Owena Station

The Owena station caters for Cocoa, Robusta coffee and Kola in the south west zone rain forest belt.

CRIN Owena station is one of the six CRIN Substations. It is located in Ondo State in the Southwestern part of Nigeria. It is strategic located to serve farmers in the Southwestern states such as Ondo, Ekiti, Osun and possibly part of Kwara States. The major CRIN mandate crop at the Substation is cocoa. Apart from this, Kola, Coffee and Tea can also be found in small quantity at the substation. The total effective hectarage for all the plantations in the Substation is 22.1ha.  Presently, the Substation is having two Outstations viz; Alade outstation with effective hectarage of 0.4ha and Onisere outstation with effective hectarage of 1.0ha. The major mandate crop in each of the Outstations is cocoa.

Station address
Owena Station,
PMB 659, Akure,
Ondo State.

Dr. Akanbi O.S.O
Chief Research Officer
Phone: 08098055032
Email: akanbioso2008@crin.gov.ng

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The Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria (CRIN) was established in Ibadan, Oyo State on 1st December, 1964 as a successor autonomous rese arch organisation to the Nigerian Substation of the defunct West African Cocoa Research Institute (WACRI)

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