Name   Qualifications  
Area Of Specialization / Research Interest
   Prof. E. O. Idowu

B.Sc. Agric.


Ph.D. (Agricultural Economics)

Resource Economics; Land Economics; Land Use Conflict                   Resolution


Research Interests:

1.                  Property Rights in Agricultural Land Resources.

2.                  Peri-urban Land Market in Nigeria.

3.                  Agricultural Land Use and Land Conflict Resolution in Nigeria.

4.                  Gender, Environment and use of Agricultural Resources.


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Phone: (+234) 8037263471



Idowu, E.O. (2006) “Indigenous Knowledge and Agricultural Land Use Practices by Women in Southwestern Nigeria”, Journal of Indigenous Knowledge and Development, VI(I):33-41. (BANGLADESH)

Idowu, E.O. (2006) “The National Agricultural Land Development Programme in Nigeria: impact on farm incomes in Oyo and Osun states”, FAO Land Reform, Land Settlement and Cooperatives 2006/2:85-94. (Rome, ITALY)

Alimi, T., E.O. Idowu, O.I. Baruwa, O.O. Olubode-Awosola and O.C. Ajewole (2007) “Organic and Inorganic Fertilizers for Vegetable Production under Tropical Conditions”, Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development, (1): 120-136. (SWAZILAND)

Idowu, E.O. and A.T. Adesiyan (2007) “Efficiency of sawmill industry in the rain forest zone of Osun State” Ife Journal of Agriculture, 22(1): 49-55. (NIGERIA)

Idowu, E.O., O. Alawode, T. Alimi and R. Kassali (2007) “Analysis of Agricultural Land Market in Ondo State of Nigeria”, Bowen Journal of Agriculture, 4(1): 76-93. (NIGERIA)

Idowu, E.O., T. Alimi, A.A. Tijani and C.N. Okobi (2007) “Profitability and Resource Use Efficiency in Fluted Pumpkin”, International Journal of Vegetable Science,13(1): 73-84. (USA)

Kassali, R. and E.O. Idowu (2007) “Economics of Onion Storage under Tropical Conditions” International Journal of Vegetable Science, 13(1): 85-97. (USA)

Idowu E.O. (2007) “Land Conflict Management under a Tree Cropping System: The Case of Theobroma cacao in Southwestern Nigeria, Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution, 8(1): 143-158. (USA)

Idowu E.O., D.A. Osuntogun and O. Oluwasola (2007) “Effects of market deregulation on cocoa (Theobroma cacao) production in Southwest Nigeria”, African Journal of Agricultural Research, 2(9): 429-434. (UGANDA) (

Idowu E.O. and O.O. Alawode (2007) “Developing an Agricultural Land Market under Customary Tenure Systems in Nigeria”, Bowen Journal of Agriculture, 4(2): 123-137. (NIGERIA)

Oluwasola, O.; E.O. Idowu and D.A. Osuntogun (2008) “Increasing agricultural household incomes through rural-urban linkages in Nigeria, African Journal of Agricultural Research, 3(8): 566-573 (UGANDA) (

Alimi, T.; M.B. Masuku; A.A. Tijani and E.O. Idowu (2008) “Resource Use Status and Technical Efficiency of Beekeepers in Oyo State”, Ife Journal of Agriculture, 23(1): 68-85. (NIGERIA)

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