and D. Bayo. 2004. Management Strategies Towards Safeguarding Loses in Ornamental/Plant Nurseries. Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Conference of the Horticultural Society of Nigeria. Pp160 – 163.
  8. Adepoju, ‘S. O. Prospect of Integrated Agricultural and Rural Enterprises Development in Northern Nigeria. Proceedings of the National Conference on Prospects and Problems of Agricultural Development in Northern States of Nigeria, held at the institute for Development Research, A.B.U. Zaria, 29th – 2nd July, 2005.
  9. Adepoju, ‘S.O., Umar, A.G and Agun, J.O. 2006. An Appraisal of Participation of Women in Kano Agricultural and Rural Development Authority (KNARDA) Extension Delivery Programmes. In S.O. Adepoju and P.B. Okuneye (eds.). Proceedings of 20th Annual National Conference Farm Management Association of Nigeria. Pp113 – 117.
  10. Adepoju, ‘S.O. 2006. An Analysis of Industrial Demand for Maize in Three Selected States of Nigeria: Using Almost Ideal Demand System (AIDS). In S.O. Adepoju and P.B. Okuneye (eds.). Proceedings of 20th Annual National Conference Farm Management Association of Nigeria. Pp 352 – 356
  11. Samson, O.A. and Adepoju, ‘S.O. Analysis of Constraints Limiting Demand for Certified Maize Seeds and Its Effect on Food Security in Kaduna State, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 12th Annual National Conference of the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists. Pp 83 – 88.
  12. Ademiluyi, I.O, Adepoju, ‘S.O., K.I. Okeke-Agulu 2011. Socio-Economic Determinants of Farmer’s Welfare in Jos South LGA of Plateau State, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 12th Annual National Conference of the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists. Pp 255 – 259.
  13. Mbgojikwe, A.C, Mancha, Y.P, Okeke-Agulu, K.I, Omoayena, B.O and Adepoju, ‘S.O 2009: Preliminary Studies on the Control of Gumboro Disease (IDB) using Garlic and Balsam Fruit Extracts. Proceedings of the 23rd Annual National Conference of the Farm Management Association of Nigeria, usman Danfodiyo University, Sokoto, Sokoto State, Nigeria. 17th – 20th July, 2009. Pp 86-89
  14. Okeke-Agulu, K.I, Adepoju, ‘S.O and Nweze N.J 2010. Technical Efficiency of Small Scale Snail Farming in Ngor Okpala LGA of Imo State, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 11th  Annual National Conference of National Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE), Federal University of Technology, Gidan Kwano, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria. 30th Nov., - 3rd Dec., 2010. Pp 247-251
  15. Okeke-Agulu, K.I; Mailumo, S.S. and Adepoju, ‘S.O. Agribusiness Entrepreneurship in Nigeria: The Case study of Snail Farming in Ngor Okpala LGA, Imo State, Nigeria. Conference Paper Presented at the Annual National Conference of Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN). 2010 Annual Conference, Adamawa State University, Mubi, 11th – 14th October, 2010.

