Category: Agricultural Extension Project Topics

The Socio Economic Effects Of Grazing Reserve In NigeriaThe Socio Economic Effects Of Grazing Reserve In Nigeria

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1      BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY Right from time, Fulani herdsmen (pastoralists) and farmers in northern and southern Nigeria have been living symbiotically together in communities. But over time, the mutual relationship between the pastoralists and farmers deteriorated, leading to incessant conflicts over land for livestock and agricultural crops respectively. Though, these conflicts […]

IMPACT OF THE RURAL FINANCE INSTITUTION BUILDING PROGRAMME ON THE SOCIO ECONOMIC LIFE OF BENEFICIARIES IN ANAMBRA STATE NIGERIAIMPACT OF THE RURAL FINANCE INSTITUTION BUILDING PROGRAMME ON THE SOCIO ECONOMIC LIFE OF BENEFICIARIES IN ANAMBRA STATE NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The overall purpose of the study was to evaluate the impact of rural finance institution building programme on the socio-economic life of beneficiaries in Anambra State, Nigeria. Specifically, the study determined the food security status of the beneficiaries and non-beneficiaries; the impact of RUFIN on beneficiaries’ socio-economic life; ascertained the perceived problems of beneficiaries […]

STRATEGY FOR ENSURING FOOD SECURITY IN NIGERIASTRATEGY FOR ENSURING FOOD SECURITY IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The study identified strategies for ensuring food security in Taraba State. Specifically, the study was designed to identify the determinants of food security; examine the production patterns of food by farmers, identify the factors responsible for food insecurity: and determine the strategies of ensuring food security. The study was carried out in Taraba State […]

PARTICIPANT FARMERS’ ACCESSTOCOMPONENTS OF FADAMA III IN ANAMBRA STATE, NIGERIAPARTICIPANT FARMERS’ ACCESSTOCOMPONENTS OF FADAMA III IN ANAMBRA STATE, NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The study determined the participant farmers’ access to components of FadamaIII in Anambra State, Nigeria. Data was collected using a multistage sampling procedure. Anambra State has 21 LGAs, out of which 20 are participating in Fadama III. One FCA was selected from each participating LGA. Ten (10) FUGs was randomly selected from each of […]

FARMERS’PERCEPTION OF THE GROWTH ENHANCEMENT SUPPORT (GES) SCHEME IN KOGI STATE, NIGERIAFARMERS’PERCEPTION OF THE GROWTH ENHANCEMENT SUPPORT (GES) SCHEME IN KOGI STATE, NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The main objective of the study was to determine the farmers’ perception of Growth Enhancement Support (GES) scheme in Kogi State. A total 120 copies of the questionnaires were administered to the schemes’ participants purposively selected from 12 communities of six local government areas of the State. The local government areas are Lokoja, Kogi, […]

CONSTRAINTS TO ORGANISING AGRICULTURAL SHOWS IN NIGERIACONSTRAINTS TO ORGANISING AGRICULTURAL SHOWS IN NIGERIA

CONSTRAINTS TO ORGANISING AGRICULTURAL SHOWS IN BENUE STATE, NIGERIA Abstract The study assessed the constrains to organizing agricultural shows in Benue State, Nigeria. Specifically, it ascertained the roles of agencies involved in organsing agricultural shows; ascertained the procedures in organizing agricultural shows by the stakeholders; identified factors militating against the organization of agricultural shows; and […]

CHALLENGES IN ADMINISTERING THE CROSS RIVER STATE MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, NIGERIACHALLENGES IN ADMINISTERING THE CROSS RIVER STATE MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, NIGERIA

CHALLENGES IN ADMINISTERING THE CROSS RIVER STATE MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, NIGERIA   ABSTRACT The study was conducted to identify the challenges in administering the Cross River State Ministry of Agriculture, Nigeria. All the staff of the ministry constituted the population for the study. A proportionate sampling technique was used in selecting respondents, with twenty percent […]

IMPACT OF SWAMP RICE PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES AMONG FARMERSIMPACT OF SWAMP RICE PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGIES AMONG FARMERS

xi ABSTRACT   In spite of the use of available production technologies by swamp rice farmers, much of the world’s intensive food production is still on small land holdings. Although swamp rice contributes significantly to the food requirements of the population, its production is far below the national requirements. Hence this study was designed to […]