Agricultural Economics Final Year Project Research Topics

Agricultural Economics Project Topic: Project topics in agricultural economics can be very tactical since it combines ideas from both agriculture and economics. Choosing agricultural economics project topics for undergraduate research is not like fulfilling your academic requirements alone; undergraduates have to view such research in agricultural economics as a means of solving economic problems through agriculture. Agricultural economics project topics can be derived from considering some principles of economics that can work in the agricultural sector as well the economic issues that agriculture can solve. Other agricultural economics project topic can also be derived from product, exchange, distribution and consumption of agricultural products. Research has been the bases on which economic principles are developed; the same is obtainable in agriculture.

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EFFECTIVENESS OF THE USE OF LOCAL SANCTIONS BY SMALLHOLDER FARMERS IN AGRICULTURAL LOAN RECOVERY UNDER THE COMMUNITY BANKING SYSTEM IN ENUGU STATE,...

ABSTRACT Distress problems in .Nigerian financial institutions resulted into their liquidation. Prior to the distress syndrome, many financial institutions could not respond very effectively to the needs of small holder farmers in Nigeria. However, empirical evidence shows that debt recovery is one major constraint of most financial institutions. It was in view of the identified problem that a res... Continue Reading »

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A COMPARATIVE PROFITABILITY ANALYSIS OF BROILER PRODUCTION SYSTEMS IN URBAN AREAS OF EDO STATE, NIGERIA

ABSTRACTBroiler production is carried out under different production systems and different production systems imply variations in cost of inputs andreturns. This study looked at the cost implications of raising broilers under different production systems as well as constraints faced by the farmers. Thestudy was conducted in Edo State of Nigeria. The data used in the study were obtained from a cros... Continue Reading »

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MANAGEMENT OF RISK IN AGRICULTURAL FINANCING (A CASE STUDY OF NIGERIA AGRICULTURAL AND COMMERCE BANK PLC, ENUGU BRANCH)

CHAPTER ONE 1. INTRODUCTION1.1 BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY Agriculture has been the main stay of Nigerian economy before the Nigeria independence until the era of oil boom. Statistics show that in 1963/64 agriculture provided about 50% of the Gross National Product (GNP) and 88% of the country’s basic foreign exchange earner of crops like palm oil, palm kernels, cocoa, cotton, groundnut, cereal,... Continue Reading »

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EFFECTS OF OIL EXPLOITATION ON THE EFFICIENCY OF ARTISANAL FISHING HOUSEHOLDS IN THE NIGER DELTA REGION, NIGERIA

ABSTRACT This study presents the empirical analysis of the effects of oil exploitation on the efficiency of artisanal fishing households in the Niger Delta region, Nigeria. The selection of respondents was multi staged and involved purposive sampling as well as random sampling methods. A structured questionnaire and interview schedule were used to elicit information from a randomly selected sample... Continue Reading »

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AN ASSESSMENT OF ADAPTATION STRATEGIES TO CLIMATE CHANGE AMONG SMALLHOLDER CROP FARMERS IN ENUGU STATE, NIGERIA

ABSTRACT This study was conceived in regard to the empirical reality that farming in Enugu State, as it applies to all parts of Southeastern Nigeria, is constrained by the adverse effects of climate change. It was therefore, considered necessary to conduct an assessment of smallholder farmers’ awareness to climate change, their adaptation strategies, the associated costs and returns, underpi... Continue Reading »

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THE ADVERSE EFFECT OF FUEL SCARCITY ON FARM PRODUCE

Abstract Everybody appreciates the fact that when motorists pay more for fuel, the transport fare increases. This has been the case even when the increase is only marginal. In the particular case where the cost of fuel is expected to double, the increase in transport fare will be astronomical. This will in turn affect everything else – school fees, house rent, just name it. Therefore, this s... Continue Reading »

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IMPACT OF AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT ON NIGERIAN ECONOMY

Abstract Agriculture is a panacea for economic growth (Myrdal, 1897). The battle for long run economic growth is either won or lost in the agricultural sector. However, how this path births economic prosperity has been the subject of debates among economist and development scholars. This study empirically examines the impact of agricultural sector on the economic growth of Nigeria, using time seri... Continue Reading »

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THE ROLE OF FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS IN DEVELOPMENT OF AGRICULTURE IN NIGERIA

CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION BACKGROUND TO THE STUDY Nigeria is endowed with natural resources, large fertile farmland, wide range of crops, and river amongst others. Despite its abundant natural resources it is faced worth a poor food situation. The poor food situation is traceable to the decline in the agricultural sector. The problem of feeding and provision of natural resources is increasing by th... Continue Reading »

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ECONOMIC ASSESSMENT OF THE NATIONAL FADAMA DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME IN KANO STATE: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF BENEFICIARIES AND NON-BENEFICIARIES

ABSTRACT Fadama farming has contributed significantly to Nigeria’s agriculture in particular and the country in general, but the contributions have remained largely unmeasured. As a result, this study examined the influence of the National Fadama Development Project on Fadama farmers in Kano State. Primary and secondary data were sought. A set of questionnaires was developed and information ... Continue Reading »

