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Falola, A.

Publications

  1. Falola, A., Achem, B. A., Oloyede, W. O., Olawuyi, G. O. (2017). Determinants of commercial production of wheat in Nigeria: A case study of Bakura Local Government Area, Zamfara State. Trakia Journal of Sciences, 15(4), 397-404. Published by Trakia University, Stara Zagora, Bulgaria. Available at http://tru.uni-sz.bg/tsj/Vol.15,%20N%204,%202017/24.pdf  
  2. Falola, A., Fakayode, S. B., Banjoko, I. K. (2015). Economic analysis of cocoyam production in Osun State, Nigeria. Ilorin Journal of Economic Policy, 1(1):30-40. Available at https://www.unilorin.edu.ng/ejournals/index.php/ijep/article/view/1047/583
  3. Ayinde O.E, Ayinde K., Falola A; Babarinde O.S and Ajewole, O.O. (2016). Empirical Analysis of Poverty and Agricultural Growth in Nigeria. International Journal of Agricultural Economics, Management and Development, 6(1): 30-37.
  4. Omotesho O.A.; Falola A.; Ajibade T.B.; Okoro S.P. (2016). Economic Appraisal of Women Entrepreneurship: A Case Study of the Food Vending Industry in Kwara State Capital, Nigeria. International Journal of Agricultural Economics, Management and Development, 6(1):38-56.
  5. Omotesho, K. F., Ogunlade, I., Muhammad-Lawal, A. and Falola, A. (2015). Crop Farmers’ Willingness to Pay for Agricultural Extension Services in Kwara State, Nigeria. NSUK Journal of Science & Technology, 5(2):108-113.
  6. Fadipe, A. E. A., Falola, A., Salami, M. F. and Okpara, C. C. (2015). Assessing Marketing of Mango in Ogbomosho, Oyo State Nigeria. Equity Journal of Science and Technology (EQUIJOST), 3(2):76-83.
  7. Falola, A., Ayinde, O. E., Salami, M. F. and Ezekiel, I. (2015). Comparative Assessment of Poverty Status of Users and Non-Users of Micro Credit by Farmers in Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Science, Technology & Mathematics Education (JOSTMED), 11(2):161-169. Available at https://www.futminna.edu.ng/images/pdf/Other_docs/JOSTMED%20Journal/JOSTMED_11(2),_August,_2015.pdf
  8. Ayinde, O. E. Aina, I. V., Babatunde, R. O. and Falola, A. (2015). Analysis of Effect of Price Variation on Rice Production in Nigeria (1970 – 2011). Production, Agriculture and Technology Journal, 11(1):75-82. Available at http://patnsukjournal.net/Vol11No1/P8.pdf.
  9. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Abiri, T. R. (2015). Effect of Commercial Agricultural Credit Scheme on Farm Households’ Income in Kwara State, Nigeria. NSUK Journal of Science & Technology, 5(1):192-198.
  10. Olorunfemi, O. D., Adekunle, O. A., Adebayo, S. A. and Falola, A. (2015). Capacity Buiding Needs of Fish Farmers on Value Addition Innitiatives in Kogi State, North Central Nigeria. Equity Journal of Science and Technology (EQUIJOST), 3(2):61-68.
  11. Falola, A. and Fakayode, S. B. (2014). Awareness and Effects of Climate Change on Cocoa Production in Ondo State, Nigeria. International Journal of Applied Agricultural and Apicultural Research, (1&2):91-97.
  12. Fadipe, A.E.A., Falola, A. and Onipe, O. M. (2014). Analysis of Dried Fish Marketing in Kwara State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Technological Research, 9(2):11-15. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/njtr.v9i2.3 Available at http://www.njtrng.org/njtrallissues_files/Fadipe%20et%20al.%209(2)%202014.pdf
  13. Oyakhilomen, O., Falola, A. and Rekwot, G. Z. (2014). Nexus of Exchange Rate Deregulation and Agricultural Share of Gross Domestic Product in Nigeria. CBN Journal of Applied Statistics, 5(2):49-64. Available at http://www.cenbank.org/Out/2015/SD/Nexus%20of%20Exchange%20Rate%20Deregulation%20and%20Agricultural%20Share%20of%20GDP%20in%20Nigeria.pdf
  14. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Mathew, T. O. (2013). Marketing System for Fresh Okra in Kogi State, Nigeria. Journal of Sustainable Agriculture and the Environment, 14(1&2):121-132. Available at www.mouau.edu.ng.  
