Parallel Technical Session Presenters

S/NArea/ Paper  NoTitleAuthor and AffiliationEmail 
POWER AND MACHINERY (PM)
Power and Machinery Session I Tuesday April 20, 2021: 14.00-16.00 Abuja time
1PM01Optimisation of the mixing ratio of Admixture of pyrolyzed jatropha shell with Eucalyptus camaldulensis wood shaving for briquettes production  Fadele, O. K., Usman M. B., Ariyo, O. C., Emeghara, U. U., Adelani, D. O. and Afolabi, A. O. Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Kadunafadeleseyi@yahoo.com +2348064487957   
2PM02Effects of Tillage Practices On Some Physical Properties of Soil in Research Farm of Federal College of Agriculture Ibadan  Fadele, N.T, Akande, M.A, And Akintayo, Y.K Department of Agricultural and Bio-Environmental Engineering, Federal College of Agriculture, Ibadanfadeletaiwo2013@gmail.com     
3PM03Project planning of Jojoba biodiesel production in north central, NigeriaOgundari, I. O., Adedeji, A., Akarakiri, J. B.African Institute for Science and Policy Innovation, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife  
4PM04Failure assessment of some selected tillage implements in Bauchi metropolis    Ahmed, J. M., Usman, D. D., Kabir, M. H. and Kasko, A. A. Department of Agricultural and Bioresource Engineering, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi State, Nigeria jmahmed@atbu.edu.ng   
5PM05Discharge and Application Rates of a Locally Developed Soybean Planter as Affected by the Metering Speed and Hopper Capacities  Babatunde Oluwamayokun Soyoye and Taiye Olaoluwa T. Agricultural and Environmental Engineering Department, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria.+2348036577499, soyoye2002@yahoo.com; bosoyoye@futa.edu.ng   
6PM06Effect of air-vent on performance of an improved natural-draft biomass cookstoveS. U. Yunusa, M. Isiaka, and A. Saleh. Department of Agricultural and Bio-resources Engineering Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State, Nigeria.suleimanyunusa001@gmail.com, suyunusa@abu.edu.ng     
7PM07Design, Development and Performance Testing of a Mucuna Bean Seed Cracker      Promise Joseph Etim, Akindele Folarin Alonge, Ituen U.U. Etim, Department of Agricultural Engineering, Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot Akpaden, Nigeria+2348032658283, promiseetim25@aksu.edu.ng   
8PM08Decision Support System Approach To Farm Machinery Management In Nigeria      Ajewole, P. O. and Fayose, F. F.Department of Agricultural and Bio-Resources Engineering, Federal University, Oye-Ekiti  
Power and Machinery Session II: Wednesday April 21, 2021:, 11.00-13.30 (Abuja Time)
9PM09Technical Report On Design, Construction And Performance Evaluation Of 16hp (8kVA) Fuelless Generator To Power Agricultural MachinesNoel Benehieze Sadoh University: Federal University Of Technology Minna, Niger Statenoelgnero@yahoo.com 08036807313, 07052789064   
10PM10Performance evaluation of a compression ignition engine using eggshell catalyzed sand apple (parinari polyandra ) biodiesel  Akande, F.B., Saleh, A, Adeyemi, D.T. and Oniya, O.O. Department of Agricultural Engineering, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso. salehaminu@gmail.com +23480 357 4780   
11PM11Determination Of Fuel Properties Of Biodiesel Obtained From Sand Apple Seed Oil (Parinari Polyandra)  Adeyemi, D.T, Oniya, O.O, Akande, F.B.and Saleh, A. National Centre for Agricultural Mechanization, Ilorin, Nigeria salehaminu@gmail.com; +23480 357 4780   
12PM12Characterization Of Eggshell – A Heterogeneous Catalyst In The Transesterification Of Sand Apple (Parinari Polyandra) Seed Oil    Oniya, O.O, Akande, F.B.Saleh, A and Adeyemi, D.T 1Department of Agricultural Engineering, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso.salehaminu@gmail.com; +23480 357 4780   
13PM13Assembly And Evaluation Test Of An Instrumentation System Of A Cassava Planter For Draught Measurement And Counting Of Planted StakesAle M. O. Manuwa S. I and Ewetumo, T. Department of Agricultural and Bio-Environmental Engineering Technology, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo. alebosunenator@gmail.com         
