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Farmers’ mobilisation of social capital for beneficial uptake of technological innovations in southwest Nigeria
(Inderscience Publishers, 2014-11-27)
Social capital has been identified as an important factor influencing successful uptake of technological innovations among small-scale, rural farmers in developing countries. This study draws on descriptive statistics and ...
Institutional barriers to successful innovations: perceptions of rural farmers and key stakeholders in southwest Nigeria
(Taylor and Francis, 2014-12-16)
Diffusion studies in sub-Saharan Africa have typically focused on the impact of traditional adoption factors on uptake of technological innovations. This study draws on semi-structured interviews of rural farmers and ...
Impact of cooperative membership on farmers' uptake of technological innovations in Southwest Nigeria
(Taylor and Francis, 2014-11-27)
The underutilization of agriculture in Nigeria with attendant low yield per hectare is generally attributed to lack of innovation to cope with the challenges of climate change and land degradation. In this study, using ...