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Land and livelihoods: The politics of land reform in southern Africa
(Brighton, U.K.: Kensington Press, 2003)
This article examines the politics of land in southern Africa and, in particular, current processes of land reform in Mozambique, South Africa and Zimbabwe. It argues that, despite the considerable attention given to land ...
Developing improved dryland cropping systems for maize in semi-arid Tanzania. Part 1: Experimental evidence for the benefits of rainwater harvesting
(Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2003)
Farmers in the southern Kilimanjaro region of Tanzania have a strong preference for maize as their staple crop and have resisted attempts to introduce sorghum as an alternative in spite of the high drought risk associated ...
Agroecology, scaling and interdisciplinarity
(Elsevier B.V., 2003)
Based on a review of its history, its present structure and its objective in the future, agroecology is defined as an integrative discipline that includes elements from agronomy, ecology, sociology and economics. Agroecology's ...
The rice-wheat consortium: An institutional innovation in international agricultural research on the rice-wheat cropping systems of the Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP)
(The Rice-Wheat Consortium of the Indo-Gangetic Plains (RWC), 2003)
The review of the Rice-Wheat Consortium for the Indo-Gangetic Plains (RWC) was undertaken at the request of the Regional Steering Committee (RSC) of the RWC. ... The goal of the review was to determine the changes in ...
Knowledge for Development
This website, established by the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), serves as an open forum for professionals, stakeholders, policy makers, farmers, and researchers in the field of agriculture ...