Project topics in Agricultural Science Archive

PROJECT TOPIC- FACTORS AFFECTING STUDENT’S CHOICE OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE AS A CAREER AFTER SECONDARY SCHOOL EDUCATION IN IKWO SOUTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT

PROJECT TOPIC- FACTORS AFFECTING STUDENT’S CHOICE OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE AS A CAREER AFTER SECONDARY SCHOOL EDUCATION IN IKWO SOUTH LOCAL GOVERNMENT Abstract The study was conducted to ascertain the factors that affect choice of career by secondary school agriculture students. Four research questions were developed in line with what the study sought to find out. …

PROJECT TOPIC- MARKETING OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCT PALM OIL IN ANAMBRA STATE A CASE STUDY OF IGBARIAM FARM SETTLEMENT

PROJECT TOPIC- MARKETING OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCT PALM OIL IN ANAMBRA STATE A CASE STUDY OF IGBARIAM FARM SETTLEMENT ABSTRACT Marketing is any human activity that is directed at satisfying needs and wants through exchange process. It serves as the life-wire of the economy without which their will barely be the  need for any production. In …

PROJECT TOPIC- IMPACT OF AGRICULTURAL CREDIT ON AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT IN NIGERIA

PROJECT TOPIC- IMPACT OF AGRICULTURAL CREDIT ON AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT IN NIGERIA ABSTRACT The study examines the impact of agricultural credit on agricultural output in Nigeria from 1980-2010. The research design adopted for this study is the analytical/ causal research design which establishes relationship between the dependent and independent variables. To ascertain the relationship that exist …

PROJECT TOPIC- EFFECTIVE BANKING ACTIVITIES AND AGRICULTURAL SURVIVAL AND GROWTH IN EDO STATE

PROJECT TOPIC- EFFECTIVE BANKING ACTIVITIES AND AGRICULTURAL SURVIVAL AND GROWTH IN EDO STATE Abstract The research work is on the effective banking activities on agricultural survival and growth in Edo State. In this study personal interview, questionnaire and secondary source of data such as textbook, journals and internet were employed in the collection of data. …

PROJECT TOPIC – EFFECT OF PARTICLE SIZE ON OIL YIELD USING SCENT BEAN SEED (‘OZAKI’).

EFFECT OF PARTICLE SIZE ON OIL YIELD USING SCENT BEAN SEED (‘OZAKI’).   ABSTRACT This project was done to extract and characterize bean oil according to their particle sizes. The experiment was carried out using scent bean (i.e. ‘Ozaki’, ‘Ijilizi’or ‘Azamu’) as sample. The oils were extracted by solvent extraction /leaching extraction using n-hexane. Proximate …

PROJECT TOPIC – DESIGN AND FABRICATION OF MAIZE CORN-ON-COB TRAY DRYER

DESIGN AND FABRICATION OF MAIZE CORN-ON-COB TRAY DRYER   ABSTRACT This study was carried out to generate a design data, design and fabricate a maize corn-on-cob tray dryer used by maize farmers. Ripped maize corns with husks were bought from the market and preserved to retained its moisture content, dehusked and thereafter, dried to a …

PROJECT TOPIC – EXTRACTION, CHARACTERIZATION AND INDUSTRIAL USES OF LECITHIN FROM THREE VARIETIES OF Cucumis melo (MELON SEED) OIL.

EXTRACTION, CHARACTERIZATION AND INDUSTRIAL USES OF LECITHIN FROM THREE VARIETIES OF Cucumis melo (MELON SEED) OIL.   ABSTRACT Melon seed, Cucumis melo oil and lecithin were evaluated for their physicochemical and possible biopharmaceutical uses as an adjunct in self-emulsifying drug delivery systems (SEDDSs) for future use as safe drug vehicle for poorly aqueous soluble drugs. …

PROJECT TOPIC- HYDROLYSIS OF CASSAVA STARCH BY MALTED ACHA (DIGITARIA EXILIS) FOR BIOETHANOL PRODUCTION

HYDROLYSIS OF CASSAVA STARCH BY MALTED ACHA (DIGITARIA EXILIS) FOR BIOETHANOL PRODUCTION   CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Energy and environmental issues are the major concerns facing the global community today (Hu et al., 2008). Renewable fuels (biofuels) such as bioethanol are becoming increasingly important due to heightened concern for the green house effect, depleting oil reserves …

PROJECT TOPIC – EFFECTS OF DIFFERENT PROTEIN SOURCES ON THE GROWTH PERFORMANCE AND CARCASS CHARACTERISTICS OF AFRICAN GIANT LAND SNAIL (Archachatina marginata)

EFFECTS OF DIFFERENT PROTEIN SOURCES ON THE GROWTH PERFORMANCE AND CARCASS CHARACTERISTICS OF AFRICAN GIANT LAND SNAIL (Archachatina marginata)   ABSTRACT An experiment was conducted to study the effects of different protein sources at varying levels on the performance and the carcass characteristics of the African giants land snail (Archachatina marginata). Soyabean meal and groundnut …

PROJECT TOPIC – PHYSIOLOGICAL RESPONSE OF BROILER BIRDS TO ORAL SUPPLEMENTATION WITH ALOE VERA AND NEEM LEAVE EXTRACTS

PHYSIOLOGICAL RESPONSE OF BROILER BIRDS TO ORAL SUPPLEMENTATION WITH ALOE VERA AND NEEM LEAVE EXTRACTS ABSTRACT Two hundred and forty 14-day old broiler birds were used in a study conducted to investigate the physiological response of boiler birds to oral supplementation with aloe vera gel and neem leaf extracts. In experiment one, one hundred and …