14PM14Development And Evaluation Of A Screw Press Biomass Briquetting Machine Using Sugarcane Bagasse  Saleh, A., Yunus, A, Fumen, G.A and Akande F, B Department of Agricultural and Bio-Resources Engineering, Ahmadu Bello Universitysalehaminu@gmail.com, +23480 357 4780   
15PM15Level of Agricultural Mechanization in Enugu State, Nigeria  A. O. Ani, B.B. Uzoejinwa and A.C. Nwonye   Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, UNN, Nsukkaozoemena.ani@unn.edu.ng; benjamin.uzoejinwa@unn.edu.ng   
Power and Machinery Session III: Wednesday April 21, 2021:, 14.00-16.00 (Abuja Time)
Transfer Papers from PS31-PS39 to this session
 
PROCESSING AND STORAGE, FOOD ENGINEERING (PS)
Processing and Storage Session I Tuesday April 20, 2021: 14.00-16.00 Abuja time
16PS01Drying Characteristics Of Sliced Chili Pepper Under Natural Convection Solar Energy Dryer Using Two Glazing Materials  Yunusa, S. U., Dalha, I. B. Ore, A. A and A. M. Sada Department of Agricultural and Bio-Resources Engineering. ABU,  Zaria suleimanyunusa001@gmail.com   
17PS02Extrusion parameters impact on cooking qualities of plantain- wheat instant noodles  Waliu A. Adebayo, Babatunde S. Ogunsinaand Kehinde A. Taiwo. Dept. of Food Science & Technology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria.+2348185994444 adebayoadewale@ymail.com  adebayow@oauife.edu.ng   
18PS03Rheological properties of plantain (Musa spp) – wheat instant noodle dough    Waliu A. Adebayo, Babatunde S. Ogunsina, and Kehinde A. Taiwo. Dept. of Food Science & Technology, Faculty of Technology, OAU, Ile Ife.  adebayow@oauife.edu.ng  adebayoadewale@ymail.com 
19PS04Adaptive Performance Evaluation of IAR-Sorghum Thresher for Two Varieties of Wheat    Akintayo Afolabi, Kolawole I. Oguntade & Aisha Abdulkadir. Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeriakingafobi@yahoo.com scolarymoyeni2010@gmail.com;  2akad.aisha@gmail.com     
20PS05An Overview Of Factors That Affect The Performance Of Grain Thresher: A Review  Ugama. G. N,  Ugoani .A,  Garuba .H. S, Orji. P. O, and Adejoh. E. Agricultural Engineering and Irrigation Department, National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State.sirugamagodwin@gmail.com 08065858854 
21PS06Anthropometry Of Processors For Ergonomically Designed Improved Dewatered Cassava Mash (Dcm) Sieving Machine    A. A. Ahiakwo, K. J. Simonyanand A. B. Eke Dept. Of Agricultural Education, Fed. College Of Education (Tech.) Omoku, Rivers State, Nigeriaa.ahiakwo@yahoo.com omogbeka@gmail.com akafav@yahoo.com 
22PS07Anthropometric Measurements For Ergonomic Design Of Pedal Operated Millet Thresher In Adamawa State, Nigeria.  E. P. Bwala, S. A. Iya, Y. I.  Tashiwaand S. A. Kadi Department of Agriculture and Environmental Engineering, MAUTECH, Yola.eljp72@gmail.com     
23PS08Design and Development of a Pneumatic Drying System for High Quality Cassava Flour.  Adegbite, S. A, Olukunle, O. J., Olalusi A. P., Abass A., Asiru W. B., Raji, A. O., and Awoyale W. Federal Institute of Industrial Research, Oshodi, Lagos.  adegbitesirojdeen@yahoo.com, +2347063011356   
24PS09Design, Construction And Performance Evaluation Of 16hp (8kva) Fuelless Generator To Power Agricultural MachinesNoel Benehieze Sadoh University: Federal University Of Technology Minna, Niger StateNoelgnero@Yahoo.Com 08036807313, 07052789064   
Processing and Storage Session II Wednesday April 21, 2021: 11.00-13.30 Abuja time
25PS10Development Of A Concentric Drums Peeling Machine For Cocoyam (Xanthosoma Sagittifolium) Cormel .  Aremu, A. K., Oyefeso, B. O.* and Gbolagade, A. T. Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeriaoyefesobabatunde@gmail.com     
26PS11Process Layout Design For Dehydrated Fruit And Vegetables Processing Plant    Nuruddeen Hassan Abdulhakeem, Ibrahim Dauda Muhammad, Ishaya Musa Dagwa. Federal College of Horticulture Dadin-kowa, Gombe, Gombe State, Nigeria  Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Abuja, Nigeriahnuruddeen15@gmail.com   
