Ebre, Vincent Onah


Principal Research Officer

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Brief Profile

I had a bachelor of Agriculture from the University of Calabar (2009) where i studied crop science, and MSc in Agronomy from the university of Ibadan where i specialized in agronomy  (2015) majorly in pomology. Currently I am in my PhD program. i have some interesting publications ranging from Pineapple, mango, Avocado, Irvingia, Soursop etc and other vegetable crops as well as cereals. I have produced several training manuals for many farmers as a plantain/banana and pineapple production guide



  1. Vincent Onah Ebre and Julius Akinyemi Fagbayide(2017). Pineapple stumps macro propagation technique and nursery performance. Lambert academic publishing, ISBN (978-3-330-02861-6)


  1. Akinyode E. T., Ojo D. K., Porbeni J. B. O., Chikaleke V. A., Tairu F. M., AbdulRafiu A. M., Modupeola T. O., and Ebre V. O. (2017) Evaluation of nine accessions of Solanum aethiopicum for yield and related traits in south western Nigeria. Nigeria Journal of genetics. Pp (85-93).
  2. Ebre V. O., Alamu O.O and Kehinde E. (2020) Weeds of Medicinal Values use in Treating Some Convid-19 Symptoms from Okra Field 0f the National Horticultural Research Institute, Ibadan, Nigeria. Date of Acceptance: – 26/10/2020 (In Press).
  3. Ebre V. O., Abdul-Rafiu, A. M., Amosu S. A., Oduntan O. O., Alamu O. O., Modupeola T. O., Oyeanusi H. C., Nweke U. C., Osijo I. A. and Uwanaka C. E.(2020) Effect of Seed Priming Techniques and Sowing Media on Early and Uniform Germination of Soursop (Annona Muricata L) Seeds. Date of Acceptance: – 31/08/2020 (In Press)
  4. Modupeola, T.O, Olaniyi, J. O., Ebre,V.O., Lukman, F.B.,Oladosun,B.O. And Nwokoro,C.P. (2020) Determination of Nitrogen Fertilizer and Plant Spacings on Growth and Rhizome Yield of Turmeric (Curcuma Longa) in Rain Forest and Guinea Savannah Agro-Ecological Zone of Nigeria. Date Of Acceptance: – 27/07/2020 (In Press).


  1. Ebre V. O. Amosu S. A. and Adegbite O. (2016). Comparison of the Efficiency of Stump Splitting Techniques on Plantlets Production between two Pineapple (Ananas comosus  Merr) Varieties. Proceeding of the 34th Annual Horticultural Society of Nigeria. Pp (555-559)
  2. Ebre, V. O., Fagbayide, J. A., Amosu, S. A. and Olaleye O. (2016). Evaluation of Macro Propagation Technique on Ananas comosuscv smooth cayenne (Pineapple) Stump and Nursery Performance of Plantlets. Proceeding of the Vll International Scientific Agricultural Symposium (AGROSYM). Pp (1031-1036).
  3. Ebre V. O. and Fagbayide J. A. (2015). Influence of different sources and rates of nitrogen on juvenile growth of (Ananas comosus L Merr) pineapple plantlets in the nursery. Proceeding of the 33rd Annual conference of Horticultural Society of Nigeria (Hortson) Abuja 2015.
  4. Uwalaka O. A., Emeasor K. C., Ibekwe H. N., Usulor E. C., Nwosu P. U., Ebre V. O., Oladigbolu A. A., and Ikoro J. I. (2018). Field Screening of Five Varieties of EggPlant, Solanum For Succeptibilityto Eggplant Shoot and Fruit Borer, Leucinodes orbonalis Guen. (Lepidoptera:Pyralidae) Infestation in Okigwe, Southeastern Nigeria.Proceeding of the 36th Annual Conference of Horticultural Society of Nigeria (Hortson), Lafia 2018.
  5. Ebre Vincent Onah, Okafor Bernard Ndubuisi, Esuola Catherine Oluwakemi, KennethObosi Olusimbo, Layade Adejumo, Olajide­Taiwo Funmilayo, Okafor, Mattew, Olajide­Taiwo Lawrence and Monsur Abdul­Rafiu Ayoola (2018). Assessment of Growth Media for Vegetable Seed Germination Test for Aquaponic System. Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of Horticultural Society of Nigeria (Hortson), Lafia 2018
  6. Abdul-Rafiu A. M., Afolayan S. O., Babalola S. O., Akinleye O. C., and Ebre V. O. (2019). Seed Longavity of Bush Mango (Irvingia Wombulu) as Affected by Open Storage and Seed Size under Ambient Tropical Conditions.Proceeding of the 5th Annual conference of Association of Seed Scientist of Nigeria (ASSN) 2019.
  7. Ebre V. O., Abdul-Rafiu, A. M., Amosu S. A., Oduntan O. O., Alamu O. O., Modupeola T. O., Oyeanusi H. C., Nweke U. C., Osijo I. A. and Uwanaka C. E (2020). 38th Annual Conference of Horticultural Society of Nigeria
    (HORTSON) NSUKKA 2020 (In Press) 


  8. Ebre V. O (2015). Evaluation of macro propagation technique on Ananas comosus CV Smooth cayenne (pineapple) stump and nursery performance of plantlets. A thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of for the award of MSc. Agronomy (Horticulture). University of Ibadan, Ibadan, 2015
  9. Ebre V. O. (2008). Effect of cultivar proportion on the productivity of rice – rice intercrop system in the tropical rainforest zone of Cross river state Nigeria. A thesis submitted in partial fulfilment for the award of BSc. Agriculture, (Hons) in Crop science. University of Calabar, Nigeria, 2008