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Ekiti Polytechnic Rector, Professor Adesodun Bags International Honour

The academic community is abuzz with excitement as Prof. Johnson Kayode Adesodun, the Rector of Ekiti State Polytechnic, Iṣan Ekiti, makes international headlines. Prof. Adesodun was honored at the 6th International Conference of Agriculture for Sustainable Development, which is taking place in Cuttack, India from January 19th to 21st.

The spotlight shone on Prof. Adesodun following his compelling oral presentation of a research paper entitled "Carbon Footprint and Aggregation of an Alfisol in Response to Different Tillage and Maize/Cowpea Intercrop." His insightful findings have not only garnered acclaim but also sparked significant interest among global experts in sustainable agriculture.

In a notable incident that underscores the impact of his work, an Indian research student, currently delving into carbon footprint studies, eagerly requested a copy of Prof. Adesodun's paper to aid in her thesis. This interaction highlights the international relevance and applicability of the research conducted by Prof. Adesodun.

The award received by Prof. Adesodun at this prestigious event is not only a personal achievement but also a moment of pride for Ekiti State Polytechnic and Nigeria as a whole. It emphasizes the global importance of research in sustainable agricultural practices and the critical role of academic contributions to environmental conservation efforts.

As the conference continues, attendees look forward to more groundbreaking presentations and discussions, fostering international collaboration in the pursuit of sustainable development in agriculture. Prof. Adesodun's work, in particular, stands as a beacon of inspiration and a testament to the global impact of Nigerian academics in the fight against climate change.

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