Factors of production.

Agricultural science S.S.S 2 Third term.

Week 6

Factors of production.

Performance objectives.

Students should be able to:

  1. Define factors of production.
  2. Mention factors of production.


Factors of Production

Every production requires resources which must be combined together to produce goods and provide services.

Production simply means a combination of natural, human and man-made (materials) resources to create goods and services.

Factors of production or agents of production are necessary resources that are combined together to bring about production.

Such factors include:

  1. Land
  2. Labor
  3. Capital
  4. Management or entrepreneur.


  1. Land:

Land refers to the surface of the earth and all the natural resources.... View More

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