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Professor Hezekiah Adedunmola Oluwasanmi Foundation has been set up in memory of the world renowned Agro- Economist,  Professor H. A. Oluwasanmi who was best known for his pioneering work as Vice Chancellor of the University of Ife (now Obafemi Awolowo University). A man widely acknowledged as the architect of Obafemi Awolowo University.

Very little is known, however, of his achievements, and giants strides, as an Agricultural Economist of international repute and, even more so of his exploits as an Agricultural Entrepreneur. Long before his stint as a University builder and administrator, Professor Oluwasanmi had distinguished himself as a scholar and teacher of Agricultural Economics at the University College Ibadan (now University of Ibadan).

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Land Preparation

From antiquity Rural Farmers have relied almost exclusively on back breaking manual labour, utilizing the cutlass and hoe for its farming activities. Low cultivated hectares of land and poor yields have been the result especially when the farmer is malnourished or falls ill during the planting season...

Agric Inputs

The Foundation would source improved seeds/seedlings, fertilizers, herbicides; insecticides etc from manufacturers and make these available to the farmer for a subsidized fee or a negotiated share of the farmer’s harvest...

Post Harvest

One of the most intractable problems of Rural Farmers is the preservation of harvested produce. Many farmers resort to selling harvested produce at a loss and often times lose a significant portion of their harvest through their inability to process for safe and long term storage...

Archbishop (Prof) Adebayo Akinde


Engr (Mrs) Olu Maduka

Dr. O Onawunmi

Ms. Folashade Oluwasanmi

Professor Wale Omole

Mr. Gboyega Oluwasanmi

Mr. Gboyega Oluwasanmi

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