Agriculture II

Economics SSS 2 Second Term

WEEK 10

Agriculture II  

Performance Objectives

Student should be able to:

  1. Explain the importance of agriculture products to economic development using Nigeria as in example
  2. Explain the process and challenges of marketing both livestock food and cash crops in Nigeria.

Content

The contribution of agriculture to the economic development of Nigeria

1. Provision of Capital: The non-agricultural sectors require funds for acquiring material capital. In the initial stages of their development, these funds will be generated in the agricultural sector and then transferred to the other sectors.

2. Provision of Industrial Raw Materials: Another contribution made by agriculture for the development of the non-agricultural sectors of the economy, especially the secondary sector, is.... View More

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