Agricultural Policies And Economic Growth In Nigeria

Project and Seminar Material for Agricultural Economics and Extension

Agricultural Policies And Economic Growth In Nigeria


This study assesses the impact of agricultural policies and development on economic growth in Nigeria. The data used in this study was collected from secondary data which covers about 33 years. Unit root, ordinary least square and co-integration estimating technique of data analysis was used in evaluating the secondary data. GDP was used as a proxy to economic growth, while interest rate, and government re-current and capital expenditure on agriculture were used as indicators of agricultural policies. From the findings; Re-current expenditure on agriculture and GDP are positively related, government capital expenditure on agriculture and interest rate and GDP was negatively related.

It was found that a negative relationship exist between agricultural policies and the economic growth in Nigeria. The findings also revealed that the sector still encounter some problems like poor formulation and implementation of policies. Therefore, the study recommends that it is imperative for the country to develop its agricultural sector through sufficient government spending in order to set-up its economic growth. It emphasizes the need to enlighten farmers, improve and provide infrastructures, accord a priority to the sector in budget allocation, enthrone adequate and appropriate extension services, among other measures laid by the government.

Table Of Contents

  • Title page i
  • Certification page ii
  • Dedication iii
  • Acknowledgement iv
  • Abstract v
  • Table of content

Chapter One

  • Introduction
  • 1.1 Background of Study
  • 1.2 Statement of Problem
  • 1.3 Objectives of Study
  • 1.4 Research Questions
  • 1.5 Justification of Study
  • 1.6 Scope of Study
  • 1.7 Organization of Study

Chapter Two

  • Literature And Theoretical Review
  • 2.0 Introduction
  • 2.1​ Conceptual Framework…
  • 2.1.1​ Agriculture and Economic Growth
  • 2.1.2​ Agricultural Policies and Programmes in Nigeria
  • 2.1.3​ Structural Adjustment Program
  • 2.1.4​ The National Agricultural Policy
  • 2.1.5​ National Economic and Empowerment Development Strategy
  • 2.1.6​ Challenges of Agricultural Policies and Programmes in Nigeria
  • 2.2 ​Theoretical Review…
  • 2.3​ Empirical Studies

Chapter Three

  • Research Methodology
  • 3.0​ Introduction
  • 3.1​ Sources and Methods of Data Collection
  • 3.2​ Theoretical Framework
  • 3.3​ Model Specification
  • 3.3.1​ Definition of Variables 3

List of Tables and Figures

  • Figure 1; Trend of Agricultural Development in Nigeria
  • Table 4.2.1; Augmented Dickey-Fuller Test
  • Table 4.3; Co-integration Table
  • Table 4.4.1; Regression Result
  • Table 4.6; Summary of Apriori Expectations

Agricultural Policies And Economic Growth In Nigeria

Project Material Download

3,000 Naira

The complete material will be sent to you in just 2 steps.

Quick & Simple…

Step One Purchase

Make payment of ₦3,000: through USSD Transfer, Bank Mobile App, ATM Transfer, or POS Transfer to:

Access Bank PlcAccount No.: 0811003731
Name: Samphina Academy
Account Type: Current

Or Click Here to pay with Debit Card

Click Here to pay with Debit Card ($15)
GHANA – Make Payment of 60 GHS to MTN MoMo, 0553978005, Douglas Osabutey 


Step Two Purchase

Send the following details through Text Message or WhatsApp Messenger | +234-8143831497

  • Payment Details 
  • Email Address 
  • Agricultural Policies And Economic Growth In Nigeria

The complete material will be sent to your email address after receiving your payment information | T & C Apply

  Contact Our Help Desk

You may also like:

⚠️ Need a different topic? Perform a quick search

Get A Complete Business Plan For Any Business In Nigeria

Business Plan for Businesses in Nigeria

  Business Plans in Nigeria


This research material “Agricultural Policies And Economic Growth In Nigeria” is for research purposes and should be used as a guide in developing your research project / seminar work. For no reason should you copy word for word (verbatim) as will not be liable for any who copied the material.

The aim of providing this material is to reduce the stress of moving from one school library to another all in the name of searching for research materials. This service is legal because, all institutions permit their students to read previous projects, books, articles or papers while developing their own works. According to Austin Kleon “All creative work builds on what came before”. is only providing this material “Agricultural Policies And Economic Growth In Nigeria” as a reference for your research. The paper should be used as a guide or framework for your own paper. The contents of this paper should be able to help you in generating new ideas and thoughts for your own research. Use it as a guidance purpose only.

Samphina Academy

Samphina Academy is an Online Educational Resource Center that is aimed at providing students with quality information and materials to aid them in succeeding in their academic pursuit.