EVALUATION OF PARTICIPATORY POVERTY REDUCTION THROUGH WATER DELIVERY SUPPORT OF LOCAL EMPOWERMENT AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PROJECT IN RURAL SOUTHEAST NIGERIA

Post Views: 41      TABLE OF CONTENTS                           Page Title Page   –   –     –  –   –   –  –   –     –   –  –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –     –   –   –   –   –  i Certification –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –   –  …Read More

EVALUATION OF NONWOOD FOREST PRODUCTS TO FARM HOUSEHOLD INCOME AND FOOD SECURITY IN ENUGU STATE NIGERIA

Post Views: 44                                                                  ABSTRACT The study analyzed the contributions of plant and animal species of Non-Wood Forest Products (NWFPs) to farm household’s income and food security. Three agricultural zones, Nsukka zone, Enugu Ezike zone and Udi zone, were purposively selected for the study. One hundred and twenty (120) respondents were selected through multistage sampling…Read More

WOMEN LABOUR UTILIZATION IN CROP PRODUCTION IN ABIA STATE, NIGERIA

Post Views: 33 TABLE OF CONTENT Title Page        –  –           –           –           –           –           –           –           –           i Certification    –          –           –           –           –           –           –           –           ii Dedication      –           –             –           –           –           –           –           –           iii Acknowledgement      –           –   –           –           –           –           –           –           iv Table of contents        –           –    –           –           –          …Read More

TRENDS IN THE ACTIVITIES OF THE MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT ANAMBRA STATE, NIGERIA, 1991-2013

Post Views: 28 ABSTRACT This study evaluated the impact of the extension services of Green River Project (GRP) on fish farmers in Niger Delta, Nigeria. Specifically, it sought to ascertain fishery technologies received by GRP fish farmers; determine adoption of fish farming technologies by fish farmers; determine impact of extension services of GRP on socioeconomic…Read More

RURAL-URBAN INTERDEPENDENCE ON FUEL WOOD IN ANAMBRA STATE, NIGERIA

Post Views: 30 TABLE OF CONTENTS Title Page —   —         —         —         —         —         —         —         —         —         —         i Certification —                      —         —         —         —         —         —         —         —         ii Dedication — —         —         —         —         —         —         —         —         —         —       iii Acknowledgement —            —         —         —         —         —         —        iv Table of…Read More

RESOURCE USE EFFICIENCY AMONG FADAMA CROP FARMERS IN IBADAN/IBARAPA AGRICULTURAL ZONE OF OYO STATE, NIGERIA

Post Views: 61 TABLE OF CONTENTS Title page…………………………………………………………………………..             i Certification………………………………………………………………………..              ii Dedication…………………………………………………………………………….             iii Acknowledgements…………………………………………………………………             iv Table of contents……………………………………………………………………                        v List of tables……………………………………………………………………………..                        vi List of figures……………………………………………………………………..          vii Abstract……………………………………………………………………………………….          viii 1.0       CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION Background of the study…………………………………………………        1 Statement of the problem………………………………………….       4 Objective of the study……………………………………………………….        5 1.4       Hypotheses………………………………………………………………        5   1.5     Justification………………………………………………………………..        …Read More

RESOURCE PRODUCTIVITY IN ORNAMENTAL PLANTS PRODUCTION IN JOS METROPOLIS, NIGERIA

Post Views: 26 TABLE OF CONTENTS Page Title Page                                                                                                   i Certification                                                                                               ii Dedication                                                                                                 iii Acknowledgement                                                                                     iv Table of Contents                                                                                      vi List of Tables                                                                                             x Abstract                                                                                                     xii      CHAPTER ONE Introduction                                                                                    1 Background Information                                                                1 Problem Statement                                                                         4 Objectives of the Study                                                                    6 Research Hypotheses                                                                      6…Read More

POTENTIAL FOR PARTICIPATORY FOREST MANAGEMENT STRUCTURE IN COMMUNITY FORESTS CONSERVATION IN BAYELSA STATE, NIGERIA

Post Views: 32 TABLE OF CONTENTS Title Page                                                                                                                    i Certification                                                                                                                ii Dedication                                                                                                                  iii Acknowledgement                                                                                                      iv Table of Contents                                                                                                       v List of Tables                                                                                                              viii List of Acronyms                                                                                                        ix Abstract                                                                                                                      x  CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION                                                                    1 Background of Study                                                               1 Statement of the Problem                                                                       4 Objectives of the Study                                                                        6 Research Hypotheses                                                               7 Justification                                                                                      7…Read More

