Agriculture Financing: Its Problems and Prospect in Nigeria

Agriculture Financing: Its Problems and Prospect in Nigeria

Agriculture Financing: The three basic needs of the early man had  been identified as food shelter and dialing.  Amongst these foods is considered the most important hence the need to improve agriculture to enhance food production (ozetu C.N. 1984)
It is necessary of   this point to attempt a definition   of the term agriculture”
There is differing view of what can be included in the agricultural sector of a national economy.  All of their however see agriculture as a chnique    and different from other sectors. [Read more…]

The Functions of the Nigeria Agricultural Cooperation and Rural Development Bank

The Functions of the Nigeria Agricultural Cooperation and Rural Development Bank

Nigeria Agricultural Cooperation and Rural Development Bank (NACRDB) has been recognized as veritable instrument for socio-economic development and rural change in all sector of the economy. The bank was established as a development bank especially for credit delivery and loan administration to each sector of the Nigeria economy. The bank NACRDB was establish on developed bank especially on credit delivery on loan administration on each sector of the Nigeria economy most especially the agricultural sector as it is the major source of food and raw material supply in the economy. [Read more…]

Agricultural Co-Operative – A Means of Improving Agricultural Production

 Agricultural Co-Operative – A Means of Improving Agricultural Production

Importance of Improving Agriculture Productions – The purpose of improving agriculture production is quite imperative for the development of any nation.  This cannot be paid less attention because it is means of solving some of our economic problems today.  Many people had given a talk on this issue why agriculture production should be improved. According to Mr. Udo Nwaboghiogu in his leaflet printed to educate the public on co-operative titled “Co-operative Better Tomorrow.”  In the sixties, the Enugu state economy had a non-sectional dependency on agriculture as the main source for earning and the main source of employment for our teeming population.  In the seventies, we took one leap from this dependency on trade and white-collar jobs. [Read more…]

Improving Agriculture Production through Co-Operative Societies

Improving Agriculture Production through Co-Operative Societies

With regards to coverage of the study, the researcher reviewed some related literature, textbooks, journals and other materials that discussed the importance of improving agricultural production through co-operative societies. [Read more…]

Commercialization of Veterinary Extension Services in Nigeria:Prospects and Problems

Commercialization of Veterinary Extension Services in Nigeria:Prospects and Problems

Veterinary Extension Services -Veterinary Extension is an ongoing, non-formal educational process which occurs over a period of time and it leads to improve the living conditions of farmers and their family members by increasing the profitability of their livestock farming activities. [Read more…]