27PS12Development of an efficient small scale  palm fruit biomass-fired  boiler  Salako, Y. A. ,Olaoye, I.O. , Osunleke, A.S. and Owolarafe, O.K. Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria  
28PS13Influence of Some Processing Variables on  Particle Size Distribution and Pasting Properties of Sprouted Tigernut (Cyperus esculentus L.) Flour                      G.O. Komolafe, Z.D. Osunde, P.A. Idah, C.E. Chinma. Department of Food Technology, Kaduna Polytechnic Kaduna, Nigerialara.komo@ kadunapolytechnic. edu.ng. +2347036065076   
29PS14Effects of Aloe Vera based Edible Coating on Shelf Life and Quality of Tomatoes  Adebayo, S. E; Olorunsogo, S. T; Mohammad, U and Bature, G. Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State.oluvictor4life@yahoo.com   
30PS15Development Of Moringa (Moringa Oleifera L.) Seed Oil Expelling Machine  Aliyu, B., Kadi, S. A. and Bwala E. P. Agricultural and Environmental Engineering Department, Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola. bashirfuty@yahoo.co.uk eljp75@gmail.com suleimankadi@gmail.com 
31PS16Effect of temperature on thin-layer drying characteristics of Sliced Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus)Ebiyeritei W. Egbe. Dept. of Agric. and Environmental EngineeringNiger Delta University, Bayelsa State.ayibanoa4christ@yahoo.com  +2348139023350   
32PS17Effect of foaming agent and whipping time on drying process of mango  pulp  under different drying operative conditions  Adamade, C.Aand Olaoye, J.O. Department of Agro Industrial Development and Extension, National Centre for Agricultural Mechanization, Ilorin.2 Department off Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, University of Ilorin.adamadechristiana@yahoo.com     
33PS18Modification and Performance Evaluation of Fan Unit of an Existing IAR Millet Thresher   Y.A. Unguwanrimi., S. A. Okaiyeto., A. M. Sada.,S. H., Garuba, and  N. Oji. Department of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Kaduna State University, Kadunayakabu3002@gmail.com +2348069641790   
34PS19Review of Tomato Processing in Ghana  Fuseini Juuna Yakubu, Joseph Ofei Darko, Joseph Oppong Akowuah and Victor Owusu Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghanajuuna77@gmail.com     
35PS20Comparative Studies on the Mechanical Characteristics of Some Selected                                       Foreign and Indigenous Species of Kenaf  Atta, A. T., Owolarafe, O. K., Omotosho, O. A. Adeniyan N.O., Adetumbi, J. O., Olanipekun, S.O. and Falana, O. B. Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Technology, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife.adekunleatta@gmail.com     
36PS21A Review on food fortification technology  Asema, J. K.  and Adejumo, B. A. Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering Federal University of Technology Minna.jameskator@outlook.com   
Processing and Storage Session III Wednesday April 21, 2021: 14.00-16.00 Abuja time
37PS22Assessment of Rice Processing Challenges and Possible Solutions: A Case Study of Igbemo Rice Community, Ekiti State  Tola-Winjobi B.T., Adefisan O.O., Agricultural Mechanisation & Wood Products Engineering Sustainable Environment University of Ibadan Federal University of Agriculture Abeokutatolabridget@gmail.com femiadefisan@hotmail.com   
38PS23Performance Evaluation Of A Modified Cassava Peeling Machine  Bomoi M. I., Dangora N.D. and Balami A. A. (Scientific Equipment Development Institute, Minna, Niger State, Nigeria  
39PS24Cooking characteristics of milled ofada and faroo-44 rice varietiesAdesina, B.S. ,Olayanju, T.M.A.,Dairo, O.U., Sobukola, O.P., Aina, O.E, and Fadare, A.O.Department of Agricultural and Bio-Environmental Engineering, Lagos State Polytechnic Ikorodu, Nigeria.engrtundeadesina@gmail.com Tel. 08033805040   
40PS25Effect of sodium metabisulphite pre-treatment and drying temperature on the proximate quality of dried okraNwadibie, F. M. Adejumo, B. A. and Obasa P. A. Department of Agriculture and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, P.M.B. 65, Minna. franklynnwadibie@gmail.com     
