Dr. ADESIJI GBOLAGADE BENJAMIN

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Agricultural Extension and Rural Development

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PUBLICATIONS

Journal Articles in Print

Home Based Publications

  1. Adesiji G.B. (2006): Competency Needed by Village Extension Agent of Osun State Agricultural Development Programme, Nigeria. Agrosearch Journal. 8(1); 93- 101, Published by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin. Available online at http:/www.ajol.info/journalindex.php?jid=315&ab=AGROSH  
  2. Matanmi B.M, Adesiji G.B. & Awojobi Y.O (2007): Potentials of Community Development Associations’ Participation in Community Development in Offa     Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria. Centre Point. A Journal of    Intellectual Scientific and Cultural Interest. 14 (1&2); 94-100, Published by Library and Publications Committee, University Of Ilorin, Nigeria.
  3. Matanmi, B.M., Adesiji, G.B., Olasheinde, E.M. & Oladipo, F.O.  (2010): Assessment of Usage of upgraded indigenous Shea butter processing technology by Women Processors in Kwara State, Nigeria. Agrosearch Journal. 11(1&2); 19-30,         Published by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin. Available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/agrosh.v11i1.3 
  4. Omotesho, O.A., Adisa R.S., Fakayode, S.B, Adesiji G.B. & Oladipo, F.O. (2011): Perception of Commercialization of Agricultural Extension Service among Farming Household Heads in Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural         Research and Development. 10(1); 81-99, Published by Faculty of Agriculture, University of   Published by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin.    Available online at: http://www.ajol.info/index.php/jard/article/view/74030
  5. Adesiji, G.B., Omotesho, K.F, Bolarin, O. & Balogun, K.S (2012): Assessment of Training Needs of Cashew Farmers in Owan East Local Government Area Of Edo State, Nigeria. Agrosearch Journal. 12(2); 183-194, Published by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin. Available online at: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/agrosh.v12i2.6
  6. Adesiji B., Matanmi, B.M., Bolarin, O., Adekanye, A.P. & Obaniyi, K.S. (2013): Relationship between Students’ Variables and Their Attitudes to Taking Career in Agriculture: A Case Study of the Faculty of Agriculture of University of Ilorin, Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Research and Development. 12(1); 1-10. Published by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ilorin. Available online at: https://www.ajol.info/index.php/jard/article/view/103540
  7. Omotesho, K.F, Adesiji, G.B. & Animashaun, J.O. (2014). Analysis of perception of Agricultural Extension officers on commercialization of Jatropha in Kwara State, Nigeria. International Journal of Phytofuels and Allied Sciences. 3(1); 20-34, Published by Society for the conservation of Phytofuels and Allied Sciences, University of Ilorin. Available online at http://phytofuelsciences.com
  8. Adesiji, G.B., Komolafe, S.E., Ifabiyi, J.O., Ajibola, B.O. & Animashaun, J.O. (2015): The Perception of Agricultural Extension Agents on Job Motivation in Kwara State Nigeria. Agrosearch Journal. 15(1); 117-125, Published by Faculty of     Agriculture, University of Ilorin. Available online at         http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/agrosh.v15i1.8

