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- Otene, Victor Akwu; Okwu, Jacob Oto; Agene, Agada Jude
- Journal of agricultural & food information 2018 v.19 no.4 pp. 354-361
- Internet; agricultural extension; electricity; extension agents; farmers; income; local government; sampling; Nigeria
- ... This study assessed the use of Facebook by farmers and extension agents in Otukpo Local Government Area of Benue State, Nigeria. One Hundred respondents (80 farmers and 20 extension agents) were selected using purposive and random sampling techniques. Research findings revealed that most farmers (56.2%) reported a low level of use of Facebook, while 50% of extension agents made high use of Faceboo ...
- Badiru, Idris Olabode; Akpabio, Nsikakabasi
- Journal of agricultural & food information 2018 v.19 no.4 pp. 377-386
- farmers; finance; income; radio; Nigeria
- ... This study examined farmers' utilization of the Utom Inwang agricultural program on Atlantic 104.5 FM radio station. Data on listenership, utilization and constraints to utilization of information aired on the program were obtained from 150 randomly selected farmers. Although more of the respondents (53.3%) had a low listenership status, utilization of information was high (54.7%). Constraints to ...