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Institutions and the African farmer
Getting African agriculture moving is the most complex and demanding task facing policy makers, agricultural scientists, and donors over the coming 25 years. This publication, based on the text of a presentation given at ...
Food security, sweet potato production, and proximity to markets in northern Ghana
(Canadian Science Publishing, 2017)
Debates concerning how to achieve food security tend to fall into one of two camps. The first is that high-technology, market-oriented approaches promise to enhance agricultural productivity and improve food security. The ...
Invisible hands, indigenous knowledge, and inevitable fads: Challenges to public sector agricultural research in Ghana
Support for public sector agricultural research in developing countries is declining. At the same time, many donors feel that alternative institutions will be able to Perform the functions traditionally reserved for the ...
Maize research and development in Pakistan
This report reviews maize research and development in Pakistan over the past 30 years. The role, economic importance, principal production environments, trends in production, area and yields, marketing and price trends for ...
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