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Impact of urea price change on the economic optimum level of N fertilizer use in HYV rice and its yield in Bangladesh
(Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh, 2017-12-04)
The study estimates the impact of change in urea price on the economic optimum level of N fertilizer use in HYV rice and its yield in Bangladesh using a large set of experimental data of BRRI from 15 regions covering an ...
Climate Change Response at the Farm Level: A Review of Farmers’ Awareness and Adaptation Strategies in Developing Countries
This paper provides an overview of farmers’ awareness and a typology of adaptation strategies undertaken in order to combat climate change at the farm-level in developing countries. The review suggests that the extent to ...
Agroecological, climatic, land elevation and socio-economic determinants of pesticide use at the farm level in Bangladesh
© 2015 Elsevier B.V. This study examines the influence of agroecology, climate, land elevation and socio-economic factors on pesticide use at the farm level using a large survey data of 2083 farms from 17 districts covering ...
Six Decades of Total Factor Productivity Change and Sources of Growth in Bangladesh Agriculture (1948–2008)
This study applies the Färe–Primont index to calculate total factor productivity (TFP) indices for agriculture in 17 regions of Bangladesh covering a 61-year period (1948–2008). It decomposes the TFP index into six finer ...
Determinants of Livelihood Choices: An Empirical Analysis from Rural Bangladesh
The study identifies socio-economic determinants of livelihood choices of rural households in Bangladesh (4,195 households from 139 villages) by applying a multinomial logit model of occupational choice and a multivariate ...
Determinants of crop diversity in the regions of Bangladesh (1990-2008)
© 2014 Department of Geography, National University of Singapore and Wiley Publishing Asia Pty Ltd. The paper measures the level of crop diversity and identifies factors influencing diversification using a panel data of ...
Tracing the impact of market reform on productivity growth of rice at the farm level in Bangladesh
(Taylor & Francis, 2014-06-02)
Whether crop diversification is energy efficient: An empirical analysis from Bangladesh
This study examines whether crop diversification provides economy in energy use and improves technical energy efficiency using a large survey data of 2,075 farms from 20 sub-districts of 17 districts in Bangladesh by ...