Extension and Economic
1. Input-Output Relationship in Cassava Production: Empirical Evidence among Cassava Farmers in Kogi State, Nigeria

Thankgod Ameh Akoh; Ufedo Shaibu; Habibat Usman

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 211-217

Abstract
  This study assessed the input and output relationship in cassava production in Kogi State, Nigeria. A multistage random sampling technique was used to select 120 cassava farmers for the study. The survey instrument was a structured questionnaire. Data were collected on farmers’ socioeconomic characteristics, ...  Read More

Agricultural Extension
2. Identifying the Influence of Livelihood Indicators on Social Participation among Rural Farmers in Eastern Kogi State, Nigeria

Mathew Edoka; Ufedo Shaibu

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 77-82

Abstract
  The study identified the influence of livelihood indicators on social participation among rural farmers in Eastern Kogi State, Nigeria. A total of 120 rural farmers were selected using a three-stage random sampling procedure. Questionnaire administration and structured interview schedule were used to ...  Read More

Agricultural Extension
3. Profitability Analysis and Constraints to Pepper (Capsicum Sp) Marketing in Ijumu Local Government Area, Kogi State, Nigeria

Ufedo Shaibu; Felix O. Oyibo; Stephen Ibitoye

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 109-114

Abstract
  The study analyzed the profitability and constraints to pepper marketing in Ijumu Local Government Area of Kogi State, Nigeria. A multi-stage random sampling technique was used to select 75 pepper marketers from the list of registered pepper marketers with the pepper marketing association in the study ...  Read More

Agricultural Extension
4. Assessment of the Effect of Rural Transportation Cost On Agricultural Productivity in Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State, Nigeria

Ufedo Shaibu; Felix Oyibo

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Spring 2017, , Pages 43-49

Abstract
  This study assessed the effect of rural-urban transportation on agricultural produce in Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State, Nigeria. Primary data obtained from 90 rural farming households were analysed using frequency count, Ordinary Least Square (OLS) regression analysis and mean score from a ...  Read More

Rural and Agricultural Sociology
5. Access and Utilization of Government Health Facilities by Rural Farm Households: Evidence from Kogi State, Nigeria.

Ufedo Shaibu; Mohammed Ibrahim

Volume 7, Issue 1 , Spring 2017, , Pages 11-17

Abstract
  The study analyzed farm households’ access and utilization of government health facilities in Kogi State, Nigeria. Specifically, it described the socioeconomic characteristics of farm households, determined the level of accessibility to health facilities by farm households, and determined the factors ...  Read More