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History of Agricultural Research Council of Nigeria

Agricultural research in Nigeria started formally with the establishment of a botanical garden in Lagos during the late 19th century. This garden was part of a network of gardens established…

Technical and Policy Research

Technical Research The Strategic Plan places great emphasis on an innovation system approach, sometimes referred to as IAR4D. This puts farmers and users at the centre of innovative practices, and…

Implementation at Institute-level

Research funding mechanisms It is desired that the ARCN plays its statutory role of fund allocation for agricultural research, training and extension, based on performance, as enshrined in its function…