Head of Station
National Horticultural Research Institute, Otukpa Out-Station was established on the 18th January, 2019 in Otukpa, Ogbadibo Local Government Area of Benue State. The station is located in North central geopolitical zone of Nigeria situated within the Guinea Savanna Agro-ecological zone. The station is situated on a four (4) acre of land at Ogene-Ago, Otukpa along Otukpo-Enugu expressway and a 35 acre of land at Odoba, Otukpa. The temporary office accommodation was initially sited in a three-bedroom flat at Efugo, Otukpa but has now been relocated to a block of four-room offices constructed on the 4 acres of land which also has a tractor shed and a 20,000 litre capacity earth water reservoir. The station has a brand new JXT CASE 75 Hp tractor with implements such as plough, harrow, ridger and slasher.
The station has four members of staff as her workforce comprising of three Research officers and one Agric. Technologist: