IFSERAR’S MANDATE (ABRIDGED)
• To identify agricultural problems and needs of Nigeria and conduct appropriate research to address them within the context of overall national development.
• To conduct research relevant to small-scale farming and commercial agriculture.
IFSERAR BASE FARM
The Director of the Institute, Professor Akin Omotayo has explained the rationale behind the setting-up of a Base Farm within the vicinity of IFSERAR complex, pointing out that it was borne out of genuine intention to enhance service delivery to stakeholders.
A Professor of Veterinary Theriogenology, Professor. E.K. Bawa has commended the Vice-Chancellor, Professor OlusolaOyewole for his genuine interest in the promotion of artificial insemination for upgrading of the University Livestock and the benefits of Fulani herdsmen, at large.