E. Conference/Workshop/Seminar Papers Presented

  1. Adepoju, ‘S. O., Bayo, D., Kareem, I. A. and Obiaga, P. C. An overview of the Role of Medicinal Plants in Honey Production. Presented at the 22nd Annual Conference of the Horticultural Society of Nigeria on 4th – 9th July, 2004; Kano – Nigeria.
  2. Adepoju, ‘S. O., and Okeke K. I., Micro-Finance and Rural Enterprise Development in Nigeria. Presented at 7th Biennial Congress of African Farm Management Association 19-21st October, 2004. CBN Headquarters Abuja, Nigeria.
  3. Okeke, K. I., Adepoju ‘S. O. and Obiaga P. C. Agricultural and Marketing Information System: A Paradigm for Sustainable Agricultural Development. Presented at the 2004 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists 3 – 7th of November, 2004.
  4. Adepoju ‘S. O., Owonubi A., Nwadike C., and Obiaga P. C., Marketing Analysis of Ornamental Plant Seedling in Jos Metropolis of Plateau State. Presented at the 2004 Annual Conference of the Nigeria Association of Agricultural Economists. 3 – 5th of November, 2004.
  5. Adedokun M. O., Adepoju ‘S. O., Bayo D. I., Obiaga P. C. and Owa O., Climatic impact analysis of fingerlings production. A case study of Jos Metropolis-Plateau State. Presented at Fishery Society of Nigeria Annual Conference 29th Sept., - Dec. 3rd 2004.
  6. Adepoju, ‘S. O., Akalusi, M. E., Okonkwo, M. C., and Chomini, M. S. Environmental Security and Sustainability: A Forestry Perspective. Presented at 14th Annual Conference of the Botanical Society of Nigeria at Kaduna, Kaduna State 13th to 17th March, 2005.
  7. Salaudeen, A. B., Adepoju, ‘S. O., and Obiaga P. C. An Overview of Participatory Approaches to Community Forestry in Nigeria. Presented at 14th Annual Conference of the Botanical Society of Nigeria at Kaduna, Kaduna State 13th to 17th March, 2005.
  8. Adepoju, ‘S.O., Bot, L.C. and Adeniyi, B.O. Costs and Returns Analysis of Pepper Production under Irrigation in Barkin Ladi L.G.A., Plateau State. Conference Paper Presented at Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE) 2005 Annual Conference, Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, 20th – 23rd November, 2005.
  9. Adepoju, S.O., Mailumo, S.S., Okeke-Agulu, K.I and B.O. Omoayena. Entrepreneurial Development for the Mitigation of Environmental Degradation: Evidence from Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. A Research, Policy and Learning Conference on Entrepreneurship and the Millenium Development Goals. Held at the NUC, Abuja, Nigeria, 21st – 22nd September, 2010.
  10. Okeke-Agulu, K.I; Adepoju, ‘S.O. and Nweze, N.J. Technical Efficiency of Small Scale Snail Farming in Ngor Okpala LGA of Imo State, Nigeria. Conference Paper Presented at the Annual National Conference of National Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE).  2010 Annual National Conference, Federal University of Technology, Gidan Kwano, Minna, 30th Nov. – 3rd Dec. 2010.
  11. S.S. Mailumo; ‘S.O. Adepoju; T. Nyam and P.D. Magit. Constraints to Seedlings Production for Environmental Sustainability: Evidence from Jos Metropolis, Plateau State, Nigeria. Conference Paper Presented at the Annual National Conference of National Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE).  2010 Annual National Conference, Federal University of Technology, Gidan Kwano, Minna, 30th Nov. – 3rd Dec. 2010.
  12. Samson O.A and ‘S.O Adepoju 2011. Factors Affecting Demand of Certified Maize Seeds and its Impact on Poverty Alleviation and Food Security in Kaduna State, Nigeria. Book of Abstracts of the 12th National Conference of National Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE), Benin, Edo State, Nigeria. Pp 9
  13. Samson O.A and ‘S.O Adepoju 2011. Constraints Limiting the Demand for Certified Maize Seeds and the Effect on Food Security in Kaduna State, Nigeria. Book of Abstracts of the 12th National Conference of National Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE), Benin, Edo State, Nigeria. Pp 51
  14. Ademiluyi, I.O, Adepoju, ‘S.O., K.I. Okeke-Agulu 2011. Socio-Economic Determinants of Farmer’s Welfare in Jos South LGA of Plateau State, Nigeria. Book of Abstracts of the 12th National Conference of National Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE), Benin, Edo State, Nigeria. Pp 73
  15. Umar A.G; Omoayena B.O; Adepoju ‘S.O and Nwakwushue F.N 2011.Human Capital Development Approach for Mitigation of Vanishing Plant Resources: The Songhai Centre, Porto-Novo, Republic of Benin Example. Book of Abstracts of the 20th Annual Conference of Botanical Society of Nigeria (BOSON-NAU). Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria. 6th-9th June, 2011. Pp 41
  16. ‘S.O. Adepoju and A.D. Nanven. Economics of Rice Production in Langtang North Local Government Area of Plateau State, Nigeria. Proceedings of the 26th Annual National Conference of the Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN). Held at Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Nigeria, 15th – 19th Oct. 2012.
  17. Nwafor, O.E., Jauro, G.A., Adepoju S.O., Oiganji, E. and Onubogu, A.S. Enhanced Crop Production as a Means of Achieving Food Security Aspect of Vision 20-2020 Document in Nigeria. Yaba College of Technology Conference and Research Fair. CONFAIR 2012 Programme Book of Abstracts and Exhibition Brochure.
  18. S.O. Badejo., ‘S.O. Adepoju, D. Bayo and S.S. Mailumo. Public Demand for Seedlings of Jatropha Curcas in Jos North LGA. Case study of Federal College of Forestry, Jos Nursery. Conference Paper Presented at the International Conference on Jatropha Plant. Held at the Main Auditorium of the University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, 16th – 18th April, 2012.
  19. Yitnoe, G.S., Umar, A.G., Adepoju, S.O., Joshua, V.I and Lawrence, S.J. The Significance of Entrepreneurship Education for Sustainable Human Capital Development in Nigeria. Conference Paper Presented at the International Conference on Jatropha Plant. Held at the Main Auditorium of the University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, 16th – 18th April, 2012.
  20. Umar, A.G., Adepoju, S.O., Joshua, V.I. and Lawrence, S.J. Simulation and Replication of Covenant-Songhai Models of Entrepreneurship Education for Effective Human Capital and Economic Development in Nigeria. Conference Paper Presented at the International Conference on Jatropha Plant. Held at the Main Auditorium of the University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, 16th – 18th April, 2012.
  21. Mailumo, S.S., Adepoju, S.O. and Okeke-Agulu, K.I. Mitigation Measures to Environmental Degradation by Arabic Crop Farmers in Plateau State, Nigeria: Basis for Agricultural Transformation. Book of Abstract of the 50th National Conference of Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE). Held at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, 25th – 27th September, 2012.
  22. Owa, O., Adepoju, S.O. and Mailumo, S.S. Purification using Moringa Oleifera Seeds. Book of Abstract of the Conference Organized by the University of Ilorin Moringa Plantation Management Committee (MPMC). Held at the University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria, 11th September, 2012.
  23. S.O. Badejo, S.O. Adepoju, D, Bayo and S.S. Mailumo. Public Demand for Seedlings of Jatropha Curcas in Jos North LGA: A Case Study of FCF, Jos Nursery. Jatropha Plant: Panacea for Global Warming and Sustainable Development. 2nd International Conference on Jatropha Plant. Held at the Main Auditorium of the University of Ilorin, Kwara State, Nigeria from 16th – 18th April, 2012.