National Publications

  1. Akinsorotan, A.O. & Adesiji, G.B. (2001): Analysis of Motivational Factors on Job Performance of VEAs in OYADP Journal of Advanced Studies in Educational Management. 1 (1); 135-141, Published by Department of Educational Management, University of Ibadan.
  2. Adesiji, Y.O, Adesiji, G.B. & Fagbami, A.H (2005): Brucellosis: Knowledge Attitude and Practices Among Occupationally Exposed Individuals in Osun State, Nigeria. Science Focus – An International Journal of Biological and Physical Sciences. 10 (1), 38-41, Published by Ladoke Akintola University of Technology,   Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria. Available online at             http://www.sciencefocusngr.org/?page id=1248
  3. Adesiji G.B. (2006): Training Needs of Extension Agents in Agricultural Development Programmes of Selected States of South Western Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Extension. 9: 31-37, Published by Agricultural Extension Society of        Nigeria (AESON). Available online at http://journal.aesonnigeria.org/index.php/jae/article/view/239
  4. Adekunle, O.A, Adisa, R.S. & Adesiji, G.B. (2007): Farming And Schooling Among Rural Children In Patigi Local Government Area of Kwara State,Nigeria:   Implications For Development. Journal of the National Research and    Development Network of Children and Youth in Agriculture Programme     (CYIAP), 2(1): 78-90, Published by National Association of the Research and             Development Network of Children and Youth in Agriculture Programme in           Nigeria (CYIAP).
  5. Omokore D.F., Adesiji, G.B. & Aliyu, A. (2008): Rural Females’ Perception of HIV/AIDS in Selected Communities of Kwara States, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Rural Sociology. 8(1); 102-107 Published by Nigerian Rural Sociological Association.
  6. Matanmi B.M, Adesiji G.B. & Omokore D.F. (2008): Needs for Privatization of Agricultural Extension Services in Nigeria. Journal of Global Approaches to Extension Practice. 4(2); 61-64. Published by Department of Agricultural Extension. Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria. Available online at http:/ajol.info/index.php/gaep/article/view/43319
  7. Matanmi, B.M., Adesiji, G.B. & Adegoke, M.A. (2008): An Analysis of Activities Of Bee Hunters and Beekeepers in Oyo State, Nigeria. African Journal Of Livestock Extension. 6: 7-11, Published by Faculty of Agriculture & Forestry, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ajlex/article/view/50080
  8. Adesiji, G.B., Ogunlade, I, Bolarin, O., Adisa, R.S, Adefalu, L.L & Raji, M.K. (2009): Indigenous Methods of Controlling Pests among Rice Farmers in Patigi Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria. Global Approaches to Extension    Practice Journal. 5(2); 21-28, Published by Department of Agricultural Extension, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria. Available online at https://www.ajol.info/index.php/gaep/article/view/53733.
  9. Adesiji, G.B., Bolarin, O, Obaniyi, K.S. & Uyanwa, F.A. (2009): Factors Influencing Adult Learners Participation In Literacy Programmes In Atiba Local        Government Area Of Oyo State, Nigeria. Journal of Researches in Agricultural Sciences. 2 (1&2); 75-81, Published by Faculty of Agricultural Science,          University of Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria.
  10. Akinsorotan, A.O. & Adesiji, G.B. (2009): Perception of College of Agriculture Students on the Adequacy of Training for Self Employment in Agriculture in South-Western Nigeria. Science Focus – An International Journal of Biological and          Physical Sciences. 14 (2); 238-246, Published by Ladoke Akintola University of           Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria. Available online at http://www.sciencefocusngr.org/?page _id=2220
  11. Oladipo, F.O., Kareem, O.W, Adefalu, L.L. & Adesiji, G.B. (2009): Perception of Leadership Effectiveness of Zonal Extension Officer by the Extension Agents in Kwara  State, Journal of Researches in Agricultural Sciences. 2(1&2); 35-43, Published by Faculty of Agricultural Science, University of Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria
  12. Adesiji G.B., Yusuf, H.E. & Nana, O.B. (2011): Assessment of Adult Literacy Facilitators In Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Rural Economy and Society. 6: 6-11, Published by Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.
  13. Adesiji, G.B., Olagunju, F.I., Oladipo, F.O. & Bello, O.G. (2011): Rural Women’s Response to Selected Cassava Production Technologies in Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Agriculture,      Food and Environment. 7(1); 49-52, Published by Faculty of Agriculture,     University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Available online at http://www.njafe.org/archive2011V7N1N.html
  14. Matanmi, B.M., Adesiji, G.B., Talabi, O.O., Omokore, D.F. & Abdull-Wahab, A (2011): Usage Strategies for Mitigating the Effect of Hiv/Aids on Affected Farm Households in Gwer L.G.A of Benue State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of    Agriculture, Food and Environment. 7(1):42-48, Published by Faculty of          Agriculture, University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria. Available online          at http://www.njafe.org/archive2011V7N1N.html
