The Department of Soil Science, University of Agriculture, Makurdi is hosting the 43rd Annual Conference of the Soil Science Society of Nigeria “Makurdi 2019”

Dear Distinguished Fellows and Members of SSSN,

The Society in collaboration with LOC “Makurdi 2019” is pleased to officially announce that:

                                            2nd Announcement

                           Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi is Hosting the 43rd Annual Conference

                                Of the Soil Science Society of Nigeri “Makurdi 2019”

                                     Date: 14th July-18th July 2019

                                               Theme:

“Understanding Nigerian Soils:  A Panacea for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security, Preservation of   Safe and Healthy Environment and Mitigation of Land Crisis”.

                                        Sub-themes:

o   Soil Vegetation/Climate Relationships.

o   Soil Survey and Land Use Planning as a Tool for Mitigating the Land Use Crisis.

o   Soil Fertility, Plant Nutrition and use Planning Agrochemicals for Sustainable Agricultural Productivity in Safe and Healthy Environment.

o   Soil and Water Management for Sustainable Agricultural Productivity.

o   Managing Land and Environmental Degradation for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security.

o   Management of Soil Organisms and Indiscriminate Agrochemical Use for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security.

The 43rd Annual Soil Science Society of Nigeria Conference on Understanding Nigerian Soils as a Panacea for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security, Preservation of Safe and healthy Environment and Mitigation of the Land Use Crisis, aims to bring together Academic Scientist, researchers and research scholars to exchange their experiences and research results on all aspects of Understanding Nigerian Soils as a Panacea for Sustainable Food and Nutrition Security, Preservation of safe and Healthy Environment and  Mitigation of the  land use crisis. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators in Soils, Food Science, Human Nutrition, climate change and land crisis to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in addressing the Theme and Sub Themes of the year’s Conference.

                              Call for Papers

All Distinguished authors are kindly encouraged to contribute and help shape the conference through submissions of their abstracts, papers and posters. High quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental or theoretical work in all areas of the Conference Theme and Sub-Themes.

 Submission of Abstract Closes -31 November, 2018

Any submission received later than this date will not be published in the Book of Abstracts.

Submission of   E-copy of full length paper closes 31st December, 2018.

Abstract should be submitted to the Email address:

Jayeobaoj@yahoo.com / jamesjayeoba@gmail.com and copy bemgbanjembe@gmail.com

Each of the corresponding authors whose articles are accepted for presentation will be notified and consequently be expected to a total of #10,000 as page charges as well as bring to the conference three (3) hard copies of the manuscript and a soft copy in a CD.

Each corresponding author should provide complete details (Affiliation postal address, E-mail Address and Telephone Numbers) to enable us reach him /her.

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

ü  Members                          –                        N5, 000

ü  Non-Members                  –                        N7, 000

 MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATION AND ANNUAL DUES

Membership Registration                                                             Annual Dues

Student member                        N1, 000                                      N2, 000        

Ordinary member                      N2, 000                                      N10, 000      

Life member (<50years)           N150, 000                                   –       

Life member (>50years)           N100, 000                                   –

Corporate member                    N50, 000                                     N10, 000

  PRE-CONFERENCE REGISTRATION

Pre-conference registration can be effected through:

First Bank of Nigeria Plc, Abuja Main Branch

Account Name: Soil Science Society of Nigeria

Account Number:     2004729093

Sort Code:     011084060

TECHNICAL EXHIBITIONS

Agro-allied companies, Research Institution and Centers, Faculties/Schools of Agriculture, Forestry and Earth Sciences, State Agricultural Development Projects, etc., are invited to exhibit and showcase their products and services during the conference at a reduced fee of N20, 000 only. They are also invited to advertise in the book of programme events at a reduced rate of N10, 000 for half page and N20, 000 for full length page.

Important Contacts: 

Chairperson, LOC

Chairperson, LOC – Dr. Bemgbe Anjembe

08138274838

                      bemgbanjembe@gmail.com

LOC- Secretary- Dr Olatunji .O.

070397885852

Olatunjiolalekan028@gmail.com

 

Chairman-Full Paper Collection/ Editorial: Prof .James O. Jayeoba

08033668166

Jayeobaoj@yahoo.com / jamesjayeoba@gmail.com

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Dr.Timothy U Esekhade
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I am submitting a paper for the forthcoming conference is it late already?

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