  15. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Adebisi, L. O. (2013). Performance of Wild Fruit Marketing in Nigeria: A Case Study of African Star Apple (Chrysophllum Albidum) in Ilorin Metropolis, Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture and Food Sciences, 11(1):44-56. Available at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/jafs/article/view/102488.
  16. Adewumi, M. O., Ayinde, O. E., Falola, A. and Adeyemi, O. O. (2013). Economic Analysis of the Role of Microfinance Banks in Funding Agriculture in Rural Areas of Kwara State, Nigeria. International Journal of Development and Management Review (INJODEMAR), 8(1): 159-171. http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ijdmr/article/view/91308  
  17. Falola, A., Fakayode, S. B. and Ajayi, E. S. (2013). Determinants of Marketable Surplus of Maize in Osun State, Nigeria. Savannah Journal of Agriculture. 8(2):38-44. Available online at http://www.savannahjournal.com/Publications/Vol8No2/38%20-%2044_SJA_153_13.pdf .
  18. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Ajayi, G. T. (2012). Economics of Soyabean Marketing in Kwara State, Nigeria. Savannah Journal of Agriculture, 7(1):110–116. Available online at http://savannajournal.com/Publications/Vol7No1/SJA%20110%20-%20116.pdf.
  19. Falola, A. and Adewumi, M. O. (2012). Constraints to Use of Mobile Telephony for Agricultural Production in Ondo State, Nigeria. Journal of Research in Forestry, Wildlife and Environment, 4(2):52-63. Available at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/jrfwe/article/view/84721/74704
  20. Falola, A. and Adewumi, M. O. (2012). Mobile Telephony and Food Security in Nigeria: A Case Study of Food Crop Farmers in Ondo State. African Journal of Agriculture, Technology and Environment. 1(1):39-46. Available at http://ajate.uniport.edu.ng.
  21. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A., Muhammad-Lawal, A. and Oyeyemi, A. (2012). Comparative Analysis of the Performances of Adopters and Non-Adopters of Yam Minisett Technology in Kwara State, Nigeria. International Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development  15 (3):1335-1341. Available online at http://www.ijard.com/journalarticles/pdf%2015(3)2012/zcAdoption%20corrected.pdf
  22. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Agbonpolor, G. (2012). Analysis of Sweet Potato Production in Offa and Oyun Local Government Areas of Kwara State, Nigeria. Benin International Journal of Agricultural Economics and Extension Services 2(1):67-75. Available at http://www.uniben-bijaees.org
  23. Fakayode, S.B, Falola, A., Babatunde, R.O and Adedoyin, J. (2011).  Economic Analysis of Rural Households Access to Non-Farm Activities in Kwara State, Nigeria. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research, 11(3)1-7. Available at http://globaljournals.org/GJSFR_Volume11/2
  24. Olorunsanya, E. O., A. Falola and F. S. Ogundeji (2011). Comparative Analysis of Poverty Status of Rural and Urban Households in Kwara State, Nigeria. International Journal of Agricultural Economics & Rural Development, 4 (2):44 - 52. Available at  http://lautechaee-edu.com/journal/current_edition.php
  25. Adesiji, G. B., Matanmi, B. M., Falola, A. and Ahmed, T. A. (2011). Effects of Credit Utilization on Youth Farmers’ Rice Output in Patigi Local Government Area of Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Agriculture and Social Research 11(2):1-8. Available at http://www.ajol.info/index.php/jasr/article/viewFile/78585/68934.
  26. Muhammad-Lawal, A., Omotesho, O. A. and Falola, A. (2009). Technical Efficiency of Youth Participation in Agriculture: A Case Study of the Youth-in- Agriculture Programme in Ondo State, South Western Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Agriculture, Food and Environment 5(1):20-26.
