African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6858

Full Length Research Paper

Beneficiaries’ perception of selected rural women empowerment projects in Ogun State, Nigeria

Adeleke-Bello, O. O.
  • Adeleke-Bello, O. O.
  • Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria.
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Ashimolowo, O.R
  • Ashimolowo, O.R
  • Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 22 November 2014
  •  Accepted: 07 April 2015
  •  Published: 29 October 2015

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