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Measuring Efficiencies and Slack in the Production of Indigenous Vegetables in Southwestern, Nigeria


  • Adelekun, Christianah
  • Ayanwale, Adeolu


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  • Adelekun, Christianah & Ayanwale, Adeolu, 2021. "Measuring Efficiencies and Slack in the Production of Indigenous Vegetables in Southwestern, Nigeria," 2021 Conference, August 17-31, 2021, Virtual 315139, International Association of Agricultural Economists.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:iaae21:315139
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.315139

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