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Household-level determinants of adoption of improved natural resources management practices among smallholder farmers in western Kenya

  • Marenya, Paswel P.
  • Barrett, Christopher B.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Food Policy.

Volume (Year): 32 (2007)
Issue (Month): 4 (August)
Pages: 515-536

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