Agricultural Science

Most Profitable Agricultural Business Ideas You Can Start In Nigeria 2020

TOP 5 Profitable Agricultural Business Ideas You Can Start In Nigeria Today As a matter of fact, The fall in the international price of crude oil has made the Nigerian economy a mess. As companies continue to downsize and cut salaries, the country itself is moving towards other revenue streams. It’s a no-brainer that agriculture is the …

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BASIC PHILOSOPHY AND PRINCIPLES OF AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION

This post will introduce you to the basic philosophy and principles behind agricultural extension work. It is a continuation of what we already looked at and will help you to improve on your understanding of agricultural extension. Thus after studying this unit, certain things will be required of you.  At the end of this post, …

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HISTORY OF AGRICULTURAL EXTENSION IN THE WORLD AND IN NIGERIA

After reading this post, you should be able to answer the following questions: What is extension education? List the main facets of agricultural extension. How was extension activities carried out during the pre-colonial era in Nigeria? List six (6) government organized extension programmes in Nigeria. Explain the history of agricultural extension in the world. Discuss …

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A comprehensive note on agricultural classification of plants

In Agricultural practice plants are classified according to their uses as follows : Cereal Plant :These are plants rich in carbohydrate they contain low level of protein. Their fruits are one seed small low level of protein.  Their fruits are one seed and small. They are known as grains examples are maize, rice, wheat, barley, …

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