ABOUT our journal

The International Journal of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development (IJAERD) is the periodical published by the Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, Nigeria. It generally focuses scholarly articles, current information on research and development and contributions relevant to Agricultural Economics, Extension and Rural Development and other related areas of activity.

The publishers of IJAERD will accept for publication from prospective author(s), manuscripts that are relevant to the area of focus of the journal. Specifically, areas of interest of the journal are:

  • Agricultural Production Economics
  • Farm Management
  • Land Economics, Development and Policy Planning
  • Agricultural Marketing
  • International Agricultural trade
  • Agricultural Programme Planning and Evaluation
  • Rural Leadership and Group Dynamics
  • Social and Technological Changes in Agriculture
  • Rural Community Organisations and Development
  • Studies on Marginalised Groups
  • Other areas that emphasise Agricultural and Rural Development


See Authors' Guide and Authors' Warranties.


the reviewers' fee for local authors is N2,000.00 while the publication fee is N5,000.00. For international authors, the fees are $20 and $60 respectively. Please see 'How to send article' for details. Thank you


Presently, this journal is produced and stored only in electronic form and the hard copies will be produced in earnest. The Journal is published four times in a Year

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