Tag: Malawi.

Production risks and food security under alternative technology choices in Malawi: application of a multinomial endogenous switching regression

Published in Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2014. Kassie, M.; Adefris Teklewold; Marenya, P.; Jaleta Debello Moti; Erenstein, O. Employing nationally representative data, we investigate the impact of Sustainable Intensification Practices (SIPs) on farm households’ food security, downside risk...

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Adoption potential of Conservation Agriculture practices in Sub-Saharan Africa: Results from five case studies

Published in Environmental Management, 2013 Ndah, H.T.; Schuler, J.; Uthes, S.; Zander, P.; Traore, K.; Gama, M.-S.; Nyagumbo, I.; Triomphe, B.; Sieber, S.; Corbeels, M. Despite the reported benefits of conservation agriculture (CA), its wider up-scaling in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has remained fairly...

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From adoption claims to understanding farmers and contexts: A literature review of Conservation Agriculture (CA) adoption among smallholder farmers in southern Africa

Published in Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 2013 Andersson, J.A.; D’Souza, S. This literature review of Conservation Agriculture (CA) adoption among smallholder farmers in southern Africa (Malawi, Zambia and Zimbabwe) analyses the historical background of the upsurge in CA promotion,...

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