  15. Matanmi, B.M, Omotesho, K.F., Adesiji, G.B., Akangbe, J.A., Obaniyi, K.S & Adeyemi, O.A. (2011): Crop Farmers’ Perceptions and Adaptation to Climate Change in Yagba West LGA, Kogi State, Nigeria. Journal of Rural Economy and Society. 6: 69-73, Published by Department of Agricultural Economic and Rural Sociology, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.
  16. Adesiji, G.B., Matanmi, M, Falola, A. & Ahmed, T.A. (2011): Effects of Credit Utilization On Youth Farmers’ Rice Output In Patigi Local Government Area Of Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture and Social Research (JASR). 11(2): 1-8, Published by Department of Agricultural Economics & Extension,        University of Port-Harcourt, Port-Harcourt, Nigeria. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/journals/jasr
  17. Matanmi, B.M., Adesiji, G.B., Owawusi, W.O. & Oladipo, F.O. (2011): Perceived Factors Limiting Rice Production In Patigi Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria: Journal of Agriculture and Social Research (JASR). 11(2); 40-      45, Published by Department of Agricultural Economics & Extension, University of Port-Harcourt, Port-Harcourt, Nigeria. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/journals/jasr
  18. Adesiji, G.B., Omokore, D.F. & Musa, M.O. (2011): Assessment of Global Environmental Facility on Fadama II Users in Irepodun Local Government Area, Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Rural Economy and Society. 6: 43-50,        Published by Department of Agricultural Economic and Rural Sociology, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria.
  19. Akangbe, J.A., Asiyanbi, A.O, Matanmi, B.M, Adesiji, G.B. & Oladipo, F.O. (2012): Effects of Physical Environmental Factors on Health Status of Small Scale Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Agriculture, Food and Environment. 8(1); 22-26. Published by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.
  20. Adesiji, G.B. & Babalola, F.D. (2012): Sacred Forests: Indigenous Knowledge and Cultural Beliefs for Conservation of Forests in Ifo Local Government Area of Ogun State, Nigeria. African Journal of Sustainable Development. 2(1): 117-      Published by Centre for Sustainable Development, University of Ibadan. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ajsd/article/view/93518
  21. Adesiji, G.B., Kehinde, F.B. & Omotesho, K.F. (2013): Women Farmers’ Attitudes Towards Extension Services Rendered in South-western Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Rural Extension and Development. 7(1):23-28. Published by Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, University of Ibadan.
  22. Aderinoye-Abdulwahab, S.A., Alwajud-Adewusi, M.B., Adefalu, L.L, Chimgonda Nkhoma, J., Oladipo, F.O. & Adesiji, G.B. (2014): Effectiveness of Extension Services Delivery to Pastoralist Women: A Challenge for Extension Education Practice in Nigeria. Equity Journal of Science and Technology. 2(1); 66-73, An       Official Publication of Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Ailero     Available online at http://www.equijost.net/
  23. Daudu, A.K, Adesiji, G.B, Matanmi, B.M., Olorunfemi, O.D. & Agbana, O. (2015): Awareness of Climate Change and Indigenous Coping Strategies of Women Crop Farmers in Kogi State, Nigeria. Journal of Agro-Science. 13(1): 1-7.Published by of Crop Science, University of Nigeria. Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/as/article/view/118563
  24. Adesiji G.B., Matanmi, B.M, Daudu, A.K, Adesiji, Y.O, Bolarin, O. & Okon J.A (2015): Knowledge of Poultry Diseases, Biosecurity and Husbandry Practices among Poultry Farmers in Minna Metropolis, Niger State, Nigeria. Journal of Scientific        Reports and Developmental Issues. 7:1-14, Published by Department of Agriculture Economics and Extension, University of Port-Harcourt, Port-Harcourt.
  25. Adesiji, G.B., Tyabo, I.S, Ibrahim, M., Muhammad, H.U, Olatinwo, L.K. & Kehinde, F.B. (2015): Assessment of Benefits of Participation of Rural Women in in Cooperative Societies in Shiroro Area of Niger State. Journal of Scientific Reports and Developmental Issues. 7: 26-35, Published by Department of Agriculture Economics and Extension, University of Port-Harcourt, Port-Harcourt.
  26. Muhammad, H.U., Adesiji, G. B., Tyabo, I. S. Muhammad, Y. & Abdulazeez, R. (2016): Assessment of the Role of Rural Women in Small Scale Fresh Fish Processing in Katcha Local Government Area, Niger State, Nigeria. Taraba Journal of          Agricultural Research (TAJAR). 4(1); 18-25, Publication of Taraba State   
  27. Adesiji, G.B., Komolafe, S.E., Kayode, A.O. & Paul, A.B. (2016): Socio-Economic Benefits of Oil Palm Value Chain Enterprises in Rural Areas of Kogi State Nigeria. Journal of Production Agriculture and Technology, 12(1), 36-47. Published by Faculty of Agriculture, Nazarawa State University, Keffi. Available online at: patnsukjournal.net/currentissue
  28. Adesiji, G.B., Musa, M.O., Adesiji, Y.O. & Bolarin, O. (2016). Assessment of Risk Factors for Bovine Tuberculosis among Ruralomen Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria. NSUK Journal of Science & Technology. 6(1):148-150, Published by Faculty of Agriculture, Nasarawa State University, Keffi.

