publication . Part of book or chapter of book . Article . 2021

ADOPTION OF AGRICULTURAL TECHNOLOGIES BY FARMERS: A RURAL SOCIOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT PERSPECTIVE

PROFESSOR FRANKLIN EZIHO NLERUM;
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  • Published: 21 May 2021
  • Publisher: RIVERS STATE UNIVERSITY, PORT HARCOURT
Abstract
AN INAUGURAL LECTURE The title of this inaugural lecture was inspired by the fact that Nigerian agricultural research stations have developed and continue to develop efficient agricultural technologies that improve farmers' production. Many of these inventions are rotting away in research stations' shelves and data banks. As they are unaware that these technologies exist, farmers are unable to access them. Rural sociology and rural development practitioners, who are agricultural extension workers and are responsible for introducing new technology to farmers, are few to meet the needs of farmers in terms of knowledge dissemination and awareness building. This is ...
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free text keywords: Rural Sociology, Development, Farmers. Adoption, Agricultural Technologies, Rural Sociology, Development, Farmers. Adoption, Agricultural Technologies
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