APPLICATION OF GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM FOR FLOOD VULNERABILITY MAPPING ALONG IKPOBA RIVER BENIN CITY, NIGERIA

In different regions of Nigeria, floods have increased dramatically, affecting millions of people and inflicting huge economic damage. Flood disasters can be attributed to the unnecessary risks people take when they encroach on floodplains. Flood hazard maps are important to integrate geospatial and temporal data in the same computational environment that allows risk assessment, modeling […]

ANALYSIS OF SOYBEAN VALUE CHAIN IN BUNO BEDELE ZONE, SOUTH WESTERN ETHIOPIA

In Bunno Bedelle zone, soybean is a major cash crop which is mainly produced by smallholder farmers. The study was undertaken with the objective of mapping value chain actors, estimating share of actors’ margin, identify major constraints and opportunities and identifying market channel of soybean by smallholder farmers. Multi stage random sampling techniques were employed […]