  27. Falola, A., Jonathan, A., Olowogbon, S. and Jimoh, J. O. (2016). Comparing income poverty status of value adders and nonvalue adders: A case study of cassava farming households in Kwara State, Nigeria. Tropical Agriculture, 93(1)78-86. Available at https://sta.uwi.edu/tropicalagriculture/documents/Vol93No1/volume%2093%20issue%201%20paper%207.pdf
  28. Adewumi, M. O., Falola, A. and Olonade, T. E. (2016). Profitability, Technical Efficiency and Constraints to Pig Production in Ogun State, Nigeria. Wayamba Journal of Animal Science, 8:1266- 1273. Available at http://www.wayambajournal.com/documents/1440613454.pdf
  29. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Awolu, S. (2016). Assessment of Willingness to pay for Improved Solid Waste Management by Rural Farm Households in Kwara State, Nigeria. The Journal of Solid Waste Technology and Management, 42(1):44-50. Available at http://solid-waste.org/journal/abstracts-of-published-papers/volume-42-issue-1/#abstract42.1.6
  30. Falola, A., Oyinbo, O., Adebayo, S. A., Jonathan, A. and Jimoh, J. O. (2016). Determinants of Value Addition to Cassava in Kwara State, Nigeria. University of Mauritius Research Journal, 22: 245-259. Available at http://vcampus.uom.ac.mu/pvcacd/uploads/uomjournals/40/FinalpaperRJ254acceptedon04April2016pdf.pdf.
  31. Hassan, A., Adewumi, M. O., Falola, A. and Ayeni, M. D. (2015). An Assessment of the Irrigation Scheme on Registered Rice Farmers of the Upper Benue Rice Basin Development in Dadin Kowa, Gombe State, Nigeria. Journal of Multidisciplany Studies, 4(1): Available at http://multidisciplinaryjournal.com/publication+view+abstract.php?article=An%20Assessment%20of%20the%20Irrigation%20Scheme%20on%20Registered%20Rice%20Farmers%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20of%20the%20Upper%20Benue%20Rice%20Basin%20Development%20in%20Dadin%20Kowa,%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20%20Gombe%20State,%20Nigeria
  32. Adewumi, M. O., Falola, A. and Odunlade, A. O. (2015). Assessing income effect of rural development programmes: a case study of Community-Based Agriculture and Rural Development Project in Kwara State (Nigeria). J. Agribus. Rural Dev., 4(38), 607–616. DOI: 10.17306/JARD.2015.64. Available at http://www.jard.edu.pl/pub/64_4_2015.pdf.
  33. Adesiji, G. B., Falola, A., Abikoye, O. G. (2015). Effect of Agricultural Programmes on the Livelihood of the Vulnerable Group: A Case Study of the Fadama III Programme in Kwara State, Nigeria. Acta Universitatis Sapientiae Agriculture and Environment, 7:2335. Available at http://www.acta.sapientia.ro/acta-agrenv/C7/agrenv7_02.pdf .
  34. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Oshe, A. T. (2015). Effect of Social Capital on Productivity of Rice Farms in Kwara State, Nigeria. Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal, 4(1):215-220 Available at http://www.starjournal.org/uploads/starjournalnew/34.pdf.
  35. Falola, A., Ajewole, O. O., Ajibade, T. B. and Abdul, R. M. (2015). Assessment of Welfare Status of Bushmeat Traders in the Post-Ebola Era in Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Multidisciplany Studies, 4(1): Available at http://multidisciplinaryjournal.com/publication+view+abstract.php?article=Assessment%20of%20Welfare%20Status%20of%20Bushmeat%20Traders%20in%20the%20Post-Ebola%20Era%20in%20Kwara%20State,%20Nigeria
  36. Banjoko, I. K., Falola, A., Babatunde, F. B. and Atolagbe, R. (2014). Assessment of Risks and Uncertainties in Poultry Farming in Kwara State, Nigeria. Science, Technology and Arts Research Journal, 3(4):64-70. Available at http://www.starjournal.org/uploads/starjournalnew/9(2).pdf  
  37. Falola, A., Banjoko, I. K. and Babatola, O. A. (2014). Comparative technical efficiency of insured and unisured cocoa farm operators in Ondo State Nigeria. Journal of Agricultural Science, 59(3):341-351. Available at http://joas.agrif.bg.ac.rs/sites/joas.agrif.bg.ac.rs/files/article/pdf/388-11-687._falola_et_al..pdf
