To improve agricultural productivity, production and storage through provision of improved inputs as well as rendering technical support services to the crops and fisheries sub-sector.
Vision: A well established sustainable farming systems that contributes to the economic development of Kano State.
The Agricultural Services Department is made up of three Divisions namely Crops; Produce Inspection, and Fisheries Divisions, with each division headed by a Deputy Director. The divisions on the other hand compose of sections as follows: -
A. Crops Division:
i) Industrial Crops, and Farmers’ Associations Sections (Groundnut, Cotton, Maize, Young Farmers' Clubs, Farmers Associations);
ii) Seed Multiplication and Irrigation Schemes sector (Bagauda, Kadawa, Bunkure, Jarman Baka, Gaya); and
iii) Fertilizer Section.
B. Produce Inspection Division:
i) Produce Section (Grains Buffer Reserve);
ii) Pest Control Section (Pest Control Services, Dawanau market).
C. Fisheries Division:
i) Government Seed Multiplication Farm (Bagauda, Challawa);
ii) Artisanal Fisheries (Dams and reservoirs).