1. Demand for Institutional Credit from the Nacrdb by Small Scale Farmers in Imo State, Nigeria.

J. S, Orebiyi; C.C, Eze; A, Henri-Ukoha; F.C, Akubude; S.J, Ibitoye

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2011, , Pages 83-87

  This study was designed to investigate the demand for institutional credit among small scale farmers in Imo State. A sample of 40 livestock and 50 food crop farmers were selected respectively using multistage random sampling technique. Data were collected with a well structured questionnaire administered ...  Read More

2. Gender and Net Farm Income of Cassava Farmers under Individual Land Tenure System in Abia State

A, Henri-Ukoha; J.S, Orebiyi; D.O, Ohajianya; U.C, Ibekwe; S.U.O, Onyeagocha; F.O, Nwosu; U.I, Nwaiwu

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2011, , Pages 47-54

  The study on gender and net farm income of cassava-based farmers under individual land tenure system was done in Abia State of Nigeria. The main objective was to determine the Net Farm Income (NFI) and the Benefit Cost Ratio (BCR) of the cassava farmers by gender vis-aviz their income levels as well ...  Read More

3. Combating Agricultural Child Labour for National Development: Implications for the Millenium Development Goals in Nigeria

G.N, Ben-Chendo; J. I, Lemchi; F.O, Nwosu; A, Henri-Ukoha; I.U, Nwaiwu

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2011, , Pages 61-66

  A simmering crisis in the Nigerian agriculture today involves labour and the crisis manifests itself in the degree of labour availability, labour demand and labour productivity. One of the major products of this crisis is the increased participation of children in paid, non-familiar agricultural jobs. ...  Read More

4. Comparative Analysis of Agricultural Credit Users and Non -Credit Users among Cassava Farmers in Ohafia Local Governmnet Area of Abia State, South East, Nigeria

A, Henri-Ukoha; J. S, Orebiyi; J. I, Lemchi; U. C, Ibekwe; S. U. O, Onyeagocha; G.N, Ben-chendo

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2011, , Pages 7-11

  The study was designed to investigate the comparative analysis of agricultural credit users and non-users among cassava farmers in Ohafia Local Government Area of Abia State. A sample of 50 credit users and 50 non-credit user cassava-based farmers were selected by multistage random sampling technique. ...  Read More