  38. Falola, A., Animashaun, J. O. and Olorunfemi, O. D. (2014). Determinants of Commercial Production of Rice in Rice-Producing Areas of Kwara State, Nigeria. Albanian Journal of Agricultural Sciences (AJAS), 13(2):59-65. Available at https://docs.google.com/a/ubt.edu.al/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=dWJ0LmVkdS5hbHxyc3NifGd4OmVlYmEwZjgyZmQ0NDRkYg
  39. Falola, A. (2014). Towards Nutrition Security: Food Label Use among Nigerians. International Journal of Food and Agricultural Economics, 2(2):127-134. Available at http://www.foodandagriculturejournal.com/vol2.no2.pp127.pdf
  40. Falola, A. and Adewumi, M. O. (2013). Impact of Mobile Telephony on Technical Efficiency of Farmers in Nigeria. Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa, 15(6):86 – 100. Available at http://www.jsd-africa.com/Jsda/Vol15No6-Fall2013B/PDF/Impact%20of%20Mobile%20Telephony.Abraham%20Falola.pdf
  41. Falola, A., Ayinde, O. E. and Ojehomon, V. E. T. (2013). Economic Analysis of Rice Production among the Youths in Kwara State, Nigeria. Albanian Journal of Agricultural Sciences (AJAS). 12 (3):503-510. Available at https://f039217e-a-d32f1b3a-s-sites.googlegroups.com/a/ubt.edu.al/rssb/ajas_2013_file/13077falola.pdf?attachauth=ANoY7crwp0V8T5ge6O10KTcQxBeX9qWcqeWBdXMEI9EX1OG1X898jRN1XDja3ijSdiL3Azw2w3O_Y69lBOIrKVNkR589zOXg5K31CPjmA4-vfMHmSG4hTL6xEvmHZLunrQuzbTUzfw1CxmYstMcvjU27KslfLXPW-wi4oESbL2Uiyro4F1MQrCqqz_zujq3QFecUuzrfay9lr4RTVpuFhFAoujTzQVtVlcz4VXIcUnVn-JmNYBk1qwM%3D&attredirects=0
  42. Falola, A., Ayinde, O. E. and Agboola, B. O. (2013). Willingness to take Agricultural Insurance by Cocoa Farmers in Nigeria. International Journal of Food and Agricultural Economics, 1(1):97-107. Available at http://www.foodandagriculturejournal.com/97.pdf.   
  43. Animashaun, J. O., Ayinde, O. E., Fakayode, S. B.,Muhammad-Lawal, A., Falola, A., Ifabiyi, J. O. and Toye, A. A. (2013).  An Assessment of the Determinants of Moringa Cultivation among Small-Scale Famers in Kwara State, Nigeria. Food Science and Quality Management, 11:23-31. Available at http://www.iiste.org/Journals/index.php/FSQM/article/view/3953.
  44. Falola, A., Fakayode, S. B., Akangbe, J.O and Kobe, H. (2012). Climate Change Mitigation Activities and Determinants in the Rural Guinea Savannah of Nigeria. Sustainable Agricultural Research. 1(2):170-177. Available at www.ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/sar/article/download/.../12539
  45. Falola, A., Banjoko, I. K. and Ukpebor, P. O. (2012).  Willingness-to-Pay for Agricultural Extension Services by Fish Farmers in Nigeria: A Case Study of Kwara State, Nigeria. Journal of Sustainable Development in Africa, 14(5):197-207. Available at http://www.jsd-africa.com/Jsda/Vol14N5-Fall2012A/PDF/Willingness-to-pay %20for%20Agricultural.Falola%20Abraham.pdf

Edited Conferences Proceedings

  1. Ayinde, O. E., Adejumo, A. O., Falola, A., Oloyede, A. O. and Ibrahim, H. K. (2015). Impact of Village Alive Development Initiative on Farming Households in Kwara State: A Comparative Analysis. Proceedings of 2015 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE).
  2. Falola, A., Adewumi, M. O., Fakayode, S. B. and Banjoko, I. K. (2012). “Deterrents to Research Impacts in Nigeria: Causes and Remedies.” Proceedings of 2012 Annual Conference of the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE). E. D. Idowu, A. B. Ayanwale, A. S. Bamire and A. O. Adejobi (eds), 516-519. Published by National Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE).
  3. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Matthew, T. O. (2011). “Marketing of Fresh Okra in Kogi State, Nigeria.” Proceedings 12th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists, BENIN 2011. P. O. Erhabor, C. I. Ada-Okungbowa, C. O. Emokaro & Abiola, M. O. (eds) 448–453. Published by National Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE).