CONFERENCE/SEMINAR PARTICIPATION

  1. Participant, (IITA/PCU/ADPs): Planning Workshop on Rural Livelihood Food Demand Structures in Nigeria Hill Station Hotel, Jos December 10-12, 2000.
  2. Participant, (IFAD / LFN): Planning Workshop on Essentials of Micro-Credit and Rural Finance Co-operative Society Structure (Leventis Foundation Agricultural Training School, Ilesha) September 24-26, 2001.
  3. Participant, (LFN / Songhai Project): Workshop on Capacity Building and Project implementation.  Porto-Novo, Benin Republic, March 18-24, 2002.
  4. Resource Person; Workshop on Farming by Design to Bauchi State Local Government Services Commission (Jerotel, Jos) 10th - 11th Feb. 2004.
  5. Participant, National Training of Trainers Workshop on Planning and Writing Grant – Oriented Proposals. Conference center, university of Ibadan, June 25 – 27, 2007.
  6. Participant, National Training of Trainers Workshop on Planning and Writing Grant Oriented Proposals, 25th – 27th June, 2007.
  7. Participant, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria Course on Due Process and Budget Performance Workshop, 3rd – 6th June, 2008.
  8. Participant, Centre for Management Development Workshop on Basic Internet, 23th – 27th June, 2008.
  9. Participant, Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria in collaboration with Applied Biotech, USA Training Course on Basic Plant Culture and Applications of Micro propagation, 5th – 7yh July, 2008.
  10. Participant, International Institute of Tropical Agriculture Training Course in Statistical Computing with SAS. July 21st – 25th, 2008.
  11. Participant, Forestry and Wildlife Conference, Georgia, USA. Sept. 16th – 20th, 2009
  12. Participant, Raising Eco Standard: Issues and Challenges, Abuja, Nigeria, July 20th – 21st, 2010
  13. Participant, COP10/MOPS on Biodiversity AICHI-NAGOYA, Japan, 2010.
  14. Participant, Oslo Climate and Forest Conference, Norway. May 27th, 2010.
  15. Participant, Workshop on Research Methodology held at the Main Campus of the Administrative Staff College of Nigeria (ASCON), Topo – Badagry, Lagos, June 20th – 24th, 2011.
  16. Participant, Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP17/CMP7 Climate Negotiations, South Africa, November 28th – December 11th, 2011.
  17. Participant, International Conference on Jatropha Plant: Panacea for Global Warming and Sustainable Development held at the University of Ilorin Main Auditorium, Ilorin, Kwara State, April 16th – 18th, 2012.
  18. Participant, RIO +20 International Conference, Brazil, 2012
  19. Participant, Conference on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP18/CMP8 Doha Climate Change Conference, Doha, Qatar, November 26th – December 7th. 2012.
  20. Participant, 25th Session of the International Co-ordinating Council of the Man and Biosphere Programme held at the UNESCO Headquarters, Paris (France), May 27th – 30th, 2013
  21. Participant, Conference on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP19/CMP9 Warsaw Climate Change Conference, Warsaw, Poland, November 11th – November 22nd. 2013.
  22. Participant, 26th Session of the International Co-ordinating Council of the Man and Biosphere Programme held at Jönköping, East Vättern Landscape Biospehere Reserve, Sweden, June 10th – 13th, 2014
  23. Participant, Botanists of the Twenty-First Century: Roles, Challenges and Opportunities Conference held at the UNESCO Headquarters, Paris (France), September 22nd – 25th, 2014
  24. Participant, Conference on Climate Change (UNFCCC) COP19/CMP9 Lima Climate Change Conference, Lima, Peru, December 1st – December 14th. 2014.

