AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION

AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION

A STATISTICAL ANALYSIS ON EFFECT OF WEEDS CONTROL ON MAIZE YIELD

CHAPTER ONE 1.0   INTRODUCTION         This project work is based on the analysis of an experiment where this effect of weed control method tested on the gain yield of maize. The experiment was carried out by the Kwara State agricultural development project (KWADP) Ilorin, during three consecutive years starting form 2008 to 2010. 1.1      HISTORY …

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THE ROLE OF AGRICULTURAL CREDIT CO-OPERATIVE IN FINANCING SMALL SCALE FARMERS IN NIGERIA(A STUDY OF DOMITA FARM, UYO)

ABSTRACT The objective of this research is to investigate the role of agricultural credit co-operative in financing small scale farmers in Nigeria (A study of Domita farm, Uyo) whether agricultural cooperatives can facilitate smallholder farmer access to input and product markets. Farmers in the case study at Domita farm, uyo face high transaction costs as …

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ADAPTATION STRATEGIES TO CLIMATE VARIABILITY USED BY FARMING HOUSEHOLDS IN AKWA IBOM STATE, NIGERIA

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1. Background of the study  Agriculture is the dominant sector of the economy in most of least developing countries. Nigeria is one of the developing counties in which agriculture is the main source of the economy. It contributed 41.6 percent to GDP, 60 percent for employment and 80 percent for export earnings. …

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INFORMATION SOURCING, ORGANIZATION AND DISSEMINATION BY AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION WORKERS IN BORNO STATE AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background to the Study Agriculture remains the mainstay of almost all economies of the sub- Saharan African which Nigeria is not an exception. In Nigeria agriculture had been the most effective and viable sector in revenue generation to the economy before the advent of the oil and gas sector. It is …

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AGRICULTURAL FINANCING OF RICE PRODUCTION IN NIGERIA: A CASE STUDY OWAN-EAST LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA, EDO STATE (PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS)

PROJECT BODY: ABSTRACT This project work was carried out to investigate how rice production is financed in Edo State a case study of Owan East Local Government Area, Nigeria. This is due to the fact that rice is a widely consumed crop in Nigeria, in the view of farming, for farmers to carry out their …

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THE CONTRIBUTION OF THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF NIGERIA ECONOMY 1983 – 2015

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the study One of the features that distinguish international trade from domestic trade is that each nation has its own currency and its own banking system. Prices in each country rely on the country’s currency units be it dollars, naira, pounds, euro, rupees, francs, ceddis and so on.   Exchange rate …

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EVALUATION OF THE ROLES OF VISUAL INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS IN AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION SERVICES IN THE NORTH-WEST ZONE OF NIGERIA

ABSTRACT This study evaluated visual instructional materials roles in agricultural extension services in the North-West Zone of Nigeria, comprising seven states Kaduna, Kano Katsina, Kebbi, Sokoto and Zamfara. The total number of respondents randomly selected was 56 agricultural extension agents and 14 respondent farmers through the use of both purposive and random sampling techniques in …

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Determine Whether Or Not Recycled (Reclaimed) Water Would Harm California Native Plant Species

Table of Content Title page Approval page Certification Dedication Acknowledgement Table of content Abstract Chapter One: INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background of the study 1.2 Statement of Problem 1.3 Purpose of the study 1.4 Significance of the study 1.5 Scope of the study 1.6 Research questions Chapter Two: REVIEW OF THE RELATED LITERATURE Chapter Three: METHODOLOGY 3.1 …

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The Importance Of Improving Agricultural Production Through The Activities Of Agricultural Cooperatives In Nigeria..

ABSTRACT The economic nature of agricultural cooperatives is explained by means of a logical continuation of the organizational economics rationale for family farms. The traditional explanations of the importance of family farms is discussed, and embedded in a broader framework which considers their transaction cost-economizing effect and their limitations in terms of limited ability to …

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Analysis Of Rice Farmers Use Of Indigenous Agricultural Practices In Lagos State, Nigeria.

Abstract Developing the agricultural sector remains a critical factor towards the achievement of sustainable food production and, indeed, global food security. While indigenous agricultural knowledge is of immense value in improving food production, its documentation and dissemination remain a big challenge confronting librarians and other information professionals, particularly in Africa where cultural practices are prevalent. …

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