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Climate Trends and Farmers’ Perceptions of Climate Change in Zambia


  • Mulenga, Brian P.
  • Wineman, Ayala


Despite some overlap between farmers’ observations and climate patterns found in the meteorological records, the meteorological data do not support the perception that is an increase in intra-season variability in rainfall. Therefore, a complete picture of climate change requires contributions from multiple knowledge systems.

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  • Mulenga, Brian P. & Wineman, Ayala, 2014. "Climate Trends and Farmers’ Perceptions of Climate Change in Zambia," Food Security Collaborative Policy Briefs 196827, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:midcpb:196827
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.196827

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    1. James Thurlow & Tingju Zhu & Xinshen Diao, 2012. "Current Climate Variability and Future Climate Change: Estimated Growth and Poverty Impacts for Zambia," Review of Development Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 16(3), pages 394-411, August.
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    1. Zulu-Mbata, Olipa & Chapoto, Antony & Hichaambwa, Munguzwe, 2016. "Determinants of Conservation Agriculture Adoption among Zambian Smallholder Farmers," Food Security Collaborative Working Papers 251855, Michigan State University, Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics.

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