Agriculture has been
the topmost priority of every successive administration Nigeria. This is due to
the fact that the extent of development of a nation is also measured interims
of the quality and quantity of food available to her people. Though the
struggle at improving food status has been on course before intendance. It
reminds us of 1959, when the western government grated agriculture land mark
and sent a representative to Israel who brought the form settlement scheme
modeled after the Israel Mosheim. As a result other regional government
embraced the idea and established form settlement various part of their region.
But due to the discovery of crude oil that led to the temporary abandonment of
primary production of food by the government there was a negative attitude
toward farming and rapid pursuit of quick money led to drastic drop in
production, there Nigeria stated importing foods from developed countries which
brought a great set back to over economy. The factor that led to the fall of
farm facilities such as improper construction of residential, lack of maintains
Table of content
List of table/
Aim and objective of
Limitation of the
to the body of knowledge
3.1 Case study one shonga farm centre
3.4 Case Study Two (Obasanjo Farm Iseyin)
3.5 Site Location
3.6 Case Study Three(Obasanjo Farm Ota) Site location
4.3 Site location
5.1 Design criteria
5.2 Brief analysis
(client/ users requirement
methodology and materials
Farm Settlement is
modern village where building were erected for farmer with different
infrastructural amenities such electricity, school, Hospital for purpose of
The board aim of farm
settlement embraces all the productive occupations of man in which he works
with nature s in order to make his plant and animal grow better , so that they
may products, which he harvests.
A farmer plants his
crops at the beginning of the rainy season and lets than grow with the rains,
but he may plant tree to check the fprce
of the wind or build shed to protect his animals from harsh weather conditions,
a farmer grows his plants and animals with the
express purposed of harvesting them. It is clean from the above that any
treatment of farming should including growing crops and rearing livestock.
BACKGROUND OF THE STUDY
Something collect the
farm settlement Revolution, was the world’s first historically verifiable
revolution in agriculture. It was the wide scale transition of many human
cultures from a life style of hunting and gathering to one of agriculture and
settlement which supported an increasingly large population.
revolution involved far more than the adoption of a limited set of food
producing techniques during the next millennia it would Trans form the small
and mobile groups of hunter gathers that had hither to dominate. Sedentary
societies based in built up villages and towns, which radically modified their
natural environment by means of specialized food crop cultivated (e.g.
irrigation and food storage technologies that allowed expensive surplus food
OF STATE FACING FARM SETTLEMENT
There are many problem
facing farm settlement today’s world these problem include:
The migrations of
young people which can leave the area in question with an ageing population,
which can infect harm the area because the area can deteriorate without the
input of new generations. Farm settlement.
In many farm
settlement area, there is very high dependence of agriculture most of the terms
as their main source of income and this can also be attributed to the low level
of basic and manufacturing industry.
Finally a very
important problem facing farm settlement is the lack of investment being put
into these areas without investment many farms and business can die and this
would leave the town community in an even worse states.
The motivation behind
investment in research and development come from a commitment to the
development of a world leading, sustainable and profitable aquaculture industry
injecting in as well as the families commitment to the social and economic
welfare of their community significant contribution rural sector investment.
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