Faculty of Agriculture

Abia State University




 John Godson Foundation





Welcome to Pilgrim Ranch Nigeria

 Training and Consultancy 


Pilgrim Ranch offers training and consultancy services to farmers in the areas of:

  • Ranching and Ranch establishment
  • Goat Rearing
  • Piggery
  • Cattle rearing
  • Poultry farming
  • Crop production (arable crops, fruits and vegetables)
  • Livestock nutrition
  • Agricultural produce marketing
  • Value addition
  • Farm management
  • Etc

Our trainings are in groups and for individuals, onsite and distance/online. Our consultancy services include- onsite training, farm visits and access to our consultants as often as is necessary.


Here is a picture update of how work is progressing at the Pilgrim Ranch site in Isuochi.




Boer Goats at Pilgrim Ranch Nigeria



10-06-2017 Pilgrim Ranch is growing!



We are passionate about making your experince with Pilgrim Ranch- an unforgettable one. We have started planting hundreds of coconut trees. We want every recreational guest of Pilgrim Ranch to be welcome with fresh coconut juice, in addition to making this Ranch a beatiful one.




 13-03-2017: We had the first sow deliver last week and this weekend we concluded the drilling of the borehole.


25-02-2017: The First piggery shed is almost completed and the first batch of pigs arrive and go to work immediately!









18-01-2017: Visit by the king of Isuochi- HRM Eze Dr Godson Ezekwesiri


18-01-2017: Foundation laying ceremony by the governor of Abia State




Today we had the honour of hosting the special adviser to the Governor of Abia State and director general of Abia PPP- Mr Austin Ufomba and the Special Assistant to the Governor of Abia State- Mr Chinedu Nwogu


05-01-2017: Construction of Piggery begins


First batch of goats undergoing quarantine in country of origin 


Construction of First Goat Paddock and shed finished



Construction of first paddock and goat shed in progress





Construction of 4km access road