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Agricultural, Off-Farm, Migration, and Social Protection Strategies to Increase Rural Household Resilience to Rainfall Shocks in Sub-Saharan Africa
Presented at the Spring Seminar Series at the Global Forum on Urban and Regional Resilience, Blacksburg, VA, 2016-04-07. Presented at the AGRA side session of the12th CAADP Partnership Platform, Accra, Ghana, 2016-04-12.
RTB and the rural transformation
Presentation to working group on assessment of impact for the Roots, Tubers, and Bananas Consortium Research Program
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
Consumer Willingness to Pay for Environmental Production Attributes in Tomatoes: A Southeastern Consumer Survey
(Virginia Tech, 2014-02)
Direct-to-consumer sales accounted for roughly 18.27 percent of the total food sales in the United States (Low and Vogel 2011), and farmers’ markets increased by about 150.67 percent between 2002 and 2012 (U.S. Department ...
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 ...