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Perspectives on Agricultural Transformation

A View from Africa

by Isaac J. Minde

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Published by Nova Science Pub Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Africa - General,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Technology,
  • Africa,
  • Agricultural industries,
  • Agriculture,
  • Economic aspects,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsThomas S. Jayne (Editor), Gen Argwings-Kodhek (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12368455M
    ISBN 101590335368
    ISBN 109781590335369

    Rural Socio-Economic Transformation: Agrarian, Ecology, Communication and Community, Development Perspectives discusses many aspects of the social, economic, cultural, and ecological transformation of rural life in Indonesia, and is of interest to academics and policy makers interested or involved in these areas. AGRICULTURE IN AFRICA 3 Our continent has enormous potential, not only to feed itself and eliminate hunger and food insecurity, but also to be a major play -.

    1. Introduction. Despite the significant recovery and continued output growth recorded in the last two decades, African agriculture still scores low in terms of productivity, measured in yield levels, relative to other parts of the world (NEPAD, , Block, , Nin-Pratt et al., ).Further improving agricultural performance in the continent is clearly vital to improve food and nutrition Cited by:   The OECD Development Centre's Perspectives on Global Development examines the broad trends and policy issues currently affecting the developing world. Past editions have examined such topics as wealth shifting to the developing world, social cohesion in the light of the shift in global wealth, industrial policy, and boosting productivity.

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