Browsing Inaugural Lectures by Title

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  • Making the Soil Nutritious to Plants 

    Aduayi, E. A. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1985-12-10)
    Plants are able to live without MAN, but MAN cannot live without plants. If, therefore, MAN has to survive on earth, he has to ensure that the medium in which plants grow, namely the soil, is kept nutritionally balanced. ...
  • Soil and Nigerian Food Security 

    Adepetu, J. A. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1997-10-14)
    Soil is the most important factor in agricultural production: its function as the medium for plant growth underscores this importance. At any location suitable for plant growth, the yield of crops, even varieties with the ...
  • Soils, Civilisations and the March of Time 

    Ashaye, T. I. (Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 1978-01-09)
    Most of the efforts of man to understand how the earth was formed and the nature of it have only yielded the following: first, there was a molten mass called "magma". This magma cooled leading to barren landscapes of ...