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DETERMINATION OF THE INTEGRATION OF RICE MARKETS IN ENUGU STATE, NIGERIA

ABSTRACT This study was designed to determine the integration of rice markets in Enugu state. Factors considered include: socio economic characteristics, existing market structure and channels, integration of rice markets, structural factors that affect the integration of rice markets and the problems affecting rice traders in the state. Forty wholesalers and forty retailers were selected for the ... Continue Reading »

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PROBLEMS AND PROSPECTS OF LENDING TO SMALL SCALE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCERS IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The research work on “The Problems and Prospects of Lending to Small Scale Agricultural Producers in Nigeria. For the research work to be adequately understood, the researcher introduced the subject matter highlighting the statement of general problem. This project also touched on the research objectives, scope of study and significance of the study, the research went further to rev... Continue Reading »

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EVALUATION OF NON-WOOD FOREST PRODUCTS (NWFPS) TO FARM HOUSEHOLD’S INCOME AND FOOD SECURITY IN ENUGU STATE, NIGERIA

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 technique. Descriptive statistics, and Probi... Continue Reading »

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ANALYSIS OF THE IMPACT OF THE ADOPTION OF EARLY MAIZE TECHNOLOGY ON PRODUCTIVITY AND FOOD SECURITY STATUS OF THE FARMERS IN GWAGWALADA AND KUJE AREA C...

ABSTRACT The study examined the impact of the adoption of early maize technology on productivity and food security status of farmers in Gwagwalada and Kuje area council of FCT Abuja. The study examined the rate of adoption of early maize varieties, determine the economic efficiency of the farmers that adopted early maize varieties in the study area, determine the factors that influence adoption of... Continue Reading »

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PERFORMANCE OF SESAME MARKETING SYSTEM IN NASARAWA STATE, NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The study assessed the performance of sesame marketing system and the qualitative and quantitative impact of social capital. For primary data, the sampling procedure involved a systematic random selection of 120 sesame farmers, 40 wholesalers, and 60 retailers of the produce after determining the sampling frame. The farmers were proportionately drawn from the main and minor producing area... Continue Reading »

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COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF TECHNICAL EFFICIENCIES OF BROILER AND EGG PRODUCTION ENTERPRISES IN BAYELSA STATE, NIGERIA

ABSTRACT The study comparatively analysed the technical efficiencies of broiler and egg production enterprises in Bayelsa State, Nigeria. A multistage random sampling technique was used to select 108 broiler and 108 layer farmers. The data collected was analysed using descriptive statistics, stochastic frontier production function; gross margin analysis and likert scale rating techniques. The resu... Continue Reading »

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THE AGRICULTURAL SECTOR AS THE KEY TO THE DIVERSIFICATION OF THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY FOR SUSTANABLE DEVELOPMENT

ABSTRACT With the recent and continued fluctuations in the international price of crude oil, lack of diversification of the Nigerian economy has led to economic downturn which has impacted negatively in the life of an average Nigerian. This study is therefore focused on examining the agricultural sector as the key to diversification of the Nigerian economy away from oil so as to bring about sustai... Continue Reading »

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

ABSTRACT The study investigated the resource use efficiency among Fadama crop farmers in Ibadan Ibarapa agricultural zone of Oyo state, Nigeria. Data were collected from 120 respondents who were randomly selected and interviewed using both interview schedule and questionnaire. The data collected were presented using percentage and means. The findings o revealed that there was no significant differ... Continue Reading »

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THE IMPACT OF AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT ON THE NIGERIAN ECONOMY

CHAPTER ONE 1.1 General introduction One of the important objectives of macroeconomic policy in has been the rapid economic growth of an economy. Economic growth is defined as “the process whereby the real per capita income of a country over a long period of time.” Economic growth is measured by the increase in the amount of goods and services produced in a country. A growing economy p... Continue Reading »

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EFFECT OF TOTAL REPLACEMENT OF FISHMEAL WITH POULTRY HATCHERY WASTE MEAL IN THE DIET OF AFRICAN CATFISH (CLARIAS GARIEPINUS) FINGERLINGS

ABSTRACT This study examined the total replacement of fishmeal (FM) with poultry hatchery waste meal (PHWM) in practical diets for African catfish (Clarias gariepinus). Five iso nitrogenous diets containing levels Diet1, 0% (control); Diet 2, 25%; Diet 3, 50%; Diet 4, 75% and Diet 5, 100% of PHWM as a replacement for FM were fed to three replicate groups of African catfish with an initial weight o... Continue Reading »

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EFFECT OF WEATHER VARIABILITY ON ARABLE CROP INSURANCE IN OYO STATE, NIGERIA.

ABSTRACT climate change. Agricultural insurance is seen as one of the best strategies to address farm risks and encourage the affected farmers to get back to business and achieve better and quality yields. This study assessed the effect of climate change on crop insurance payout method of the Nigerian Agricultural Insurance Corporation (NAIC). The framework used in this study consists of crop yiel... Continue Reading »

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