THE IMPACT OF AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT ON THE ECONOMY OF NIGERIA
This study has attempted to measure the impact of agricultural output on economic growth. The study made use of secondary data from 1970-2004 sourced from various CBN publications and with the use of the ordinary least squares regression procedure, our estimates were determined. The empirical analysis carried out confirmed that agriculture has contributed positively to economic growth.
The model employed is adopted along the Robert Solow model based.