REVIEW FOR:

  • Journal of Rural Economy and Society
  • Nigerian journal of Agricultural Economics
  • Nigeria Journal of Farm Management

 

TEACHING
Federal College of Forestry

  • Farm Business Organisation (AEM 434)
  • Farm Planning (AEM 443)
  • Produce/Post harvest management (CPT 441)
  • Resource Economics (AEM 313)
  • Agricultural Personnel Management (AGR 402)
  • Research Methods and Statistics (AGR 401)

SELECTED AWARDS AND HONOURS

  • Federal Government of Nigeria Scholarship Award for Master Programme (1998)
  • Invited Research Fellow, For Study on Rural Livelihood Food Demand Development, RCMD – IITA (2000)
  • College Award of Best Performing Lecturer (2003)
  • National Level Volley Ball Player with four NUGA Medals (2 Gold and 2 Silver)
  • Ahmadu Bello University Leadership Honour (1992)
  • National Youth Service Corps Merit Award (1996)
  • Board commendation letter on improved funding of Research Programme and Liaison Activities (2012)
  • Board commendation letter on improved infrastructural development, staff welfare, accreditation of more programmes by NBTE and funding of Research Programme and Liaison Activities (2014)

 

 

UNDERGRADUATE PROJECTS SUPERVISION

  • Costs and Returns Analysis of Garbage, tomato and pepper Production under irrigation in Barkin Ladi LGA of Plateau State (Bot, Luka Chollom, 2003).
  • Appraisal study of Kano State Agricultural and Rural Development Agencies Extension Delivery System on women in three zones of Kano State (Umar L. Nafisat, 2004)
  • An Evaluation of Tomato Marketing under Hadeja Jama’are are River Basin Development Authority (Inusa Lawan, 2005)
  • Impact of Cooperative Societies in Agricultural Development in Dazo LGA Bauchi State (Abdullahi Y. Hassan, 2005)
  • Impact of Agricultural Extension Activities of Soyabean Production in Bassa Local Government of Plateau State (Oye Asiri Titus, 2005)
  •  Analysis of Market and Marketing Prices of Grand Cereals and Oil Meal Limited Jos South (Phillip Abba, 2005)
  • comparative Productivity and Profitability of Two Public Agro-allied Industries in Central Northern Nigeria (Abubakar Usman Babangida, 2006)
  • Factors influencing Poultry Egg Production and Demand in Jos North L.G.A. of Plateau State (Olowomodi D. Bukola, 2006)
  • Resource use and Productivity of Mining Ponds in Vegetable Production in Jos South LGA of Plateau State( Gonzuk, B. C.2007)
  • Socio Economic Determinants of Fadama Farmers Adoption of Irrigation Technology in Jos South L.G.A. of Plateau State (Ojo Henry Olanrewaju, 2008)
  • Economics of Rice Production in Langtang North L.G.A of Plateau State (Audu D. Nanven, 2008)
  • Appraisal of Extension Services Delivery on Rice Production in Doguwa Local Government Area of Kano State (Mohammed Adamu Saleh, 2009)
  • Comparative Analysis of Soil Nitrogen Gradient in the Guinea Savannah: A Case Study of Federal College of Forestry, Jos (Musa Samaila, 2010)
  • Economic Analysis of Commercial Tomatoes Production Using Oases in Yusufari L.G.A. of Yobe State (Hauwa Jibril, 2010)
  • Analysis of Factors Influencing Farmers Adoption of Agro-Forestry Models in Okpokwu L.G.A. Benue State (Abba Abraham, 2011)
  • Analysis of Determinants of Agro-forestry Practices in Ogbadigbo L.G.A. of Benue State (Matthew Gabriel, 2011)
  • An Analysis of Determinant of Quail Eggs Demand in Jos Metropolis, Plateau State (Iyere Osas Ambrose, 2014)