International Publications

  1. Matanmi, B.M & Adesiji, G.B (2009): Comparison of Use of Improved Agricultural Practices by Contact & Non-Contact Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria.   Bulgarian Journal of Agricultural Science, 15 (2):146-153, Published by the     Agricultural Academy in Bulgaria. Available online at             http://www.agrojournal.org/15/02-07.htm
  2. Adesiji G.B., Ogunlade I. & Kolawole A.A (2010): Training Needs of Women Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Rural Development. 29(3); 367-375. Published by National Institute for Rural Development, Hyderabad. Available online at http://www.nird.org.in/NIRD_Docs/JRD_July_Sept_2010.pdf.
  3. Adesiji, G.B., Akinsorotan, A.O & Omokore, D.F (2010): Farmers’ Assessment of Extension Services In Ogun State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture & Food Information. 11(2); 143-156. Published by Taylor & Francis, Michigan State University, U.S.A. Available on line at:              http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10496501003691661.
  4. Olagunju, F.I. & Adesiji, G.B. (2011): Impact of Agricultural Extension Services On Cocoyam Production In Ogun State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture & Food Information. 12(3-4); 294-303. Published by Taylor & Francis, Michigan State University, U.S.A. Available on line at:              http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10496501003691661.
  5. Adesiji, G.B., Tyabo, I.S., Bolarin, O, Ibrahim, M. & Baba, S.T. (2013): Effects of Climate Change on Poultry Production in Ondo State, Nigeria. Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies & Management. 6(3); 242-248, Published by   Department of Geography & Environmental Studies, Bahir Dar University, Available online at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ejesm/article/view/88439
  6. Adesiji, G.B., Tyabo, I.S., Ibrahim, M., Fabiyi, J.O. & Aladele, O.A (2013): Effect of Climate Change on the Health of Rural Farmers in Offa, Kwara State, Nigeria. Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies & Management. 6(3); 249-252, Published by Department of Geography & Environmental Studies, Bahir Dar      University of Ethiopia. Available online at             http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ejesm/article/view/8844
  7. Adesiji, G.B., Olujide, M.G., Adesiji, Y.O, Orogun, O.P. & Komolafe, S.E. (2013): Comparative Analysis of Public & Private Veterinary Services Delivery among Commercial Poultry Farmers in Delta State, Nigeria. Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa. 15(7); 12-28, Published by Clarion University of Pennsylvania, USA. Available online at jsd-africa.com.
  8. Adesiji, G.B. & Komolafe, S.E. (2013): Factors Influencing the Use of Traditional Healing Among Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria. Albanian Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 12(2); 275-281, Published by Agricultural University of      Tirana, Albania. Available online at             https://sites.google.com/a/ubt.edu.al/rssb/13042adesijii_abstract
  9. Adesiji, G.B., Olujide, M.G., Bolarin, O., Sanusi, M.K & Komolafe, S.E. (2013): An Assessment of Date Palm Technologies Utilized by the Farmers in Dutse Local Government Area of Jigawa State, Nigeria. Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa, 15(8); 1-14, Published by Clarion University of Pennsylvania, USA. Available online at jsd-africa.com
  10. Adesiji, B., Omotesho, K.F., Komolafe, S.E, Kehinde, O.J & Adereti, F. O. (2014): Rural Youths’ Participation in Infrastructural Development in Isin Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Sciences,     59(1):91-100. Published by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Belgrade,         Serbia. Available online at: http://joas.agrif.bg.ac.rs/archive/article/368
  11. Adesiji, B., Komolafe, S.E. & Ibrahim, M. (2014): Sources of Indigenous Knowledge On Healing Practices Among Farmers In Kwara State, Nigeria. Sarhad Journal           of Agriculture, 30(2):271-275, Published by University of Agriculture,             Peshawar. Available online at: http://www.aup.edu.pk/SJAsearch.php?volume_issue=30%7C2%7C2014
  12. Adesiji, G.B., Olujide, M.G, Olaleye, R.O, Abdoulmoumouni, S.H, Tyabo, T.S & Ibrahim, M. (2014): Agricultural Activities of Zarma Ethnic Group in Dosso District Area of Niger Republic. Albanian Journal of Agricultural Sciences,     13(2); 9-15. Published by Agricultural University of Tirana, Albania. Available     online at https://sites.google.com/a/ubt.edu.al/rssb/revista_2_2014
  13. Ifabiyi, J.O., Adesiji, G.B., Komolafe, S.E. & Ajibola, B.O. (2014): Irrigation farmers motivation for participating in social networking in North Central Nigeria. Ethiopian Journal of Environmental Studies & Management. 7(5): 572 – 580. Published by of Geography, Bahir Dar University. Available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ejesm.v7i5.10
  14. Olorunfemi, O.D, Adesiji, G.B., Oladipo, F.O, Adisa, R.S, Daudu, A.K & Suweba, G (2015): Determinants of Value Addition Initiatives Use by Fish Farmers in Kwara & Kogi States, North Central Nigeria. Journal of Science, Technology & Arts Research, 4(2):316-323. Published by Wollega University, Available       online at https://scholar.google.com/citations?view_op=view_citation&hl=en&user=KBGaQLoAAAAJ&cstart=20&citation_for_view=KBGaQLoAAAAJ:mB3voiENLucC
  15. Adesiji, G.B., Falola, A. & Abikoye O.G. (2015): Effect of Agricultural Programme on the Livelihood of the Vulnerable Group: A Case Study of the Fadama III Programme in Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture & Environment,     7(1); 23-35. Published by Acta Universitatis Sapientiae. Available online at http://www.acta.sapientia.ro/acta-agrenv/C7/agrenv7_02.pdf
  16. Adesiji, G.B., Olarewaju, D, Olaleye, R.S. &  Komolafe, S.E. (2015): Assessment of Indigenous Methods of Processing Shea Butter among Women in Ilorin East Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 60(2); 199-210, Published by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Belgrade. Available online at http://joas.agrif.bg.ac.rs/category/authors/gbolagade-b-adesiji
  17. Adesiji, G.B, Ibrahim, M. & Komolafe, S.E. (2017): Comparative assessment of agricultural technology generating practices in universities & research institutes in north central zone of Nigeria. Information Processing In Agriculture.   Elsevier 4: 161–167, Published by China Agricultural University. Available online at: sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214317316300749