41PS26Development of Mobile Processing Plant to Reduce Cassava Postharvest Losses  Kolawole, Peter; Asiru,Bolanle Abass, Adebayo; Awoyale, Wasiu; Osun, Idowu and Diallo, Thierno. International Institute of Tropical Agriculture  
42PS27Development of a Maize Sheller  U. B. Hassan. Department of Agriculture and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, P.M.B. 65, Minna, Nigeriasenusman@yahoo.com     
43PS28Development And Performance Evaluation Of An Hammer Cum Burr Mill  Obolo A. A. and Ale M. O. Department of Agricultural and Bio-Environmental Engineering Technology, Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo.alebosunenator@gmail.com   
44PS29Influence of Moisture Content, Machine speed and Sieve Tilt Angle on the Efficiency of a Rice Cleaning Machine  Tola-Winjobi, B.T. and  Bamgboye, A.I Agricultural Mechanization& Agricultural& Environmental Engineering Sustainable Environment University of Ibadan.tolabridget@gmail.com isaac.bamgboye@ui.edu.ng   
45PS30Optimization of Air Inlet Area of an Active Indirect Mode Solar Dryer Using Response Surface Methodology    Promise Joseph Etim, Akachukwu Ben EkeKayode Joshua Simonyan a Department of Agricultural Engineering, Akwa Ibom +2348032658283, promiseetim25@aksu.edu.ng   
Transfer PS31-PS39 to Power and Machinery Session III on Wednesday April 21, 14.00-16.00
46PS31Performance Evaluation of a Multi-Grain Cleaning Machine in Cleaning Sorghum and Millet GrainsYayock E. S., Shebayan J., Zachariah B., GabrielE. and Kanai E. T Agricultural and Bio-Environmental Engineering Technology Department, School of Agricultural Technology, Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic, Zaria.elkanahsamuel12@gmail.com   
47PS32Appropriate Engineering and Technology: A Simulating Transformer for Socio-Economic Development and Post-Harvest Losses Reduction in the Agricultural Value Chains  France O. Akpojedje. Dept. of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology, National Institute of Construction Technology and Management (NICTM), Uromi, Edo State.francetech007@yahoo.com, f.akpojedje@nict.edu.ng   
48PS33Durability of cubed locust beans seed (Parkia biglobosa) condiments  Adamade, C.A, J.O,Olaoye, O.O,Opadotun and Oladipo, N.O. National Centre for Agricultural Mechanization (NCAM), Ilorin.hopeopa@yahoo.com   
49PS34Studying the Thin Layer Drying Kinetics of African Giant Snail (Achatina Achatina)  E. W. Egbe B.J. Jonathan and I. Tulagha Dept. of Agric. and Environmental Engineering, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Bayelsa State, Nigeria.  ayibanoa4christ@yahoo.com +2348139023350   
50PS35Nutritional Composition, Health Benefits And Utilization Of Fonio (Digitaria Exili) Grains: A Review Of LiteratureH.O. Salaudeen and B.A. Orhevba. Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna.olatokehammed@gmail.com +2348064990021   
51PS36An analysis of food extrusion: a review of literatureS.A. Shuaib and P.A. Idah Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna.shuaibsegun@gmail.com 07069128177   
52PS37Some selected physico-mechanical properties of baobab fruit in relation to pulp extraction  Fadele, O.K., Onwuegbunam, D.O.,Ariyo, O.C. and Olagunju, O.E Federal College of Forestry Mechanization Afaka Kaduna, Forestry Research Institute of Nigeria.  fadeleseyi@yahoo.com, 2348064487957)   
53PS38Design and construction of small scale poultry waste dryerFadipe, Oluwatobi Peter FUT Minnafadipeoluwatobi@gmail.com 09039332250, 08119611022   
54PS39A review of women participation in palm oil processing in Dekina local government area, Kogi state. NigeriaK. J. Okanlawon, G. Agidi, A. A. Balami, O. Ebekue Department of agricultural and bioresources engineering, FUT, Minna  joeadoa10@gmail.com, +2348058830438   
SOIL AND WATER ENGINEERING (SW)
Soil and Water Session I Tuesday April 20, 2021: 14.00-16.00 Abuja time
55SW01Precision farming, soil conservation and Irrigation as veritable impetus for boosting Agricultural productivity    Olorunwa Eric OMOFUNMI Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University Oye-Ekitiolorunwa.omofunmi@fuoye.edu.ng   
