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Fertilizer use optimization in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Description

This book contains 17 chapters providing details on decision tools that use linear programming to determine recommendations specific to a farmer's context intended to maximize profit from fertilizer use in sub-saharan Africa. Chapter 1 and 2 discusses the principles and approach, and spatial analysis of fertilizer use optimization, respectively. Chapter 3 covers integrated soil fertility management in sub-Saharan Africa. Further, Chapters 4 to 16 explore optimizing fertilizer use within an integrated soil fertility management framework in countries in sub-Saharan Africa, including: Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mali, Malawi, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. Finally, Chapter 17 describes the process of enabling fertilizer use optimization in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Book Chapters

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 9) Fertilizer use optimization: principles and approach. Author(s): Kaizzi, K. C. Mohammed Beshir Mohammed Nouri, M.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 20) Spatial analysis for optimization of fertilizer use. Author(s): Wortmann, C. S. Milner, M. Gebreyesus Brhane Tesfahunegn
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 25) Integrated soil fertility management in sub-Saharan Africa. Author(s): Nalivata, P. Kibunja, C. Mutegi, J. Tetteh, F. Tarfa, B. Dicko, M. K. Ouattara, K. Cyamweshi, R. A. Nouri, M. K. Bayu, W. Wortmann, C. S.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 40) Optimizing fertilizer use within an integrated soil fertility management framework in Burkina Faso. Author(s): Ouattara, K. Serme, I. Bandaogo, A. A. Ouedraogo, S. Sohoro, A. Gnankambary, Z. Youl, S. Yaka, P. Pare, T.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 52) Optimizing fertilizer use within an integrated soil fertility management framework in Ethiopia. Author(s): Negash Demissie Israel Bekele
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 67) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Ghana. Author(s): Tetteh, F. M. Quansah, G. W. Frempong, S. O. Nurudeen, A. R. Atakora, W. K. Opoku, G.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 82) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Kenya. Author(s): Kibunja, C. N. Ndungu-Magiroi, K. W. Wamae, D. K. Mwangi, T. J. Nafuma, L. Koech, M. N. Ademba, J. Kitonyo, E. M.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 100) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Mali. Author(s): Dicko, M. Koné, M. Traoré, L. Diakité, C. H. Kamissoko, N. Sidibé, B. Kouyaté, Z. Sogodogo, D. Dioni, L. Konaré, H. Gakou, A.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 113) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Malawi. Author(s): Nalivata, P. C. Munthali, M. W. Makumba, W. I. Mbewe, E. Manase, H.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 125) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Mozambique. Author(s): Maria, R. Americano, J. Matusso, J. Gundana, C.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 136) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Niger. Author(s): Nouri, M. Garba, M. Wortmann, C. S.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 148) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Nigeria. Author(s): Dawi, T. B. Yoila, A. I. Kayode, D. C. Lucky, A. U. Shero, I. A. Alhaji, Y. A. Abdu, N. Tawa, A. T. Raymond, B. P. Marinus, U. E. Haratu, D. Ogbodo, U. O.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 164) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Rwanda. Author(s): Cyamweshi, A. R. Kayumba, J. Nabahungu, N. L.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 176) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Tanzania. Author(s): Senkoro, C. J. Ley, G. J. Marandu, A. E. Wortmann, C. Mzimbiri, M. Msaky, J. Umbwe, R. Lyimo, S. D.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 193) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility in Uganda. Author(s): Kayuki, K. C. Angella, N. Musisi, K. F.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 210) Optimizing fertilizer use within the context of integrated soil fertility management in Zambia. Author(s): Gondwe, B. Nkonde, D.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 220) Enabling fertilizer use optimization in sub-Saharan Africa. Author(s): Rware, H. Kaizzi, K. C. Senkoro, C. J. Bayu, W. Oduor, G. Watiti, J.

Book details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583, USA.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2017
  • ISBN
  • 9781786392046
  • Record Number
  • 20173151780