Progress And Problems In Promoting High External-Input Technologies In Sub-Saharan Africa: The Saskawa Global 2000 Experience In Ethiopia And Mozambique
AbstractCritics argue that high external input technologies are too costly for African farmers, and that pilot programs to promote them are economically unsustainable. This paper assesses Sasakawa-Global 2000 programs in Ethiopia and Mozambique; budgets, yield models and subsector analysis help explain the radically different country results and prognoses for sustainable adoption.
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- Howard, Julie A. & Kelly, Valerie A. & Maredia, Mywish K. & Stepanek, Julie & Crawford, Eric W., 1999. "Progress And Problems In Promoting High External-Input Technologies In Sub-Saharan Africa: The Sasakawa Global 2000 Experience In Ethiopia And Mozambique," 1999 Annual meeting, August 8-11, Nashville, TN 21570, American Agricultural Economics Association (New Name 2008: Agricultural and Applied Economics Association).
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- Kelly, Valerie A., 2005. "Farmers' Demand for Fertilizer in Sub-Saharan Africa," Staff Papers 11612, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
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