International Journal Article Accepted for Publication

  1. Adesiji G.B, Tyabo I.S, Ibrahim M, Usman H.M & Komolafe S.E (2017): Towards Food Safety: Hand Washing and Environmental Hygiene Practices of Farming Households in    North-Central Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Faculty of Gaziosmanpasa (JAFAG), 34(2):98-107 Published by Faculty of Agriculture, Gaziosmanpasa University,    Turkey Available online at             http://ziraatdergi.gop.edu.tr

Edited Conference Proceeding

  1. Ogunlade, I, Adesiji G.B., Adebayo, S.A, Orisagbemi, S & Aderinoye-Abdulwahab S.A. (2010): Rice Farmers’ Knowledge & Attitude to Climate Change in Kwara State, Nigeria. Proceeding 44th Annual Conference of Agricultural Society of Nigeria (LAUTECH), A. Akinlade, Ogunwale A.B & Asaolu V.O (eds.),      140-145. Published By Agricultural Society of Nigeria. Available online at http://aesonnigeria.org/site1/index.php/publications/conference-proceedings
  2. Adesiji, G.B. & Obaniyi, K.S. (2012): Indigenous Knowledge in Climate Change Adaptation Strategies Practiced by Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria. Proceeding 17th Annual Conference of Agricultural Extension Society of     Nigeria(AESON NSUKKA 2012),Madukwe, M.C(eds) 81–88.Available online at http://aesonnigeria.org/aeson_papers/AESON_2012_CONFERENCE_PROCEEDINGS.pdf
  3. Kehinde, F.K., Matanmi, B.M., Adesiji, G.B., Akeredolu. M., Omotesho, K.F & Kante,.A.(2017): Effectiveness of Extension Services in Disseminating Cassava Processing Technologies among Women Processors in Ogun and Oyo States, Nigeria. Proceedings 33rd Annual Conference of Association for International Agricultural and Extension Education (AIAEE),  Verma, Hamilton .C. &           Long. J. (eds.) 108-111. Published by AIAEE, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.             Available online at https://www.aiaee.org/index.php/component/search/?searchword=Proceedings&searchphrase=all&Itemid=141