56SW02Effects Of Poultry Wastes On Physicochemical And Biological Properties Of Soil  Akinyele, O.A., Ijadunola, J.A., Ate, J.T., Fadele, N.T., Ajekiigbe, D.A., Anifowose, O.O., Agude, T. Department of Agricultural and Bio-Environmental Engineering, Federal College of Agriculture, Ibadan seunakinyele.oa@gmail.com  +2348034122433    
57SW03Analysis of Irrigation Water Quality Of Kampe Irrigation Scheme  A.E IBRAHIM. Department of Horticultural Technology, Federal College of Horticulture, Dadin – Kowa, Gombe State.aminuibrahimfch@gmail.com +2348062415683   
58SW04Design Of A Solar-Powered Intelligent Drip Irrigation System For Garden Egg (Solanum Melongena) And Tomato (Solanum Esculentum) In Minna, Niger State – Part IJibril I., Adeoye P. A.  Olorunsogo S. T. Zubair, S.  Saidu, Z., and Mohammed J. M.Niger State College of Agriculture, Mokwa,abbatee2007@gmail.com   +234-8064-485-066 
59SW05An Assessment on the Effect of Seasonal Rainfall Variability on Water Quality in Ede Town, Osun State, Southwestern Nigeria.Ayegboyin, O. A ., Ojo, O. I ., Ojediran, J. O and Oke, A. M. Department of Agricultural Engineering, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso. oke.matthew@adelekeuniversity.edu.ng   
60SW06Geospatial Analysis and Mapping of Annual Weather Variation Effect on Sorghum YieldBello, J. A , Ojo, O. I  , Oke, A. M . and Aremu, T. E. Department of Agricultural Engineering, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, P.M.B 4000, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeriaoke.matthew@adelekeuniversity.edu.ng+234-8133963063 
61SW07Assessment of Cynodon dactylon (Bermuda grass) and Axonopus compressus (Broadleaf carpet grass) as management tools in water erosion control    Hassana Ibrahim Mustapha and Omotayo Olajumoke Odupe, Department of Agriculture and Bioresource Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna. Nigeria.h.i.mustapha@futminna.edu.ng   
62SW08Coagulation Efficiency Of Okro Seed And Leaf Extracts On Fishpond Wastewater.  Adeoye Peter Aderemi, Jibril Ibrahim and 1Saidu Zegi of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna  peter.adeoye@futminna.edu.ng     
63SW09Variability Of Residual Salt Content In Selected Farm Sites Of Gidan Kwano, Nigeria  Musa, J. J., Dada, P. O.,Musa, E. T., Gupa, Y. U., And Iwuajoku, C. L. Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna.johnmusa@futminna.edu.ng 
Soil and Water Session II Wednesday April 21, 2021: 11.00:13.30 Abuja time
64SW10Development of a Combined Flow Nutrient Film Hydroponic technique A.T. Olayanju, S..O. Aniyi, C.E. Okonkwo, R.O. Davids, S.A. Alake, T.O. Emmanuel Department of Agricultural Engineering, Landmark University.okonkwo.emeka@lmu.edu.ng   
65SW11A Spatial Trend Analysis Of Rainfall Pattern For Planning And Management Of Water Resources    M. Olayaki-Luqman and K A Dauda. Department of Agricultural and Bio-Environmental Engineering, Institute of Technology, Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Kwara State.daudaabdulkadir@yahoo.com       
66SW12Comparison of Nitrate and Phosphate Adsorption in Water by ZnCl2 Activated Carbon Materials: A case study of Cassava Peel and Recycled Bamboo biomass  Omotosho, O. A.and Ijaola, O. O.Land and Water Resources Management Program, Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ibadan akintoshforever@gmail.com   
67SW13Heavy Metals Level In Irrigation Water At Tukuntawa Gidan Radio Irrigation Farm, Kano State  Alhassan Yahaya, Mamudu Lawal. Department of Agric and Bio-Environmental Engineering Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic Zaria KadunaAlhassanyahaya@gmail.com     
68SW14Evaluation Of Soil And Water Conservation Practices On Physical And Chemical Properties Of Soil In A Rice Grown Environment  Musa, J. J., Musa, M. T, Dada, P. O. O.and Ndaman, A. Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna  
69SW15Characterisation Of Rainfall And Temperature Patterns For Hazard Analysis: ‘Implication Of Climate Change’Onyeisi Joseph Onochie Department Of Agric & Bioresources Engineering Sipet, Fut-Minna    
