2 edition of Labour strategies among smallholders producing perennial tree crops in Ghana and Indonesia found in the catalog.
Labour strategies among smallholders producing perennial tree crops in Ghana and Indonesia
Includes bibliographical references (p. 55-56).
|Series||NRI socio-economic series -- 9.|
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|Pagination||56 p. :|
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The paper draws on fieldwork data collected over several years among coffee smallholder farmers in EHP, cocoa smallholders in ENBP and oil palm smallholders in WNBP.
1 In each field site, cash has. Labour Strategies Among Smallholders Producing Perennial Tree Crops in Ghana and Indonesia (SES9) Survival Strategies of Poor Women in Urban Africa: The Case of Zambia (SES10) iv.
Pineapple Production and Labor Relations in the Peri-Urban Niels (). ‘Transnational Sourcing Practices in Ghana’s Perennial Crop Sectors’, Journal of Agrarian Change Ellen Payongayong, and J.B. Aidoo (). ‘Land Tenure and the Management of Land and Trees: the Case of Customary Land Tenure Areas of Ghana Author: Aya Suzuki.
institutions . Thus, modernizing agriculture in Ghana seems to also suggest the promotion of commercial agriculture particularly among smallholder farmers who tend to be more subsistence oriented. In considering the commercialization of smallholder agriculture in Ghana, certain key questions become relevant.
The objective of this paper is to assess the poverty-reducing potential of smallholder agriculture in Zambia, in light of suggested public actions. Several analytical techniques are used to examine the opportunities and constraints facing typical smallholders.
These includeFile Size: KB. Analysis of Technical Efficiency among Smallholder Farmers in Kisii County, Kenya Increasing agricultural productivity can also be achieved through smallholder agriculture realized through key institutions in agriculture, livestock, forestry and wildlife, increasing productivity of crops, livestock and tree cover, improving market Author: Nyariki I.
Kiprop, Bett K. Hillary, Patience Mshenga, Newton Nyairo. Indonesian smallholder oil palm generally yield much less than corporate plantations. We analysed a smallholder oil palm production system in West Sumatra which outperformed its nucleus estate.
intensiﬁcation and the African smallholder farmer B 1 Vanlauwe1, D Coyne1, J Gockowski2, S Hauser3, J Huising3, C Masso, G Nziguheba1, M Schut4 and P Van Asten5 Sub-Saharan Africa needs to produce more food, feed, and ﬁber to support its growing population and intensiﬁcation of smallholder agriculture is a crucial component of any.
Cocoa is not the only `shifting perennial crop'. During the twentieth century, rubber supplies have moved from Amazonia to Asia and oil palm from Africa to Asia.
Brazilian and Côte d'Ivoire coffee also hide shifts of production from one region to another within each country. Smallholder Agriculture in East Africa: Trends, Constraints and Opportunities (1) Adeleke Salami, Abdul B.
Kamara and Zuzana Brixiova _____ AFRICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK GROUP Working Paper No. April (1) Adeleke Salami, Abdul B. Kamara, Zuzana Brixiova are Research Economist, Research Division Manager andFile Size: KB. 98 production systems. The main labour force is the family, with labour groups organised among 99 neighbours for some activities (such as the copra harvest).
The farming system is based on a combination of perennial cash crops and annual or pluri-annual food crops. Agroforestry. Smallholder Agroforestry Fruit Production in Lampung, Indonesia: Horticultural Strategies for Smallholder Livelihood Enhancement J.M. Roshetko1,a and P. Purnomosidhi2 1 Winrock International and International Centre for Research in Agroforestry (ICRAF), PO BoxBogor,Indonesia.
The key determinants of commercialization among tomato farmers are land productivity and labour productivity. Similarly, the main determinants of commercialization among pineapple smallholder.
Agro-Science Journal of Tropical Agriculture, Food, Environment and Extension Volume 15 Number 3 (September ) pp. 7 - 12 ISSN LABOUR PRODUCTIVITY AND RESOURCE USE EFFICIENCY AMONGST SMALLHOLDER COCOA FARMERS IN ABIA STATE, NIGERIA Obike, K.C., Idu, M.A. and Aigbokie, : K.C.
Obike, M.A. Idu, S.O. Aigbokie. traditional rubber and incomes among smallholder rubber farmers in Indonesia. However, the adoption of new technology was low and the reasons for these were still unclear. This study explores how smallholder farmers in Indonesia adopt new technology.
Rubber Agroforestry System (RAS) introduced mainly by International Centre for. The effectiveness of extension services provided by OPIC for the production of oil palm to smallholder growers in Hoskins, West New Britain Province Mendano, Senny Kapia () In Papua New Guinea, oil palm is regarded as a crop with great economic importance and is now the dominant export cash crop in terms of export by: TREE CROP FARMING SYSTEM Characteristics of the system.
The backbone of this farming system is tree crop production, notably cocoa, robusta coffee, oil palm and rubber. Food crops are often interplanted between tree crops. Roots and tubers (cassava, yam and cocoyam) are the main staples; tree crops and off-farm activities are the main source.The oil palm (Elæis guineensis Jacq.) is a perennial tree crop of the Arecaceae family (Rieger ).
It is native to the countries bordering the Gulf of Guinea (Hoyle and Levang ), with the main belts running through the southern latitudes of Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and into the equatorial region of Angola.