Agricultural Extension
1. Smallholder Farmers’ Participation in Agricultural Training and Demonstration in Ethiopia: Implications for Inclusive Targeting by Agricultural Extension Services

Muluken Gezahegn Wordofa; Maria Sassi

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 139-146

  Small farms and smallholder farming systems play crucial roles in agricultural development in many developing countries. From the various rural development programs designed to support such farming systems, agricultural extension services are of at most importance. However, the benefit that farmers obtain ...  Read More

Agricultural Extension
2. Training Needs of Agricultural Extension Agents in Delta State, Nigeria

Ajieh P. C; Ulakpa J. E

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 65-70

  This study examined the training needs of agricultural extension agents in Delta State, Nigeria. A sample of 102 respondents was drawn from extension agents in the States’ Agricultural Development Programme (ADP), Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources (MANR) and the FADAMA Programme. Data ...  Read More

3. Women and Vegetable Production in Abra, Philippines: Benefits and Challenges

Evangeline P. Agres; Leo G. Inocencio; Alma C. Aguinaldo

Volume 3, Issue 2 , Summer 2013, , Pages 81-86

  There is limited literature on how to engage the rural women in agriculture and improve their contributions to household food security and income. This study aimed to contribute to literature on women engagement in agriculture through vegetable production using good agricultural practices. The empirical ...  Read More