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Watershed-based natural resource management in small-scale agriculture: Sloped areas of the Andean Region
This presentation reports on the work of the SANREM CRSP long term research activity 3 (LTRA-3), "Watershed-based natural resource management (NRM) for small-scale agriculture."
Determinants of variety choice among potato growers in the Bolivian highlands
The objectives of the study discussed in this presentation are:
Watershed-based natural resource management in small-scale agriculture: Sloped areas of the Andean region
(Blacksburg, VA: Office of International Research, Education, and Development, Virginia Tech, 2009)
This presentation summarizes the long term research activities of the SANREM project "Watershed-based NRM for Small-scale Agriculture" from 2004-2009. Research findings highlight the role of national institutions such as ...
Measuring the impact of a large-scale urban water infrastructure investment in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Presentation to the Millennium Compact Commission, Washington, DC
Impact assessment of technological innovation and dissemination under the Consortium for Unfavourable Rice Environments (CURE) in Southeast Asia (SEA)
Presented at kickoff meeting of project partners at International Rice Research Institute Headquarters in Los Banos, Philippines
Child labor and household land holding: Theory and empirical evidence from Zimbabwe
Seminar presented to the program in graduate studies in Economics, South China Agricultural University. Sixty attendees
Linking Knowledge and Action in SANREM
This presentation discusses cross cutting research, consisting of case studies of how new knowledge leads to action for change. It includes case studies of four Long Term Research Award projects: spanning devolution of ...
Are potato markets gendered? An analysis of gender networks in the potato marketing chain in the Jatun Mayu watershed of Tiraque, Bolivia
Incomes from potato production are critical for the well-being and survival of many Andean farmers. These incomes depend on market access and ability to receive fair prices. Potato markets have existed in the area since ...
Assessment of nitrogen dynamics and cropping system sustainability in the Andean segion of South America with a new tool available for computers and smartphones
Implementation of best soil and water conservation practices will be key to addressing challenges we will confront in the 21st century. With challenges such as climate change and continued population growth, there is a ...
Contribuciones de ciencias económicas a la investigación agropecuaria
A presentation to general agricultural scientists about the use and abuse of economic analysis.