Agricultural Extension
1. Determinants of Opportunity Recognition in the Pattern of Agricultural Tech Startups in Northern Provinces of Iran

Mohammad Okhli; Hossein Didehkhani; Mohammad Sharif Sharifzadeh; Seyed Mohammad Reza Hosseini

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, Pages 65-75

  Today, the role of start-ups in the new approach to the modern economy has received much attention. The purpose of this study was to present a model for identifying entrepreneurial opportunities for technology start-ups in agriculture in Northern Provinces of Iran. The statistical population consisted ...  Read More

Agricultural Extension
2. Identifying the Influence of Livelihood Indicators on Social Participation among Rural Farmers in Eastern Kogi State, Nigeria

Mathew Edoka; Ufedo Shaibu

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, Pages 77-82

  The study identified the influence of livelihood indicators on social participation among rural farmers in Eastern Kogi State, Nigeria. A total of 120 rural farmers were selected using a three-stage random sampling procedure. Questionnaire administration and structured interview schedule were used to ...  Read More

Extension and Economic
3. Resource Use Efficiency Andmisery of Sweet Potato Production Window into Financial Surplus for Households in Delta State, Nigeria

Theophilus Miebi Gbigbi

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, Pages 83-89

  This study was conceptualized to determine resource use efficiency and misery of sweet potato production window into financial surplus for farming households in Delta State, Nigeria. Multiple sampling technique was applied in picking the samples. One hundred and sixty (160) producers were erratically ...  Read More

Agricultural Extension
4. The Role of Training, Extension and Education Facilities on Production Efficiency of Rice Growers in Dinajpur District of Bangladesh

Md. Shajedur Rahaman; Sadika Haque; Md Abdur Rouf Sarkar; Mou Rani Sarker; Md Abu Bakr Siddique

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, Pages 91-98

  To meet the growing food demand of Bangladesh requires efficiently use of inputs and effectively manage of production practices at the farm level. Thus, the present study aims to measure the technical efficiency and establish core factors affecting boro and aman rice production in Bangladesh. The study ...  Read More

Management in Extension Systems
5. Identifying Effective Solutions in the Field of Environmental Protection (case study Naghadeh Township)

Babak Valizadegan; Solieman Rasouliazar; Loghman Rashiedpour

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, Pages 99-107

  This research was conducted with the mean goal of identifying environmental protection solutions in Naghadeh Township. The statistical population of this research included all employees of the Agricultural Jihad, Environment and Natural Resources Office (N=110). Karaghi and Morgan tables were used to ...  Read More

Agricultural Extension
6. Profitability Analysis and Constraints to Pepper (Capsicum Sp) Marketing in Ijumu Local Government Area, Kogi State, Nigeria

Ufedo Shaibu; Felix O. Oyibo; Stephen Ibitoye

Volume 9, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, Pages 109-114

  The study analyzed the profitability and constraints to pepper marketing in Ijumu Local Government Area of Kogi State, Nigeria. A multi-stage random sampling technique was used to select 75 pepper marketers from the list of registered pepper marketers with the pepper marketing association in the study ...  Read More