Revitalizing the agricultural sector in Nigeria: Implications for root and tuber crops value chains and contribution to health care

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Abstract

Agricultural Production: Management, Opportunities and Challenges opens by discussing the Agricultural Transformation Action Plan launched in 2012 by the Nigerian Federal Government in an effort to make agriculture beneficial to all citizens. The authors present a study with the goal of determining if root and tuber crops’ value chains can be further improved. In order for farmers to reap the benefits of value chain and product diversification, the contribution of medical nutrition to the value chain of R&T crops needs to be investigated...
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAgricultural production
Subtitle of host publicationManagement, opportunities and challenges
EditorsSarah Waechter
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherNova Science Publishers
Chapter1
Pages1-20
Number of pages20
ISBN (Electronic)9781536137200
ISBN (Print)9781536137194
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Publication series

NameAgricultural issues and policies
PublisherNova Science Publishers

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Onodu, B. C., Culas, R. J., & Nwose, E. U. (2018). Revitalizing the agricultural sector in Nigeria: Implications for root and tuber crops value chains and contribution to health care. In S. Waechter (Ed.), Agricultural production : Management, opportunities and challenges (pp. 1-20). (Agricultural issues and policies). New York: Nova Science Publishers.
Onodu, Bonaventure C ; Culas, Richard J ; Nwose, E. U. / Revitalizing the agricultural sector in Nigeria : Implications for root and tuber crops value chains and contribution to health care. Agricultural production : Management, opportunities and challenges. editor / Sarah Waechter. New York : Nova Science Publishers, 2018. pp. 1-20 (Agricultural issues and policies).
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Onodu, BC, Culas, RJ & Nwose, EU 2018, Revitalizing the agricultural sector in Nigeria: Implications for root and tuber crops value chains and contribution to health care. in S Waechter (ed.), Agricultural production : Management, opportunities and challenges. Agricultural issues and policies, Nova Science Publishers, New York, pp. 1-20.

Revitalizing the agricultural sector in Nigeria : Implications for root and tuber crops value chains and contribution to health care. / Onodu, Bonaventure C; Culas, Richard J; Nwose, E. U.

Agricultural production : Management, opportunities and challenges. ed. / Sarah Waechter. New York : Nova Science Publishers, 2018. p. 1-20 (Agricultural issues and policies).

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Onodu BC, Culas RJ, Nwose EU. Revitalizing the agricultural sector in Nigeria: Implications for root and tuber crops value chains and contribution to health care. In Waechter S, editor, Agricultural production : Management, opportunities and challenges. New York: Nova Science Publishers. 2018. p. 1-20. (Agricultural issues and policies).