1. Determinants of Frozen Fish Consumption by Households in Delta State, Nigeria

Theophilus Miebi Gbigbi

Volume 11, Issue 1 , Winter 2021

Abstract
  The research explored factors affecting the consumption of frozen fish in Delta State Nigeria. One hundred and 20 participants from 12 communities were randomly chosen. In order to obtain information from the respondents, a questionnaire was used. The findings indicate that 57.5% of those surveyed were ...  Read More

Extension and Economic
2. Impact of Microfinance on Smallholder Cassava and Rice Farms Productivity in Makurdi Metropolis, Benue State, Nigeria

Francis Ogebe; Ayuba Ali; Ishaaqa Olagunju

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 137-144

Abstract
  This study was undertaken to investigate the impact of microfinance on agricultural productivity by smallholder farmers in Makurdi Metropolis of Benue State, Nigeria. Data were randomly collected from 120 farmers consisting of 60 credit beneficiaries (CB) and 60 non-credit beneficiaries (NCB) by which ...  Read More

Rural and Agricultural Sociology
3. Factors Affecting the Rural Poverty and its Vulnerability

O. F Ogebe; M. A Adejo; P. A Burbuwa

Volume 10, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 71-79

Abstract
  The study assessed the determinants and vulnerability to rural poverty in Nigeria using 2018-2019 Nigerian Living Standards Survey data. Binary probit regression model was used to ascertain the determinants of poverty and probability of the household being vulnerable to poverty. Linear regression ...  Read More

Extension and Economic
4. Analysis of Income Determinants among Farm Households in Kaduna State, Nigeria

O M Ogah; F Ogebe; M Shehu

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 29-34

Abstract
  The study was conducted to analysed the income determinants among farm households in Kaduna state, Nigeria. One hundred and twenty (120) respondents were administered questionnaires selected using simple random sampling. Data were analysed using descriptive statistics like frequency distribution, percentages, ...  Read More

Rural and Agricultural Sociology
5. Determinants of Vulnerability to Poverty among Rice Farmers: A Case Study of Nasarawa Rice Hub, Nigeria

Babatunde Olanrewaju; Opeyemi Gbenga; Zubair Idris

Volume 9, Issue 1 , Winter 2019, , Pages 35-41

Abstract
  The study examined factors influencing rice farmers` vulnerability to poverty, identified coping strategies employed by farmers to manage livelihood shocks that predisposes them to poverty and determined the impact of poverty on rice production in Nasarawa state, Nigeria. The study was carried out in ...  Read More

6. Determinants of Box Hive Promotion and Financial Benefits in Selected District Of Ethiopia

Workneh Abebe; Ranjan S. Karippai; Ranjitha Puskur

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Summer 2011, , Pages 137-144

Abstract
  Though beekeeping is a common farming enterprise and income generating activity in Atsbi Wemberta district, and promotional efforts have been made to improve it, no systematic study has been undertaken to evaluate the promotional efforts and people’s response to it. The objectives of this study ...  Read More