Category: AGRIC SCIENCE

AN INVESTIGATION ON TRANSMISSION OF EBOLA VIRUS ON ANIMAL AND HUMAN

AN INVESTIGATION ON TRANSMISSION OF EBOLA VIRUS ON ANIMAL AND HUMAN CHAPTER ONE                                                   INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND INFORMATION Transboundary animal diseases may be defined as those epidemic diseases which are highly contagious or transmissible and have the potential for very rapid spread irrespective of national borders, causing serious socio economic and possible health consequences (FAO, 2004). […]

PROBLEMS AND PROSPECT OF TEACHING PRACTICAL ASPECT OF AGRICULTURE

PROBLEMS AND PROSPECT OF TEACHING PRACTICAL ASPECT OF AGRICULTURE CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of study Agriculture is the main stay of the economy of most countries the world over – providing food, employment, income, revenue, improving the countries’ balance of payment etc (Baffour-Awuah, 1987). In 1987, the World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED) drew […]

ROLE OF AGRICULTURE IN ECONOMIC GROWTH, DEVELOPMENT AND POVERTY REDUCTION IN NIGERIA

ROLE OF AGRICULTURE IN ECONOMIC GROWTH, DEVELOPMENT AND POVERTY REDUCTION IN NIGERIA Background of the Study The role of agriculture in economic growth and poverty reduction has become an issueof great concern in developed and developing countries. Nnadi (2005) stated that agriculture is indispensable in addressing economic growth and poverty reduction, which are the most […]

THE IMPACT OF GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE ON AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS IN NIGERIA 2015-2019

THE IMPACT OF GOVERNMENT EXPENDITURE ON AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS IN NIGERIA 2015-2019 CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION 1.1   Background of the study Agriculture as a sector is an instrumental factor for the development of the economy, as it sustains the livelihood of about 75 percent of the population, and according to World Bank estimates, increased at an annual […]