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IMPACT: Generic household-level databases and diagnostics tools for integrated crop-livestock systems analysis


  • Herrero, M.
  • Gonzalez-Estrada, E.
  • Thornton, P.K.
  • Quiros, C.
  • Waithaka, M.M.
  • Ruiz, R.
  • Hoogenboom, G.


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  • Herrero, M. & Gonzalez-Estrada, E. & Thornton, P.K. & Quiros, C. & Waithaka, M.M. & Ruiz, R. & Hoogenboom, G., 2007. "IMPACT: Generic household-level databases and diagnostics tools for integrated crop-livestock systems analysis," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 92(1-3), pages 240-265, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:agisys:v:92:y:2007:i:1-3:p:240-265

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