Agricultural Economics

Technical Efficiency And Its Determinants In Yam Production In Nasarawa State Of Nigeria

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The purpose of this study was to measure technical efficiency and its determinants among yam farmers in Nasarawa State using the stochastic frontier. However, the yam production system in...

71 pages (18533 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 3 days ago

Marketing Efficiency Of Poultry Egg In Umuahia South Local Goernment Area, Abia State

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The marketing of poultry egg is gradually becoming a big enterprise in Nigeria as it is currently providing employment to a number of households for sustenance of their livelihood and...

49 pages (7996 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 4 days ago

Strategies For Enhancing The Teaching Of Agricultural Science In Senior Secondary Schools In Ohafia Local Government Area Of Abia State

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It would appear that agricultural education at the senior secondary school level has hitherto failed to produce school leavers that have favourable attitudes towards agriculture. In an...

88 pages (16212 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 7 days ago

Vocational Competencies Required By Graduates Of Agricultural Education In Commercial Yam Production In Aguata Local Government Area Of Anambra State Nigeria

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79 pages (15585 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 7 days ago

Non- Farm Employment And Poverty Among Rural Farming Households In Ezinihitte Mbaise Local Government Area Of Imo State.

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 This study was designed to examine Non-farm employment and poverty among rural fanning households in EzinihitteMbaise Local Government Area. Specifically the socioeconomic...

59 pages (13495 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 7 days ago

Accessibility And Utilization Of ICT For Cassava Production Among Women In Agriculture (WIA) Of Ikwuano L.G.A Of Abia • State

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 This study focused on the Accessibility and Utilization of ICT for Cassava Production among Women in Agriculture of lkwuano LG.A of Abia State. Five research questions guided the...

78 pages (15351 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 7 days ago

Utilization Of Farm Facilities For Skill Acquisition Among Agricultural Science Students In Senior Secondary Schools In Abak Local Government Area Of Akwa Ibom State

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 The study was carried out to examine the extent of utilization of farm facilities for skill acquisition among agricultural science students in senior secondary schools in Abak Local...

86 pages (20511 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 17 days ago

Influence Of School Farm On The Learning Of Agricultural Science In Secondary Schools In Ikwuano Local Government Area Of Abia State

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The study was carried out to determine the "Influence of School Farm on the Leaming of Agricultural Science in Secondary Schools in lkwuano Local Government Area of Ahia State. Survey...

61 pages (13454 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 17 days ago

Marketing Performance Of Palm Oil In Obingwa Local Government Area Abia State, Nigeria

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The study examined the marketing performance of palm oil marketing in Obingwa Local Government Area of Abia State, Nigeria. A total of eighty (80) palm oil sellers were randomly selected...

58 pages (12017 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 22 days ago

Analysis Of Risk, Investment And Productivity Of Smallholder Arable Crop Agribusiness Entrepreneurs In Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria

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The study examined risk, investment and productivity of smallholder arable crop agribusiness entrepreneurs in Akwa-Ibom State, Nigeria. Objectives of the study were to examine the...

27 pages (42541 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Analysis Of Borrowing Decisions And Transaction Costs By Arable Crop Farm-Households In Akwa Ibom Sate, Nigeria

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The study specifically analyzed the factors that influence arable farm-households’ participation in microcredit market, level of access to microcredit and credit source selection in Akwa...

89 pages (29232 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Effects Of Selected Macroeconomic Variables On Agricultural Growth In Nigeria (1970-2018)

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This study analyzed the effects of selected macroeconomic variables on agricultural growth in Nigeria. The study covered the period (1970-2018). The study made use of secondary data...

1 page (48539 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Gender-Based Assessment Of Smallholder Farmers’ Credit Rationing, Worthiness And Distribution By Microfinance Banks In South-East Nigeria

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This study assessed smallholder farmers’ credit rationing, creditworthiness and distribution by microfinance banks in South-east Nigeria. Specifically, the study described the...

1 page (50582 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Gender Differentials In The Marketing Of Fish In Abia State, Nigeria

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The study analysed the gender differentials in the marketing of fish in Abia State. A multi-stage sampling procedure was employed to select the 120 respondents (comprising of 60 male and 60...

1 page (31453 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Effect Of Location On The Performance Of Cattle Marketers In Imo And Abia States, Nigeria

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This study assessed the effect of location on the performance of cattle marketers in Imo and Abia state, Nigeria. The specific objectives were to examine the socio-economic characteristics...

117 pages (27993 words) · Thesis · 1 month ago

Effect Of Growth Enhancement Support Scheme (Ges) On The Productivity And Market Participation Of Smallholder Cassava Based Farmers In Anambra State, Nigeria

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The study examined the effect of commercialization on productivity and welfare of small holder cassava farmers in Anambra State, Nigeria. A multi-stage sampling procedure was employed to...

1 page (35003 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Gender-Based Analysis Of Labour Utilization And Productivity Differentials In Rice Production In Enugu State, Nigeria

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The study is on gender-based analysis of labour utilization and productivity differentials in rice production in Enugu State, Nigeria. Multi-stage sampling technique was employed to select...

1 page (39157 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Adoption Of Improved Fish Production Technologies And Food Security Status Of Smallholder Fish Farmers In Rivers State, Nigeria

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The declining output and worsening food insecurity among rural fish farming households is of great concern to government and other developmental partners. This study analyzed the adoption...

1 page (29595 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Determinants Of Farmland Value And Productivity Of Food Crop Farmers In Imo State, Nigeria

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The study analyzed the determinants of farmland value and productivity of food crop farmers in Imo State, Nigeria. The specific objectives were to examine the socio-economic characteristics...

108 pages (25389 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Effect Of Selected Agricultural Financing Policies On Crop Production In Nigeria (1980-2016)

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The study analyzed the effect of selected agricultural financing policies on crop production in Nigeria from the period 1980- 2016. Specifically the study analyzed the trend in growth rates...

1 page (35894 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Determinants Of Farmers’ Attitude And Adoption Of Soil Degradation Preventive Measures In Abia State, Nigeria

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This study determined farmers’ attitude and adoption of soil degradation preventive measures in Abia state, Nigeria. The specific objectives of the study were to identify the causes of soil...

1 page (25666 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Efficiency And Welfare Of Smallholder Yam Farming Households In Benue State, Nigeria

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The study analyzed the efficiency and welfare of smallholder yam farming households in Benue State, Nigeria. Primary data were collected from 108 yam farming households selected using...

1 page (32950 words) · Thesis · 8 months ago

Evaluation Of Peri-Urban Tomato (Lycopersicon Esculeittum) Production In Kogi State, Nigeria: A Profit Function Approach.

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 The study examined the Pen-urban Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum) Production in Kogi State Using a Profit Function Approach. Specifically, it examine the socio economic profile of...

63 pages (12445 words) · Thesis · 11 months ago

Savings And Borrowing Behaviour Among Farm Households In Abia State, Nigeria

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 In this study, the Savings and Borrowing Behaviour among farm households in Abia State, Nigeria were evaluated. Specifically, the study determined the socio- economic characteristics...

110 pages (25367 words) · Thesis · 1 year ago

Effect Of Credit On Income Of Cassava-Based Crop Farmers: A Case Study Of The National Special Program For Food Security (Nspfs) In Abia State, Nigeria

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The low scale of production resulting to low output and low income of smallholder farmers has been related to credit provision suggesting that smallholder rural farmers do not fully enjoy...

92 pages (21351 words) · Projects / Dissertations · 1 year ago
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