M.Sc. Student, University of Guelph
Supervisor: Dr. Helen Hambly
About Lovelyn Umeh
Lovelyn Umeh, a Nigerian, is an MSc student of Capacity Development and Extension at the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development, University of Guelph. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Extension from the Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria. With over five years of experience as a professional Agricultural Extension Officer. She has effectively managed and educated more than 30 rural and urban farmers on optimal agricultural practices, during which she developed keen interest in harnessing the potential of healthy soils to make a meaningful impact on sustainable agriculture. She desires to use her knowledge and experience to investigate the influence of communication on agricultural growth and soil health practices Through her research, Lovelyn aims to acquire valuable insights that will help communicate and promote the adoption of sustainable soil management techniques among rural farmers.