70SW16Mapping of Typha Grass Infestation in Hadejia Valley Irrigation Scheme, Jigawa State, NigeriaA. A. Wahab, M. K. Othman, A. O. Lawal, T. O. Olanrewaju, A. A. Fagge, N. A. Sale and A. A. Yakubu National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria   aawahab2@gmail.com    +2348138039987 
71SW17Effect of Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Leachate on Engineering Properties of Test Soil  S. A. Nta, M. J. Ayotamuno and I. J. UdomDepartment of Agricultural Engineering Akwa Ibom State University, Ikot Akpaden. samuelnta@aksu.edu.ng   
72SW18Soil Moisture Dynamics In Nigerian Agricultural Soils: A Review  Entonu. M; Musa, J. J.; Ocheme, J. E.; and Octache, M. Y. Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of                                                 Technology, Minna.                                      entonum@gmail.com 
73SW19Development of a soil moisture sensor  Saleh, A., Kassim S. M., Adekanye, T.A, and Akande F, B. Department of Agricultural and Bio-Resources Engineering, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeriasalehaminu@gmail.com, +23480 357 4780   
74SW20Development and Performance Evaluation of Manually Powered Machines for Wet-Sieve Analysis of Agricultural Soils  Afolabi A, Abdulkadir A andSanusi E I. Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria kingafobi@yahoo.com     
Soil and Water Session II Wednesday April 21, 2021: 14.00:16.00 Abuja time
75SW21Copula Based Modelling of Hydrological Drought Severity-Duration-Frequency Relationship of Sokoto River Rima Basin Nigeria.S. E. Chukwu., M. Y. Otache
Department of Agricultural & Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna 

sechukwu6@gmail.com   
76SW22Constructed wetland treatment systems: an innovative and indigenous technology for sustainable wastewater management and energy production  Hassana Ibrahim Mustapha, Department of Agricultural and Bioresource Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna.  
77SW23Simulation of land and water productivity of soybeans under different soil fertility using FAO AquaCrop Model in sub-humid area of Nigeria    Omotayo B. Adeboye, Bart Schultz, Amaka P. Adeboye, Kenneth O. Adekalu, Jimmy A. Osunbitan. Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, OAU, Ile-Ife adeboyeob@oauife.edu.ng       
78SW24Perspectives on economic effects of anthropogenic activities on surface water qualityE. P. Lydia, Dr. M. Y. Otache, Dr J. J. Musa, E. O. Ebekue. Department of Agriculture and Bioresources Engineering School of Infrastructure and Process Technology Federal University of Technology, Minna  lydiapam@yahoo.com, +2348062896409   
79SW25Design and fabrication of a micro sprinkler irrigation system using  plastic bottle as sprinkler headAudu Abdulwahab Omeiza, Prof. Egharevba1, N. A. and Peter Obasa Federal University of Technology, Minna, Nigeriaaudu.pg824421@st.futminna.edu.ng; 08039719184, 08071112950   
80SW26Determination of crop water requirement of eggplant in Minna using weighing lysimeterSHEHU, Umar Sanda Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, PMB 65 Minna.umsasempire@gmail.com, 08034385508   
81SW27Effect of irrigation depth selected agronomic and post-harvest parameters on two Cassava (TMS 0581 and TME 419) varieties  C.O. Akinbile, Remigius C. Eze, Habeeb A. Yusuf1, Babatunde S. Ewulo. Department of Agricultural & Environmental Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Akurecoakinbile@futa.edu.ng; hayusuf@futa.edu.ng   
82SW28Environmental and socio-cultural impact associated with irrigated agriculture in Nigeria    Garuba. H.S; Ugama .G.N; Jamila A.A.; Jamilu, A. And  Abdulkadir, A Agricultural Engineering And Irrigation Department, National Agricultural Extension And Research Liaison Services, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna State.  garubahalimah@gmail.com 07036443684   
