Profitability of Improved Seed Adoption on Small Holders Maize Farmers in Abuja Nigeria
作者: Ndem ChijiokeUteh Akaninyene
刊名: Business and Management Studies, 2019, Vol.4 (4), pp.71-81
来源数据库: Redfame Institute
DOI: 10.11114/bms.v4i4.3922
原始语种摘要: The study analysed the profitability of improved seed adoption on the profitability and technical efficiency of smallholder maize farmers in Abuja, Nigeria. Descriptive statistics were used to describe the socioeconomic characteristics, gross margin analysis was used to determine the costs and returns of maize production. The t-test was used to compare the yield of improved maize seed adopters and non-adopters. The logit regression was used to analyse the determinants of adoption. The stochastic production frontier model was used to determine the technical efficiency of IMV. The results revealed that the average age of respondents (adopters and non-adopters) was 48 years and 39 years, respectively. Furthermore, 56% and 66% were male, 75% and 93% were married with average household size of...
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  • profitability 盈利能力
  • adoption 采纳
  • technical 技术的
  • returns 返回粉末
  • household 
  • improved 改进
  • maize 玉米
  • logit 分对数
  • estimate 估计
  • cooperatives 合作社