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Exploring the potential of cassava in promoting agricultural growth in Nigeria
(German Institute for Agriculture in the Tropics and Subtropics (DITSL GmbH), 2016-05-30)
Cassava is one of the major food crops in Nigeria, with multiple uses from human consumption to industrial applications. This study explores the potential of cassava in Nigerian agriculture based on a review of cassava ...
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 ...
Marketing efficiency of cassava products in Delta State, Nigeria: A stochastic profit frontier approach
(Farm Management Association, UK, 2014-10-30)
Profitability and efficiency of cassava production at the farm-level in Delta State, Nigeria
(International Farm Management Association and Institute of Agricultural Management, 2014-07-01)
Exploring the potential and performance of maize production in Bangladesh
(Charlesworth Group, 2014-03-03)