Agricultural Services, Produce Inspection, Pest Control and Fisheries

To improve agricultural productivity, production and storage through provision of improved inputs as well as rendering technical support services to the crops and fisheries sub-sector. Vision: A well established sustainable farming systems that contributes to the economic development of Kano State.
The Agricultural Services Department is made up of three Divisions namely Crops; Produce Inspection, and Fisheries Divisions, with each division headed by a Deputy Director. The divisions on the other hand compose of sections as follows: -

A. Crops Division:
i) Industrial Crops, and Farmers’ Associations Sections (Groundnut, Cotton, Maize, Young Farmers' Clubs, Farmers Associations);
ii) Seed Multiplication and Irrigation Schemes sector (Bagauda, Kadawa, Bunkure, Jarman Baka, Gaya); and
iii) Fertilizer Section.

B. Produce Inspection Division:
i) Produce Section (Grains Buffer Reserve);
ii) Pest Control Section (Pest Control Services, Dawanau market).

C. Fisheries Division:
i) Government Seed Multiplication Farm (Bagauda, Challawa);
ii) Artisanal Fisheries (Dams and reservoirs).

Director Agricultural Services, Produce Inspection, Pest Control and Fisheries

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Hajiya Hauwa H. Ahmad
Ado Ahmad
Deputy Director
Agricultural Services
Sani Yaro Haruna
Deputy Director
Irrigation Project & Extention
Adamu Chiroma
Deputy Director
Produce Inspection