The Department of Biological Sciences organized an excursion to the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), Kubwa, Abuja for its 400 level students. While at the IITA, the students were given a tour of the institute and shown major crops being bred for better yields.

The students who were led by the course coordinator, Dr. Chukwuma Ogbaga also got hands-on experience of measuring morphological effects of herbivorous habits of insects on plants.