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Irrigated urban vegetable production in Ghana: characteristics, benefits and risks

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  • Obuobie, Emmanuel
  • Keraita, Bernard
  • Danso, George
  • Amoah, Philip
  • Cofie, Olufunke O.
  • Raschid-Sally, Liqa
  • Drechsel, Pay
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    This book is provided by International Water Management Institute in its series IWMI Books with number 137958 and published in 2006.

    Handle: RePEc:ags:iwmibo:137958

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    Keywords: Urban agriculture; Vegetables; Lettuces; Environmental effects; Malaria; Sanitation; Waste waters; Wastewater treatment; Water quality; Irrigation practices; Pesticides; Health; Risks; Agribusiness; Agricultural and Food Policy; Agricultural Finance; Environmental Economics and Policy; Health Economics and Policy; Resource /Energy Economics and Policy; Risk and Uncertainty;

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    Cited by:
    1. Qadir, M. & Wichelns, D. & Raschid-Sally, L. & McCornick, P.G. & Drechsel, P. & Bahri, A. & Minhas, P.S., 2010. "The challenges of wastewater irrigation in developing countries," Agricultural Water Management, Elsevier, vol. 97(4), pages 561-568, April.
    2. Victor Owusu & John-Eudes Bakang & Robert Abaidoo & Modeste Kinane, 2012. "Perception on untreated wastewater irrigation for vegetable production in Ghana," Environment, Development and Sustainability, Springer, vol. 14(1), pages 135-150, February.
    3. Abdulai, Awudu & Owusu, Victor & Bakang, John-Eudes A., 2011. "Adoption of safer irrigation technologies and cropping patterns: Evidence from Southern Ghana," Ecological Economics, Elsevier, vol. 70(7), pages 1415-1423, May.
    4. Probst, Lorenz & Houedjofonon, Elysée & Ayerakwa, Hayford Mensah & Haas, Rainer, 2012. "Will they buy it? The potential for marketing organic vegetables in the food vending sector to strengthen vegetable safety: A choice experiment study in three West African cities," Food Policy, Elsevier, vol. 37(3), pages 296-308.

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