Innovation system approach to agricultural development: Policy implications for agricultural extension delivery in Nigeria



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Type: 
journal article
Journal: 
African Journal of Biotechnology
Number: 
11
Pages: 
1604-1611
Volume: 
7
Year: 
2008
Author(s): 
Agwu, A. E.
Dimelu, M. U.
Madukwe, M. C.
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Innovation system approach offers an holistic, multidisciplinary and comprehensive framework for analyzing innovation process, the roles of science and technology actors and their interactions, emphazing on wider stakeholder participation, linkages and institutional context of innovation and processes. This paper was aimed to: 1. review the concept of innovation system; 2. appraise the application to agriculture and its relevance and 3. analyze the policy implications for agricultural extension delivery in Nigeria.

Publication year: 
2008