THE IMPACT OF MECHANICAL FARMING IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Abstract The purpose of this study is to investigate the impact of mechanized farming in the economic development of Oredo Local Government Area of Edo State. The study consists of five chapters. Chapter one was the introduction of the study… Read More

THE PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS OF AGRICULTURE IN THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF EDO STATE

Abstract In Igbo, Agriculture use to be the main export product such as cocoa, groundnut, rubber etc that was to generate foreign exchange to the economy? But later in the 1970s agriculture was neglected and left to suffer, this have… Read More

THE ROLE OF AGRICULTURAL SECTOR AS AN ACCELERATOR FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA

Abstract The development of agriculture since 1960 and its contribution to the growth of the economy has been discussed in the course of this study. It is however obvious from the analysis that though agriculture has contributed positively to economic… Read More

ASSESSMENT OF WORKERS AND PRACTICE OF AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION

Abstract This study is on assessment of workers and practice of agricultural extension. The total population for the study is 200 staff of agricultural extension in selected local government in Edo state. The researcher used questionnaires as the instrument for… Read More

THE ROLE OF AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION WORKER IN EDUCATING FARMERS IN PLANTAIN PRODUCTION

Abstract The study examined the role of extension workers in educating farmers and constraints farmers face in plantain production in some selected areas in Edo State, Nigeria. A total of 200 Plantain farmers were randomly selected from the study area.… Read More

THE IMPACT OF CASH CROPPING, FARM TECHNOLOGIES AND DEFORESTATION IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The study examines the impact of cash cropping, farm technologies and deforestation in Nigeria. The study formulated four null and alternate hypotheses, to be tested at 0.05 significance in the course of the study.  In the second part of… Read More