Agricultural Extension
1. Economic Analysis of Cooperative Societies and Agricultural Productivity in Rural Households in Delta State, Nigeria

Peter Emaziye

Volume 10, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, , Pages 145-148

  The primary objective of this research is to examine the contributions of co-operatives on rural household agricultural productivity. Multistage sampling was employed in the random selection of 120 co-operators and non-cooperators respectively. But only 115 co-operators and non-cooperators were utilized ...  Read More

Agricultural Extension
2. Factors’ Affecting the Motives of Rural Households’ Saving Behavior in North Bench District, Bench Maji Zone of Southern Ethiopia

A Gonosa; B Bargissa; K Tesfay

Volume 10, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 93-101

  A few studies conducted in Ethiopia about rural household’s saving behavior devoting much attention to macroeconomic data. Therefore, this paper examines both motives of rural household’s saving and factors affecting their saving behavior by using micro level data sets. Primary data were ...  Read More

Extension Planning
3. Perception, Adaptation Strategies and Challenges of Climate Change among Rural Households in Anyigba, Dekina Local Government Area Of Kogi State, Nigeria

Haruna Opaluwa; Opeyemi Gbenga; Nyamida Mercy

Volume 9, Issue 4 , Autumn 2019, , Pages 171-176

  Climate change is one of the most serious challenges confronting agriculture, particularly, in rural Nigeria. This study examined the perception, adaptation strategies and challenges of climate change among rural households in Kogi State, Nigeria. A two stage sampling techniques was used in the study. ...  Read More

4. Impact of Women Empowerment on Food Security among Rural Households in Kwara State, Nigeria

Azeez Muhammad-Lawal; Kemi Funmilayo Omotesho; Oluwaremilekun Jimoh; Nimat M Abdulraheem; Lvie Loreta Olaghere

Volume 8, Issue 4 , Autumn 2018, , Pages 221-230

  The study investigated the impact of women empowerment on food security in Kwara State, Nigeria. Specifically, the study assessed the levels of food security and women empowerment in the study area as well as examined the relationship between both. Also, constraints on women empowerment in the study ...  Read More

5. Determinants of Poverty among Rural Households in South Western States, Nigeria

Olubunmi Lawrence Balogun

Volume 1, Issue 3 , Summer 2011, , Pages 99-104

  Nigeria represents one of the paradoxes of development in which case the nation is rich but her people are poor. This study examines the rate of poverty among rural households in South western, Nigeria. A random multistage sampling was employed for the study. Ekiti and Osun states were randomly selected ...  Read More