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​School of Agricultur members congratulates Dr. Anas Malkawi - Department of Animal Production, on his promotion to Associated Professor Rank.


Wishing him all the best in his future


School of Agricultur Family congratulates Dr. Nihad Al-Smirat - Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, on his promotion to Professor Rank.



Wishing him all the best in his future


Thanks to the arrangements made by the JICA and University of Jordan, the School of Agriculture had the opportunity to cooperate and have interesting exchanges with the experts involved in the course entitled:

“Audit, inspection and monitoring of hygiene requirements and HACCP system in Food Organizations”
Given to (13) trainees from the Republic of Kosovo was held from 13th – 24th of October 2019.

Prof. Hani Sauob, Dean of the School of Agriculture, opened the training course by welcoming the trainees from the Republic of Kosovo and wished them a pleasant stay in Jordan.
The content of the training course was systematic and comprehensive. The course started with  visits  to factories and local markets to  observe Food inspection that were arranged with personnel from Amman Municipality and Ministry of Health and the team was accompanied by our dear Lab technicians. These visits were followed by lectures where Prof. Yamani provided a rich introduction about Requirements of ISO 9000:2015 and ISO 9001:2015 related to audits, and Guidelines of ISO 19011:2018 for auditing management systems; and then he proceeded with Preparation of checklist and conducting the inspection.

Then Eng. Sameer Abu Ali from Jordan Drug and Food Administrations continued on the Outcome of the inspection, dealing with nonconformities; continual improvement; and Record keeping. The course was concluded under the patronage of Prof. Dr. Kifah Al-Jamani / Vice President for Scientific and Medical Schools Affairs and she handed the certificates to the trainees in the presence of both University of Jordan and JICA Personnel.


School of Agricultur members congratulates Dr. Luma Al-Bann, Department of Plant ProtectionChirman, on her promotion to Professor Rank.
Wishing her all the best in her future
The School of Agriculture family congratulates Dr. Firas Hayajneh in the Department of Animal Production for his promotion to Associate Professor rank ... Congratulations


​Students of the dairy cattle management course in the Department of Animal Production with the organization of Prof. Mufeed Alnimer and lab supervisor Ahmad Shamoun had visited yesterday two dairy cattle farms in Dhulail area in Zarqa.


The first visit was to "Teeba" Dairy farms; one of "Almarai" companies; which have about 2800 dairy cows. The farm manager; DVM Mohammad Al-Ashram; welcomed the attendees and gave a detailed explanation to the students about the farm and its sections, the lifecycle of the dairy cow on the farm and how to manage the dairy cattle herd as well.


Also, Mr. Momen; the nutritionist of the herd; clarifying how to formulate feed mixtures and provide them to each section of the dairy herd. In addition, he gave students a clear picture of the milking parlour in the farm and the importance of its management in dairy farms.


The second visit was to "Maurice Naber" dairy farm which have around 300 dairy cows. The farm manager; Mr. Adnan Saleh; gave a detailed explanation of the herd and its sections, how it is managed and the reality of the dairy farmers in the Dhulail area. The visit included also an interesting discussion with the students about the reality of dairy cattle farms and the opportunities and qualifications of students required to work in this vital sector.