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Cover for Can small still be beautiful? Moving local sweetpotato seed systems to scale in sub-Saharan Africa.

In sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), a range of farmer-based practices for the conservation and multiplication of sweetpotato planting material has evolved. In bimodal rainfall areas, sequential planting ensures that a ware crop is in the ground for most of the year, and vines are harvested from one crop...

Author(s)
McEwan, M.; Almekinders, C.; Abidin, P. E.; Andrade, M.; Carey, E. E.; Gibson, R. W.; Naico, A.; Namanda, S.; Schulz, S.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644202)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Communication approaches for sustainable management of banana Xanthomonas wilt in East and Central Africa.

The East and Central African region has been devastated by a banana Xanthomonas wilt epidemic caused by Xanthomonas campestris pv. musacearum. Xanthomonas wilt is widespread in Uganda, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo), Rwanda, Kenya and Tanzania, and has been confirmed as present in...

Author(s)
Tinzaara, W.; Karamura, E.; Blomme, G.; Jogo, W.; Ocimati, W.; Kubiriba, J.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781780642314)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Water competition, variability and river basin governance: a critical analysis of the Great Ruaha River, Tanzania.

This chapter analyses historical irrigation and river basin developments and narratives to demonstrate particular dimensions of water competition in the Great Ruaha River basin in southern Tanzania. Three interrelated scalar and emergent dynamic behaviours identified revealed as a part of basin...

Author(s)
Lankford, B. A.; Tumbo, S.; Rajabu, K.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935382)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Participation in agricultural research planning.

Participation in agricultural research planning can improve the relevance, representativeness, equity insight and ownership of the research process. The different types of participation are reviewed and factors affecting the quality of results are outlined including choice of type of stakeholders...

Author(s)
Sperling, L.; Ashby, J.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851994017)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Some dimensions of the organization of FSR.

This chapter has three contributions looking at different dimensions of the organization and management of farming systems research (FSR). The first contribution traces the history of the institutionalization of FSR in Tanzania and concludes with an analysis of the reasons for the slow progress....

Author(s)
Stroud, A.
ISBN
2000 CABI (H ISBN 9780851994055)
Type
Book chapter

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