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Investing in Farmers--The Impacts of Farmer Field Schools in Relation to Integrated Pest Management

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  • Van den Berg, Henk & Jiggins, Janice, 2007. "Investing in Farmers--The Impacts of Farmer Field Schools in Relation to Integrated Pest Management," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 35(4), pages 663-686, April.
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