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A 2 day Workshop on the use AGRO-ICT Modules for enhanced Agricultural Production

see more pictures from Bayero University Kano's two day training workshop, theme: Commercial pasture development as a tool for national livestock development......

Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) in Ibadan, Oyo State on 21st of March, to read more

Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) in Owerri, Imo state on 3rd of March, 2017......Read more

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NIAS South East Zone holds a poultry Management workshop

Theme: Sustainable Piggery Management for Job and Wealth Creation

Date: Thursday 24th, August 2017

Time: 9:00 am

Venue: Imo International Convention Center, Owerri, Imo State



As feed production in Nigeria continues to expand in volume and value in response to increase in demand from Farm establishments, capacity building of stakeholders in the industry is one of the key priorities.READ MORE

Council at its 35th meeting reviewed the issues of registration of Animal Scientists who graduated before the Institute came on board but not yet registered with the Institute and others as the case may be, and directed as follows: READ MORE......

Senate Committee on Agricultural and Rural Development Paid Oversight visit to Nigerian Institute of Animal Science.

The Senate Committee on Agricultural and Rural Development led by its Chairman Senator Adamu Abdullahi paid an oversight visit to Nigerian Institute of Animal Science at NIAS Secretariat Okanje at 4:30 pm on 11th October, 2016. The exercise was a supervisory oversight on the activities of Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Departments and Agencies. The Committee monitors policies and programmes by way of oversight to ensure that fund appropriated in each fiscal year are judiciously utilized and accounted for. READ MORE

Professional Resource Verification of Animal Science Department Kogi State University

Nigerian Institute of Animal Science in line with its statutory mandate under took  professional resource verification of human and material resources used in teaching Animal Science programme in  Kogi State University on 13- 14th of October 2016. FOR MORE READ HERE...

Nigeria’s feed production output rises.
According to the latest Global Feed Survey by (2016 ALLTECH), Nigeria’s global ranking for animal feeds has shifted from 51st position out of 130 countries 2015 to 40th position out of 131 countries in 2016. This is attributed to Federal Government Policy on ban of importation of frozen chicken which stimulated increased local production with corresponding higher demand for feeds.

See more photos for Nasarawa State University and FUT Minna Resource verification....




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Module 22: Farm to Export -Regulations and requirements in export of Livestock Products.(facilitated by Nigerian Export Promotion Council)

Module 23: Livestock Business Financing (facilitated by Central Bank of Nigeria)






NIAS Activities in Pictures

Presentation by Group B of question and answer session during the GMP at Imo State

imageTrainer and participants at IFIF Global Animal nutrition program: Train- the- Trainers capacity development for implementation of codex code of practice for good animal feeding held at  Sheraton Hotel Lagos Oct. 28th-30th 2015


Group A deliberations during the group work questions and answers session