Rural Woman Education
1. Factors Associated with Women Farmers’ Level of Control in Farmer-Groups in Kwara State, Nigeria

Kemi Omotesho; Gbolagade Benjamin Adesiji; Adeniyi Felix Akinrinde; Oyindamola Eunice Aluko

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 167-174

  Women farmers’ low level of access to productive resources has hindered the realization of their full potential in agriculture. While membership of farmer-groups has been recognised as an avenue for farmers to harness their resources, women farmers often suffer discrimination in such groups ...  Read More

2. Constraints to Increasing Agricultural Production and Productivity among Women Farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa: Implications for Agricultural Transformation Agenda

Mary O. Agada; Evangeline N. Ajani

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2014, , Pages 143-150

  Agriculture is an important engine of growth and poverty reduction in much of Africa, Nigeria inclusive. But the sector is underperforming in part because women, who are often crucial resource in agriculture and rural economy, face constraints that reduce their productivity. An understanding of these ...  Read More

3. Effect of Women Led Self Help Group on Micro-Financing of Farms in Isuikwuato Local Government Area of Abia State, Nigeria

Anyiro C.O; Okonkwo K.N; Udah S.C

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2013, , Pages 229-234

  The study examined the effect of women led self help group on micro-financing of farms in Isuikwuato Local Government Area of Abia State, Nigeria. Purposive and multistage random sampling technique was employed for collecting data from one hundred and twenty (120) women farmers in women led self help ...  Read More

4. 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

5. Socio-Economic Evaluation of Cassava Production by Women Farmers in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria

Okereke, Chukwuma Odii

Volume 2, Issue 3 , Summer 2012, , Pages 129-136

  A research was conducted to evaluate cassava production by women farmers in Igbo-Eze North Local Government Area of Enugu State, Nigeria. One hundred and twenty smallholder female cassava farmers were selected using multi-stage sampling. Data were collected from the respondents using questionnaire and ...  Read More