Geospatial Study of Agricultural value chain of fruit markets in Ile – Ife, Osun State, Nigeria

Authors(5) :-J. E. Adewoyin, S. A. Ogunyemi, O. Fasote, I. A. Jesuleye, T. A. Alaga

This study was carried out in Ife East and Ife Central Local governments area of Osun State on agricultural value chain of fruit markets in. The objectives of the study was to examine the spatial distribution of the fruit markets, Identify key supply areas of fruit markets for cost network analysis and produce a price graph for fruits in the study area. Administrative map of the area, GPS coordinates of the markets and oral interview are the sources of data for this study while GIS software and Microsoft Excel were used in analyzing the data. The fruit markets were purposively selected. Results showed that fruit markets were located in the urban parts of the two local government areas and sources of supply were similar with different costs of transportation

Authors and Affiliations

J. E. Adewoyin
Cooperative Information Network, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife Nigeria
S. A. Ogunyemi

O. Fasote

I. A. Jesuleye

T. A. Alaga

Fruit Markets, Cost Network analysis, Price graph

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 3 | November-December 2016
Date of Publication : 2016-12-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 06-10
Manuscript Number : CSEIT16132
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

J. E. Adewoyin, S. A. Ogunyemi, O. Fasote, I. A. Jesuleye, T. A. Alaga, "Geospatial Study of Agricultural value chain of fruit markets in Ile – Ife, Osun State, Nigeria", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 1, Issue 3, pp.06-10, November-December.2016
URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT16132

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