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MEASUREMENT OF TECHNICAL EFFICIENCY AND ITS DETERMINANTS AMONG INLAND VALLEY RICE FARMERS IN OHAFIA AGRICULTURAL ZONE OF ABIA STATE, NIGERIA
Iheke, O. R and Nwaru, J. C. Page 7

THE AGRICULTURAL CREDIT GUARANTEE SCHEME FUND (ACGSF) AND FOOD SECURITY IN NIGERIA (1990 – 2013)
Adofu I, Adejoh M. O and Mohammed, I.D Page 19

DETERMINANTS OF FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT (FDI) IN NIGERIA: AN INVESTIGATION THROUGH COINTEGRATION AND ERROR CORRECTION MODEL (ECM)
Akpihi, Linus Page 34

PROFITABILITY OF CASSAVA PRODUCTION IN KOGI STATE, NIGERIA
Audu, S. I. Page 49

EFFECT OF HUMAN CAPITAL INVESTMENT ON ECONOMIC GROWTH IN NIGERIA FROM 1983 TO 2013
Musa, N. Page 55

DETERMINANTS OF QUAIL EGGS CONSUMPTION IN KWARA STATE, NIGERIA
Ayinde, O.E., Ajibade, T.,Ojo, V., Ajibade, E.T.andOyeniyi, M.V. Page 65

INFLUENCE OF STAFF DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES ON TEACHERS’ PERFORMANCE IN KOGI STATE, NIGERIA Onje, S. O., Ibitoye, S. J. and Akor, O. page 78

FACTOR ANALYSIS OF CONSTRAINTS TO FARMERS’ LABOUR GROUPS FORMATION AND PRODUCTIVITY IN KOGI STATE, NIGERIA
Edoka, M. H; Enwelu, I.A;Olaolu, M.O; Ojih, J. T; Adah, O. Otajele, S. D, Ochimana, M. M and Okeme, S. Page 90

ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION: A PANACEA FOR POVERTY REDUCTION IN KOGI STATE, NIGERIA
Idoko C. U. and Agenyi E. Page 103

EFFECTS OF TACTILE DIAGRAMS ON THE ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT OF STUDENTS’ WITH VISUAL IMPAIRMENT IN AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE IN DEKINA LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA OF KOGI STATE, NIGERIA.
Daluba, N. E. and Omede, A. A. Page 117

SOCIO-ECONOMIC FACTORS INFLUENCING SUBJECTIVE WELL BEING (SWB) IN RURAL KOGI STATE, NIGERIA
Mohammed, I. A, Orifah, O. M. & Opaluwa, H. I. Page 127

EFFECT OF WATERLEAF (Talinum trianngulare) EXTRACT ON CARCASS CHARACTERISTICS AND ECONOMICS OF BROILER PRODUCTION
Sanda M.E., Oyewole B.O., Ukwuteno S.O. and Okolo, S.E. Page 140

THE EFFECTS OF DRIED WATERLEAF (Talinum triangulare) MEAL ON THE EGG QUALITIES AND ECONOMICS OF PRODUCTION LAYING HENS
Sanda M.E. Ukwuteno S.O. and Omeje A. Page 150

FORECASTING WHEAT PRODUCTION IN NIGERIA: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF GRAFTED POLYNOMIALS AND LINEAR FUNCTIONS.
Onuche, U., Ibitoye, S.J and Akor, A Page 161

EMBRACING BIOTECHNOLOGY IN NIGERIAN AGRICULTURE: ISSUES AND OPTION
Ojih, J.T, Edoka. M. H., Isiaka, M. and Okeme, S. Page 167

SUSTAINABILITY OF RURAL BANKING INSTITUTIONS AND FUNDING OF AGRICULTURE IN BENUE STATE, NIGERIA: 2012-2014
Ocholi, A. and Nyiatagher, Z.T. Page 175

WHAT DRIVES OFF-FARM SECTOR PARTICIPATION IN RURAL NIGERIA?
Ibrahim, M.K, Ukpong, I.G and Nnaji, A.P Page 188