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Cover for Intensification of shifting cultivation.

This chapter discusses the various ways the system of shifting cultivation has been modified to make it a more intensive system of agriculture. Attempts to modify shifting cultivation include the integration of trees into farmlands to form agroforestry systems, enrichment of fallow vegetation with...

Author(s)
Aweto, A. O.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780640433)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Crisis and potential in smallholder food production - evidence from micro level.

Some of the farm-level factors that are crucial for intensified food crop production in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) is discussed. The current trends and indicators of intensification, including yield, total production per farm and consumption unit and sale of crops are also discussed, based on the...

Author(s)
Larsson, R.
ISBN
2005 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851999982)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Agricultural transformation and fertilizer use in the cereal-based systems of the Northern Guinea savannah, Nigeria.

Fertilizer purchase and distribution has always been a government activity in Nigeria. The evolution of fertilizer procurement and delivery systems in the country are discussed. A semi-log model is developed to estimate factors determining quantity of fertilizers used by farmers. Agricultural...

Author(s)
Manyong, V. M.; Makinde, K. O.; Ogungbile, A. G. O.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851995762)
Type
Book chapter

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