Journal of
Agricultural Extension and Rural Development

  • Abbreviation: J. Agric. Ext. Rural Dev
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2170
  • DOI: 10.5897/JAERD
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 466

Full Length Research Paper

Adoption of German International Corporation (GIZ) technology intervention on shea nut processing in Niger State, Nigeria

Koloche I. M.
  • Koloche I. M.
  • Nigerian Institute for Oil Palm Research, Benin-city, Nigeria.
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Solomon S.
  • Solomon S.
  • Nigerian Institute for Oil Palm Research, Benin-city, Nigeria.
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Adaigbe V. C.
  • Adaigbe V. C.
  • Nigerian Institute for Oil Palm Research, Benin-city, Nigeria.
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Yahaya S. A.
  • Yahaya S. A.
  • Nigerian Institute for Oil Palm Research, Benin-city, Nigeria.
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Odufale O. O.
  • Odufale O. O.
  • Nigerian Institute for Oil Palm Research, Benin-city, Nigeria.
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Garba M. H.
  • Garba M. H.
  • Nigerian Institute for Oil Palm Research, Benin-city, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 29 September 2022
  •  Accepted: 27 October 2022
  •  Published: 30 November 2022

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