 

SERVICE TO INSTITUTE
Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria

  • Member, Proposal committee on Establishment and Management of Timber Forest Plantation in Sudano-Sahelian Ecosystem of Nigeria
  • Secretary, Committee on Comprehensive ICT Needs Assessment Report Implementation (2007)
  • Secretary, Committee on the Restorative Contributions of Research Institutes (TELL SPECIAL EDITION, 2008)
  • Secretary, Sub-Committee on Sustenance of Agriculture in Africa: A Panacea for the Rising Global Food Crisis (August, 2008)
  • Secretary, Committee on the Establishment and Management of Some Indigenous Tree Specie for Small Diameter Log in the Sudan-Sahelian Ecosystem of Nigeria (June, 2007)
  • Member, FRIN Research Committee (2006-date)
  • Secretary, Information and Communication Technologies Committee (2007)
  • Secretary, Jatropha Bio-Diesel Project Proposal Development Committee (2007)
  • Secretary, Convocation Organizing Committee (2007)
  • Secretary, Proposal Development on Establishment and Management of Timber Forest Plantation in Sudano - sahelian Ecosystem of Nigeria(2007)
  • Coordinator, Central Budget Making and Preparation Committee(2007-date)
  • Coordinator, FRIN Ecological Special Projects

Federal College of Forestry, Jos

  • Chairman, Workshop and Seminar Committee (July, 2010)
  • Coordinator, Grant for Research, Proposal and Implementation Committee (July, 2007)
  • Chairman, Livestock Management Committee (2005-2012)
  • Chairman, Budget Committee (2007-date)
  • Member, Seminar Committee (2004-2012)
  • Member, Studies and Research Development Committee (2004-2012)
  • Coordinator, Grant  - Sourcing Proposal Writing Committee(July, 2007-2012)

SERVICE TO UNIVERSITY
Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria

  • Assistant Examiner IJMB ‘A’ Economics (1996-2001)

SERVICE TO THE NATION

  • Member, President Committee on National Allanblackia Project (2007)
  • Resource Person, Research Report for Audit control and Expertise/ministry of Commerce and Industry on Input/Output Coefficients of Cotton Based Cropping System for the Three Cotton Production Zones of Nigeria (2000)
  • Member, Federal Ministry of Environment Budget Committee
  • Member, Ministerial Committee of Presidential Environmental Summit
  • Member, Ministerial Technical Committee on Green Wall
  • Member, Committee on National Summit on Environment (2013)

PROFESIONAL AFFILIATIONS
Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE)
Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN)
Nigerian Economics Society (N.E.S)
Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON)
Horticultural Society of Nigeria (HORTSON)

SERVICE TO PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • Secretary, Local Organizing Committee of Farm Management Association of Nigeria Conference (2006)
  • Lead Editor, Farm Management Association of Nigeria, Conference Proceedings. Pp 702 (2006)
  • Adviser, on Farm Management Association of Nigeria Conference (2007)
  • Chairman, Action Committee on the Re-organization of Nigeria Association of Agricultural Economists (2006-Nov.,2007)
  • General Secretary, Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists (Nov.,2007-date)

REFEREES

    1. Prof. A.O. Ogungbile

Managing Director
Premier Seed Nig. Ltd
Zaria
ogungbileao2000@yahoo.co.uk

    1. Prof. S.O. Badejo

Executive Director
Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria
Jericho – Ibadan
solomonbadejo@yahoo.com

    1. Sir John Ogar Odey

Former Minister of Information and Communication, Environment
jaodey@gmail.com