  4. Olurinde, K. O., Adewumi, M. O., Omotesho, A. O., Falola, A. and Olatunji, G. B. (2010). “Structure and Efficiency of Anti-malarial Medicinal Plants Market of Kwara State, Nigeria.” Proceedings 44th Annual Conference of Agricultural Society of Nigeria, LAUTECH 2010, Akinlade, J.A., Ogunwale, A.B., Asaolu, V.O.,  Aderinola, O.A., Ojebiyi, O.O., Rafiu, T.A., Olayeni, T.B. and Yekini, O.T. pp. 1-3 held between 18th – 22nd October, 2010 at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria, Pp. 579 – 582.

Chapters in Books

  1. Omotesho, O.A. and Falola, A. (2014). National Agricultural Research Systems in Africa. Chapter 11 in Digging Deeper: Inside Africa’s Agricultural, Food and Nutrition Dynamics, A. Akinyoade, W. Klaver, S. Soeters & D. Foeken (eds). Published by the African Studies Centre, Leiden, Netherlands, pp 235-253. doi 10.1163/9789004282698_012. Available at http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/books/b9789004282698s012.
  2. Omotesho, O.A. & Falola, A. (2016). Food Security: Matters Arising and Way Forward. Chapter 15 in Water, Land and People in Climate Change, S. L. Tilakasiri (ed). Published by Stamford Lake (Pvt) Ltd, Pannipitiya, Sri Lanka, pp 227-240.
  3. MAJOR CONFERENCES ATTENDED WITH PAPERS READ
  4. Falola, A., Ayinde, O. E., Mark, M. F. and Ezekiel, I. (2015). Comparative Poverty Status of Users and Non-Users of Micro-credit in Kwara State, Nigeria. 29th International Conference of Agricultural Economists held at Milan Italy (August 8 – 14, 2015).
  5. Ayinde, O. E., Aina, I. V. and Falola, A. (2015). Effect of price variation on rice production in Nigeria (1970 2011). 29th International Conference of Agricultural Economists held at Milan Italy (August 8 – 14, 2015). Paper No: 759
  6. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Awolu, S. O. (2015). Towards Environmental Sustainability: Willingness to Pay for Improved Solid Waste Management by Rural Households in Kwara State, Northcentral Nigeria. Humboldt-Kolleg International Conference held at Ogbomoso Nigeria, 13 – 16 January, 2015.
  7. Omotesho, O. A., Falola, A. and Oshe, A. T. (2013). Analysis of social capital and productivity among rice farmers in Kwara State, Northcentral Nigeria. 3rd Africa Rice Congress held in Cameroon on October 21 to October 24, 2013. Acceptance Letter dated 16th September, 2013.
  8. Falola, A. (2013). Profitability, Technical Efficiency and Commercialization of Cocoyam Production in Osun State, Nigeria. Presented at the West Africa Regional Scientific Writing and Communication Workshop on Neglected and Underutilized Species of Plants (NUS) at University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin Republic (2nd – 6th December, 2013). Acceptance Letter dated 15th September, 2013.
  9. Adewumi, M. O., Falola, A. and Olonade, T. E. (2013). “Economic Analysis of Swine Production in Ogun State, Nigeria”. Presented at the 27th Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN) Annual Conference, held at Univerversity of Ilorin Nigeria between 26th and 30th August, 2013. Acceptance Letter dated 20th August, 2013.
  10. Fadipe, A. E. A., Falola, A. and Uwabor, F. O. (2013). Assessment of Network Marketing of Food Supplement in Ibadan, Nigeria. Presented at the 27th Farm Management Association of Nigeria (FAMAN) Annual Conference, held at Univerversity of Ilorin Nigeria between 26th and 30th August, 2013. Acceptance Letter dated 20th August, 2013.
  11. Falola, A., Omotesho, O. A. and Adewumi, M. O. (2013). “Perception of Nigerians about Food Labels: A Signal for Public Health Education”. Presented at the 3rd Joint International Conference of University of Cape Coast, Ghana and University of Ilorin, held at UCC Ghana between 11th and 16th August, 2013.
  12. Falola, A., Adewumi, M. O., Fakayode, S. B. and Banjoko, I. K. (2012). “Deterrents to Research Impacts in Nigeria: Causes and Remedies.” Presented at the 21st Annual Congress of the National Rural Sociological Association (NRSA) held at University of Ibadan between