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Olusola AdeOluwa was born in Lagos Nigeria but hails from Ogun State, Nigeria. She is a lover of agriculture hence her studying Agricultural science with plant breeding as area of specialization at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta for her Bachelor and Masters in Agriculture degrees. She just concluded her PhD in Crop Science with option in Plant breeding from the University of Fort Hare, South Africa. Her research interest include plant breeding of vegetables and ornamental crops, molecular biology, genetics and organic agriculture. She is an advocate of organic agriculture as she believes in care and safety of man, and the planet earth with its occupants including the animals, plants, soil, air and water. A member of Horticultural Society of Nigeria (HORTSON), Organization of Organic Agriculture Practitioners Nigeria (OAPN), Nigerian Plant Breeders Association, Healthy Foods for Consumers Initiative (Hefci, Nigeria), a non- Governmental Organization, etc. She is currently a principal research officer in the Floriculture Improvement Programme of the institute and has co-authored a number of scientific articles published in reputable local and international journals. She loves reading, vegetable gardening, athletics and playing volleyball. She is married with children.