Ajayi A.O. and E.A. Laogun (1999): “Prioritizing the Training Needs of Women Farmers for a Sustainable Agricultural Development in Nigeria”. In Oruwari Yomi (Ed) Gender Sustainable Development and the Urban Poor in Nigeria a Book of Readings. Pp 40-49.

Ajayi A.O.; Kolawole O.D. and Adereti F.O. (2000): Analysis of Safety Practices During the Application of Agrochemicals and their Implications for Agricultural Extension Programme Planning” Journal of School Health Education Vol 7 (2), Pp 92-103

Ajayi A. O., Farinde A.J. and Laogun E.A. (2003): Women Farmers Training Needs and their Correlates for Effective Extension Programme and Poverty Reduction in Oyo State of Nigeria. Journal of Extension Systems, Vol. 19 (1) pp 91-102

Adereti F.O. and Ajayi A.O. (2004)“Agricultural and Non-Agricultural Income Generating Activities of Rural Women of Different Socio-economic Status for Poverty Reduction in Osun State, Nigeria.” Journal of Rural Research and Information. 1(1) pp 13-21

Ajayi A.O. and Torimiro D.O. (2004) “Perspectives on Child Abuse and Labour: Global Ethical Ideals versus African Realities. Early Child Development and Care 174(2) pp. 183-191

Ajayi A.O. (2004) Farmers willingness to participate in the financing of Agricultural Extension in Oyo State, Nigeria: A Factor Analysis. Journal of Sustainable Development 1(2) pp 2-11

Kolawole O.D. and Ajayi A.O. (2005) Entrepreneurship development and employment promotion for poverty reduction in rural communities of Lagos State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Rural Sociology, 5(1&2), pp 92-100.

Ajayi A. O. (2006) “An Assessment of Farmers Willingness to Pay for Extension Services using the Contingent Valuation Method (CVM); Case of Oyo State Nigeria”. Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension 12(2) pp.97-108.

Ajayi A.O. and Laogun E.A. (1998): Analytical Study of Women Farmers Preferences for Training Programme Design in Nigeria: Case of Oyo State. Proceeding of 14th Annual Conference of Association for International Agricultural and Extension Education held at Tucson Arizona 5-18th April.

Ajayi, A.O. and Lawal, B.O. (1998): “The place of Primary Education in sustainable Agricultural Development: A focus on Curriculum”. In Adedoyin S.F and Torimiro D.O. (eds) Book of Readings. Rural Children and the Future Food Security of Nigeria. Pp. 350-363.

Farinde, A.J., Ajayi, A.O. and Torimiro, D.O. (1999): “Farm Children’s Involvement in Crop Production Activities and Associated Hazards in Oke-Ogun Area of Oyo State, Nigeria. Published in; Children in Agricultural Practice. Proceeding of Second Annual Conference. May 1999, pp. 158-164.

Ajayi. A. O. and Laogun E.A. (2004) ”Empowering Women Farmers for Participation in Rural Development through Their Training Needs in Soil Fertility Management: Case of Oyo State, Nigeria” in Democracy and Rural Development Proceedings of the twelfth Annual Conference of the Nigerian Rural Sociological Association, pp 34.

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Dr Adedayo Olufemi Ajayi obtained his B.Agric (Hons) in 1990, M.Sc in 1996 and PhD in 2002 in Agricultural Extension and Rural Sociology from the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife and was a fellow of the University. he is currently Lecturer I in the Department . Before his appointment as a lecturer, he was the programme Officer in charge of Research and Training in Quality of life Foundation, a non-governmental Organization based in Nigeria.Dr. Ajayi is a specialist in training, extension finance, administration, programme planning, evaluation and qualitative research methodology. he teaches both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Dr. Ajayi has published in both local and foreign learned journals some of which are:



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