OIL SPILL ASSESSMENT IN IJEODODO AREA OF LAGOS STATE, NIGERIA USING GEOSPATIAL TECHNIQUES

Abstract Oil spill negatively impacts man and his environment, thereby affecting human lives, animals and plants. The occurrence of it has increased in Nigeria specifically, Lagos State, bringing grave environmental and economic effects. Thus, this paper assessed the impact and vulnerability of oil spill posed in the study area and the possibility of a management […]

POTENTIALS OF TWO BIO-PESTICIDES IN THE CONTROL OF SOME FIELD INSECT PESTS OF BAMBARA GROUNDNUT IN ILORIN

Abstract A field experiment was carried out to determine the predominate order of insects associated with Bambara groundnut and to compare the efficacy of aqueous leaf extracts of Jatropha (Jatropha curcas) and lemon grass (Cymbopogon citratus), used as bio-pesticides in controlling some field insect pests of Bambara groundnut. The experiment was laid out in a […]

DETERMINANTS OF ADOPTION OF BIOSECURITY PRINCIPLES BY POULTRY FARMERS IN KWARA STATE, NIGERIA

Abstract The study assessed the determinant factors influencing the adoption of biosecurity principles by poultry farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria. The major objective was to determine poultry farmer awareness and adoption of various biosecurity principles. A multistage sampling technique was used to select the respondents. Data for the study were collected from 92 respondents, through […]