PERFORMANCE OF FOREST MANAGEMENT COMMITTEES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF FOREST WOOD TREES IN CROSS RIVER STATE

Post Views: 29                                                     TABLE OF CONTENTS          Title-  –  – –  –  –   –   –   –  –   –  –  –   –  –  –  –  –   –  –  –  –  —  –  –   –  –  –  –  –  –   –   –  – – i          Certification –  –   –  –  –  –  –  –  – …Read More

PATTERNS AND DETERMINANTS OF FRUIT AND VEGETABLE CONSUMPTION IN URBAN AND RURAL AREAS OF ENUGU STATE,NIGERIA.

Post Views: 33 ABSTRACT The main objective of this study was to evaluate the patterns and determinants of fruit and vegetable consumption in urban and rural areas of Enugu State, Nigeria. The study was articulated based on the fact that despite the relatively cheap and abundant sources of micro nutrients found in fruits and vegetables,…Read More

MARKET AGE, ENTERPRISE SIZE AND RELATIVE EFFICIENCY IN BROILER PRODUCTION IN IMO STATE OF NIGERIA

Post Views: 32 TABLE OF CONTENTS Title Page                                                                                                    i Certification                                                                                        ii Dedication                                                                                           iii Acknowledgement                                                                              iv Table of Content                                                                                  v List of Tables                                                                                     viii Abstract                                                                                                 x Chapter One:   INTRODUCTION                                                          1.1            Background Information                                                                 1 1.2            Problem Statement                                                                              6 1.3            Objectives of the Study                                                                      9 1.4            Hypotheses of the Study                                                                    9 1.5            Significance of the Study                                                           10 Chapter…Read More

INFLUENCE OF GENDER ON SUSTAINABLE MANAGEMENT OF FOREST RESOURCES IN ABIA STATE, NIGERIA

Post Views: 31 TABLE OF CONTENTS Title page                                                                                          i Certification                                                                                                 ii Dedication                                                                                                    iii Acknowledgement                                                                                               iv Table of Contents                                                                        v List of Tables                                                                                            ix List of Figures                                                                                          x Abstract CHAPTER ONE 1.0       INTRODUCTION                                                                                1 1.1       Background information                                                            1 1.2       Problem statement                                                                  5 1.3       Objectives of the study                                                8 1.4       Research hypothesis                                                           …Read More

INCOME, SAVINGS AND INVESTMENT PATTERNS OF SMALL-SCALE AGRO-BASED ENTREPRENEURS IN ANAMBRA STATE, NIGERIA

Post Views: 36 ABSTRACT The study examined income, savings and investment patterns of small-scale agro-based entrepreneurs in Anambra State. The study utilized primary data to achieve this objective. The data were collected through multi-stage random sampling technique from 160 respondents. These data were analyzed with descriptive statistics including 4-point Likert rating scale, and multiple regressions….Read More

IMPACT OF FERTILIZER POLICY ON CROP PRODUCTION IN NIGERIA

Post Views: 42 TABLE OF CONTENTS Dedication ————————————————————————– i Acknowledgement —————————————————————– ii Table of contents——————————————————————- iii List of tables———————————————————————— v Abstract—————————————————————————– vi CHAPTER ONE:    INTRODUCTION   1.1Background Information————————————————– —- 1 1.2 Problem Statement————————————————————- 4 1.3 Objective of the Study——————————————————— 5 1.4 Research Hypotheses———————————————————- 6 1.5 Justification—————————————————————- —- 6 CHAPTER TWO:  LITERATURE REVIEW 2.1 Fertilizer Procurement, Distribution…Read More

GROUNDNUT OIL PRODUCTION AND MARKETING IN KADUNA STATE, NIGERIA.

Post Views: 34                                                           ABSTRACT This study examined groundnut oil production and marketing in Kaduna State, Nigeria. The specific objectives were to: examine the socio economic factors that influenced the production of groundnut oil; examine the socioeconomic factors that influenced marketing of groundnut oil; describe gender roles in the production and marketing of groundnut oil…Read More