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The SS1 Agricultural Science 1st Term Lesson Notes is a compilation of notes on the following topics:

Lesson One: Meaning and importance of Agriculture – Page 2 – Click Here!
Meaning of Agriculture
Scope of Agriculture
Importance of Agriculture

Lesson Two: Subsistence and Commercial Agriculture – Page 3 – Click Here!
Subsistence Agriculture
Commercial Agriculture
Differences between subsistence and commercial agriculture

Lesson Three: Problems of Agricultural Development in Nigeria and possible solutions – Page 4 – Click Here!
Inadequate land
Lack of Basic Amenities
Lack of Funds
Inadequate Transportation System
Inadequate Storage and Processing Facilities
Poor Agricultural Education and Extension
Lack of Farm Inputs
Imperfect Marketing System
Environmental Degradation
Abundance of Diseases and Pests

Lesson Four: Agricultural Laws and Reforms – Page 5 – Click Here!
Land Tenure Systems
Communal Land Ownership
Purchase System
Pledged Land
Government Laws on Land Use — Land Use Act of Nigeria 1978

Lesson Five: Roles of Government in Agricultural Production – Page 6 – Click Here!
Agricultural loan scheme. (NACS)
River Basin Development Authority (RSDA)
National Agricultural Insurance Scheme (NAIS)
Green Revolution
Operation Feed the Nation (OFN)
(NALDA) National Agricultural Land Development Agency
(ADP) Agricultural Development Projects
Directorate for Food, Roads and Rural Infrastructure (DFRRI)
(NAFPP) National Accelerated Food Production Programme
National Accelerated Industrial Crop Production Programme (NAICPP)

Lesson Six: Roles of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in Agricultural Production – Page 7 – Click Here!
West-Africa Rice Development Association (WARDA)
International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
International Livestock Centre for Africa (ILCA)
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
International Crop Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)

Evaluation Tests On SS1 Agricultural Science 1st Term Lesson Notes – Page 8 – Click Here!

Agricultural Science for Senior Secondary Schools – A.O. Togun; O.P. Fawole; M.K. Yahaya

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