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Food insecurity has remained topical in Nigeria and this got exacerbated by the incidence of COVID-19. More than 60% households are threatened by food insecurity {Ibukun & Adebayo, 2020}. The poultry sector is crucial; it plays a dual role of reducing food insecurity and employment generation along with its high acceptance across many religious, cultural...

INTERVIEW SESSION WITH PROF. ADEGBENGA EMMANUEL ADEKOYA Adetola: Can we meet you, sir? Prof. Adekoya: I am Adegbenga Emmanuel Adekoya, a lecturer in the Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, a professor and someone who is passionate about policy community development and agricultural extension. Adetola: Okay. Thank you, Professor Adekoya. You have been working on policies and...

UNMASKING MARKETING DYNAMICS – A CASE STUDY OF YAM SELLERS IN BODIJA MARKET, OYO STATE-NIGERIA   As part of the mandate of the Innovation Lab for Policy Leadership in Agriculture & Food Security (PiLAF), a team of researchers visited Bodija market, one of the largest foodstuff markets in southwest Nigeria, with the aim of understanding the...

MAPUTO AND MALABO DECLARATION VERSUS POLICY IMPLEMENTATION IN NIGERIA Agriculture is the mainstay of several economies as it provides employment and source of livelihood for many. It has over time contributed significantly to the GDP of different nations and remains a potent tool for national development. Considering the vital role of agriculture in combating hunger and...