Month: June 2016

ASABE Continuing Education Center

ASABE Continuing Education Center Continuing Education – Valuable for our profession and the key to your success ASABE and PDHengineer.com bring you access to a large library of courses and webinars designed exclusively as continuing education for professional engineers. Professional Development Hours (known as PDH) from PDHengineer.com have been accepted by all states with a continuing education requirement for engineers. We guarantee your credits will be accepted by your state board. Find a course using the discipline links to the left or view our entire course catalog. Select your course, preview its contents, purchase and complete online. You’ll be able to download a certificate of completion immediately after completing the course....

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ICTs for Sustainable Agriculture and Improving Nutrition

What potential do Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) hold for improving Agriculture and Nutrition? What are the specific challenges in your own country? A “Global Twitter Chat” around these questions will be held by the #GCARD3 Social Media Team. In the spirit of GCARD3 as a global and multi-stakeholder platform, this team represents several regions of the world and different domains of expertise related to agriculture: from food security and nutrition, environment and climate change, agro-ecology, youth empowerment and capacity development, communications and ICTs, anthropology to conflict resolutions and agribusiness – from research to practice. After their social media bootcamp in South Africa, the team kept their dialogue going on various social media platforms, and they decided to hold monthly Global Twitter Chats with a focus at Agriculture and Technology for development. In this respect, the team would like to invite you to join the first Global Twitter Chat on the issue of “How can ICTs be utilized for Promoting Sustainable Agriculture and Improving Nutrition?” The chat is scheduled to take place on 29th June 2016 at 13:00CET . For any assistance with Time Zone conversion please follow this link The Twitter chat will last for one hour and #GCARDsmt will be the official hash tag. This first ever GCARDsmt Global Twitter Chat of its kind will be moderated by Robert Kibaya one of the GCARD3 Youth Delegates. About Sustainable...

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Prof Henry Igbadun: Fathers Burial Invitation

Dear NIAE NEC Members, Fellows and Members, Greetings to you and your family. Attached is the invitation card for the burial of the father of Prof Igbadun (NIAE Nat Publications Secretary). The date is May 13 & 14, 2016 ay Ososo, Akoko Edo LGA, Edo State. There is a sketch on the card of the description to Ososo. Ososo is in Akoko-Edo LGA of Edo State. Coming from the West through Ondo State, you enter Edo to a town call Ibillo. From Ibillo you head towards Magongo- Okene which is in Kogi State. On the same Ibillo Magongo road is Lampese, few kilometer away from Ibillo. Immediately after Lampese, you come to Ososo junction, and it is only 24 km from that junction to Ososo. Members from SS Region are especially expected to attend in large number. SSR Chair or his nominee should represent me because I shall be engaged in the National NSE Examination during the period, as Chief Examiner for Abeokuta Centre. Members should kindly feel free to contact Prof Igbadun on 08064189575 or igbadun20@yahoo.com). Thanks for your love. Prof BA Adewumi Nat...

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Inaugural Lecture: Prof. Bamgboye, Isaac. A

Dear NIAE NEC, Fellows and Members, You are kindly informed and invited to the Inaugural lecture of Prof. Bamgboye, Isaac. A,  (NIAE Member, Oyo State) as stated below: Title: Furnishing a Table in the Wilderness – Mechanization, Energy and Food Security Nexus Date: Today (April 28, 2016). Time: 5.00 pm Venue: Trenchard Hall, University of Ibadan. Members from South Western Region are especially expected to attend. Feel free to contact and cheer up Prof. Bamgboye, Isaac on isaac.bamgboye@mail.ui.edu.ng. Sorry for receiving this information so late. I actually got it very late. Oyo State Coordinator should rise up to be more effective. Prof BA...

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About Us

The Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers is the official body of all practising Agricultural Engineers in Nigeria. It formulates policies for the practice of the profession and sets the standards for all systems, processes and operations in the field of Agricultural Engineering in Nigeria. NIAE has over the years contributed immensely to developments in Agriculture, Engineering, and the National Economy as a...

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