83SW29Dynamic Performance Of Constructed Wetland To Treat Agricultural Waste WaterE.O. Ebekue, Dr Mrs H.I. Mustapha, Prof. Mrs B.A. Adejumo, S.I Ibrahim Department Of Agricultural And Bioresources Engineering Federal University Of Technology, Minna, Niger StateEbekueevans11@gmail.com +2349029406607   
84SW30Effect of agricultural runoff on quality of surface waterSaliu, I.I. et al FUT, Minnaolawaleu@gmail.com   
STRUCTURES,  ENVIRONMENT AND CROSS CUTTING (SEC)
Structures, Environment and Cross Cutting Session I Tuesday April 20, 2021: 14.00-16.00 Abuja time SEC01-SEC05
85SEC01Development Of A Prototype Automatic Grain Storage Monitoring Device    Olanrewaju, T.O., Tenuche, S.S., Durojaiye, L. And Umar, M.A. National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Services (NAERLS), Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria taofiqolanrewaju13@yahoo.com +2348181079742   
86SEC02Evaluation of the indoor air velocity of a sidewall inlet and roof exhaust ventilated broiler shed using computational fluid dynamics  A. O. Jongbo, A. T. Atta and I. Moorcroft. Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Akure.aojongbo@futa.edu.ng; +2348067274621   
87SEC03Ergonomic  development and performance evaluation of fish kiln in north eastern Nigeria  Fati Astapawa Adamu ;  Rose James Madaki and  Idrisu Gbomsari  Adamu.Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, Modibbo Adama University of Technology,Yola.Rosemadaki@ymail.com fatiastapawa@gmail.com     
88SEC04Development and testing of portable capacitive digital wood moisture meterB.B. Uzoejinwa, W.I. Okonkwo, O. A. Ani, H.I. Ugwu, J.N Nwakaire, U.C. Abada Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria.benjamin.uzoejinwa@unn.edu.ng   
89SEC05Development and performance evaluation of a portable automated egg incubatorJ. A. Adegboyega, F. R. Falayi, and A. O. Jongbo Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, Federal University of Technology, P.M.B. 704, Akure.aojongbo@futa.edu.ng   
Structures, Environment and Cross Cutting Session II Wednesday April 21, 2021: 11.30-13.30 Abuja time (SEC06-SEC12)
90SEC06Properties of interlock blocks produced from recycled plastic- sawdust matrix for pavement applications    Fidelis P. Afangide, A. Y. Sangodoyin and Babagana Mohammed Department of Agricultural & Environmental Engineering, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. Department of Agricultural & Environmental Resources Engineering, University of Maiduguri. bgmohammed@unimaid.edu.ng  +234 8033035522   
91SEC07Indigenous Technology Revolution as a Panacea to Post Covid-19 Economic Recession in Nigeria      France O. Akpojedje Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology, National Institute of Construction Technology and Management (Nictm), Uromi, Edo State.f.akpojedje@nict.edu.ng francetech007@yahoo.com   
92SEC08Use of vacuum pressure to accelerate anaerobic digestion of lignocellulose materialsN A. Sale, R A. Kohn, S L. Ratiff and S I. Idris. National Agricultural Extension and Research Liaison Service, Ahmadu Bello University, Zarianuraalhajisale@yahoo.com     
93SEC09Application of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Agricultural Crop Monitoring    Sadiq A.A and Balami A. ADepartment of Agricultural and Bio-Resources EngineeringFederal University of Technology P.M.B 65 Minnaalfanupe1@gmail.com. (08032888782)   
94SEC10Effects of Controlled Environmental Conditions on the Decortication Efficiency of Selected Indigenous Varieties of Melon Seeds  Asafa, M. O., Omotosho, O. A.and Ogunsina, B. S. Department of Agricultural and Environmental Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife   akintoshforever@gmail.com   
95SEC11E-Agriculture: Concepts and ApplicationsSheidu, U.H.; Adeoye, P. A.; Musa, J.J and Saliu, I.I. Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna.hamidatsheidu@gmail.com   
96SEC12Spatio-temporal analysis of drought in north-western part of Nigeria  Saliu, I.I.; Otache, M. Y.; Musa, J. J.; Hameedah, S.; and Evans, E.A Department of Agricultural and Bioresources Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Minna.olawaleu1@gmail.com