Adoption of Soil Conservation Technologies among Farmers in the Upper East Region of Ghana
1. Adoption of Soil Conservation Technologies among Farmers in the Upper East Region of Ghana

Fariya Abubakari; Farida Abubakari; Victor Owusu

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 61-76

Abstract
  Soil erosion is one of the most important forms of land degradation that threatens continued and sustained agricultural production in Ghana. The most severely affected areas are the ...  Read More
Analysis of Entrepreneurial Behavior among Cassava Farmers in Ebonyi State, Nigeria
2. Analysis of Entrepreneurial Behavior among Cassava Farmers in Ebonyi State, Nigeria

Oko-Isu Anthony; Nwachukwu Ifeanyi Ndubuto; Oteh Ukeh Ogbonnaya; Njoku Maria Etomchi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 69-74

Abstract
  The study assessed the entrepreneurial behaviour of smallholder cassava farmers in Ebonyi State, Nigeria. Multistage sampling technique was employed in the selection of 108 cassava ...  Read More
Sustainable Information Exchange and Market Access: Use of Mobile Phone in the Marketing of Food Crops by Farming Households in Rural South East Nigeria
3. Sustainable Information Exchange and Market Access: Use of Mobile Phone in the Marketing of Food Crops by Farming Households in Rural South East Nigeria

Agwu N. M.; Obasi R. O.; Oteh O. U; Anuakpado P. A

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 75-81

Abstract
  The place of information in addressing market access and participation limitation, which hinders farmer’s welfare and poverty reduction efforts in many developing countries, cannot ...  Read More
Application of Information and Communication Technology for Dissemination of Agricultural Information among Farmers: Challenges and Opportunities
4. Application of Information and Communication Technology for Dissemination of Agricultural Information among Farmers: Challenges and Opportunities

Riti Thapar Kapoor

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 83-91

Abstract
  Agriculture is the backbone of India’s economy as two-third of the population live in rural areas and directly or indirectly depend on agriculture for their livelihood. India’s ...  Read More
Enhancing Farmer Productive Capacity: Case of Action Research Based Conservation Agriculture
5. Enhancing Farmer Productive Capacity: Case of Action Research Based Conservation Agriculture

Christopher Tafara Gadzirayi; Never Mafuse; Vincent Munyati

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 93-97

Abstract
  The study sought to explore approaches for co-creation of conservation agriculture (CA) knowledge amongst farmers, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), government and specialist researchers. ...  Read More
Studying Relationship between Socio-Cultural, Economical and Managerial Factors with the Participation Rate of Agricultural Cooperatives’ Members (Case Study, Shirvan Chardavol Township, Ilam Province, Iran)
6. Studying Relationship between Socio-Cultural, Economical and Managerial Factors with the Participation Rate of Agricultural Cooperatives’ Members (Case Study, Shirvan Chardavol Township, Ilam Province, Iran)

Mohammad Bagher Arayesh

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 99-104

Abstract
  The purpose of this research was studying relationship between socio- cultural, economical and managerial factors with the participation rate of agricultural cooperative's members in ...  Read More
Factor Affecting Rain-Water-Harvesting Technology Adoption and Farmers Practices against Drought and Water Shortage in Eastern Hararghe Low Land, Ethiopia
7. Factor Affecting Rain-Water-Harvesting Technology Adoption and Farmers Practices against Drought and Water Shortage in Eastern Hararghe Low Land, Ethiopia

Jafer Mume; Aman Kemal

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 105-114

Abstract
  Rain-water-harvesting is one of the means by which agricultural production can be increased to meet the growing food demands in all regions. The study indentified the factor affecting ...  Read More
Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) Compliance of Extension Personnel Inimo State Agricultural Extension Service Delivery System of Nigeria
8. Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) Compliance of Extension Personnel Inimo State Agricultural Extension Service Delivery System of Nigeria

Ibezim G. M. C; Osondu C. K

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, Pages 115-121

Abstract
  The purpose of the study was to examine compliance of extension personnel in Imo state agricultural extension service delivery system of Nigeria. A purposive and multi-stage random ...  Read More