Dr Eifediyi, Ehiokhilen Kevin was born in Ewatto, Esan South East Local Government of Edo State – Nigeria. He attended St John Bosco`s College, Ubiaja, Federal School of Agriculture, Umudike – Umuahia, Rivers State University of Science and Technology, Nkpolu – Port- Harcourt and Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma. He holds a PhD in Crop Production and teaches courses in Agronomy. His research focus is on the bio-fortification of crops using agronomic approach and the study of nutrients needs of under-utilized crops. He was a collaborating Scientist with IITA, Ibadan on drought tolerant maize varieties in a Southern Guinea Savannah zone of Nigeria. Dr Eifediyi is a member of Crop Science Society of Nigeria and Horticultural Society of Nigeria.