Publications
Adedoyin, S.F., Torimiro, D.O. and Adeiga, A.F. (1997): Present interest and future aspiration in farming: A case of school based farmer’s children club in Ago-Iwoye, Nigeria. Nigeria: Journal of Agricultural Extension. Vol.1. Pp 17 – 20.

Adedoyin S.F., Torimiro, D.O. and M.F.O. Jaji (1998): Rural infrastructure and social amenities requirement of farmers’ children in Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State. The Nigeria Journal of Rural Sociology Vol. 2. Pp. 29-32.

Torimiro, D.O., Alao, J.A. and Fapojuwo, O.E (1999): Relationship between socio-economic characteristics of farmers and adoption of improved agricultural technologies in Ogun State, Nigeria. The Nigerian Rural Sociologists. Vol. 3. Pp. 44-51.

Adedoyin, S.F.; Akinyemi, J.O., Torimiro, D.O. and Odusote, M.O. (1999): Farm mechanization needs of rural farmers in Ogun State, Nigeria, International Journal of Tropical Agriculture 17 (1-4): 97-102.

Adedoyin, S.F. Agunbiade, J.B., Torimiro, D.O. and Fagbenro, (2000): Peri-urban horticulture business: A new focus for extension service toward promoting economic recovery in Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Horticultural Science.Vol.4.pp1-4.

Torimiro, D.O. and Laogun, E.A (2000): Motivational factors for youth participation in rural leadership development activities in Ogun State, Nigeria. Nigeria: Journal of Agricultural Extension. Vol. 4, 2000. Pp28-35. .

Torimiro, D.O. and Lawal, B.O. (2001): Rural children and household food security activities in Ijebu area of Ogun State, Nigeria. Nigeria: Moor Journal of Agricultural Research. Vol. 2, No. 1. pp.70-74.

Torimiro, D.O., Lawal, B.O. and A. Agbelemoge (2002): Comparative study of cooperative and non-cooperative poultry farmers in Ijebu Division of Ogun State, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Rural Sociology Vol.3 Nos.1&2, April 2002. pp.33-42.

Torimiro, D.O. (2002): Inaugurating a global rural youth development network: A participant preliminary experience from Herrsching workshop in Germany. South Africa: African Journal of Child and Youth Development. Vol. I (1) 2002, pp 14-22.

Torimiro, D.O.; E.A. Dionco-Adetayo and V.O. Okorie (2003): Children and involvement in animal rearing activities: a traditional occupation for sustainability of nomadic culture? U.K.: Early Child Development and Care. Vol.173 No 2-3, pp 185-192.

Adedoyin, S.F. and Torimiro, D.O. (2003): Integrating farm children into rural based economy inn Nigeria: The CIAP experience. Nigeria: Journal of Agricultural Management and Rural Development Vol.1, pp 120-136.

Torimiro, D.O. and Dionco-Adetayo, E.A. (2004): Children involvement in entrepreneurship in rural communities: An attitudinal analysis. U.K.: The international journal of technological innovation and entrepreneurship. Vol.25, Issue 6, pp 683-689.

Ajayi, A.O. and Torimiro, D.O. (2004): Perspectives on child abuse and labour: Global ethical ideals versus African cultural realities. U.K.: Early Child Development and Care. Vol. 174, No.2, pp. 183-191.

Torimiro, D.O., Malik, M. and O.D. Kolawole (2004): Perceived roles of African rural parents in child education and development. U.K.: Early Child Development and Care. Vol.174, Nos. 7-8 pp 721 – 731

Torimiro, D.O and Oluborode A. A. (2006): Towards Achieving Food Security in Africa: Meeting the Sustainable Needs of Crop Farm Youth in Southwest Nigeria. Pakistan: Journal of Applied Science Research 2(4):242-247

Torimiro, D.O and Oluborode A. A. (2006): Exploring Socio-economic Correlates of Production Needs for Enhancing Food Security through Farm Youth in Southwest Nigeria. Pakistan: Journal of Applied Science Research 2(5):248-255



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TORIMIRO, Dixon Olutade (Ph.D.), was Nigeria’s Federal Government Scholar, Laureate of the Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa’s (CODESRIA’s) Child and Youth Studies Institute-2004, Recipent of the CODESRIA’s grant for Multinational Working Group (MWG) on Citizenship and Identity in Contemporary Africa-2005, member of the College of Research Associates, United Nations University’s Institute of Natural Resources in Africa (UNU/INRA), currently an Associate Professor and acting Head, Department of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. Dr. Torimiro co-initiated the National Research and Development Network of Children and Youth in Agriculture Programme (CYIAP- Network) in Nigeria. His participation at the German Government’s sponsored 21st International Training Workshop for Rural Youth Leaders held in 2002, at the Bavarian Farmers’ Union Training Centre, in Herrsching, Germany under the patronship of the United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) led to the initiation of the African Centre for Rural Youth Empowerment (ACRYE) - his action plan for Nigeria. He is the Chairman, Board of trustees of the Centre. He belongs to many local and international professional associations, among which are the Agricultural Extension Society of Nigeria (AESON), Nigerian Rural Sociological Association (NRSA), International Rural Network (IRN), Scotland anda member of the Research Board of Advisors of the American Biographical Institute, Raleigh, USA. Dr. Torimiro is on the Editorial board of and reviewer to many local and international academic Journals. He has attended learned conferences locally and internationally.

Dr. Torimiro has published numerous articles related to child and youth studies in extension and rural development in reputable local and internationalacademic journals

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