Agricultural Development

Agricultural Development and Economic Transformation: Promoting Growth with Poverty Reduction

Agricultural Development and Economic Transformation: Promoting Growth with Poverty Reduction By John W. Mellor
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 266 Pages | ISBN : 3319652583 | 3.79 MB

This book examines the role of agriculture in the economic transformation of developing low- and middle-income countries and explores means for accelerating agricultural growth and poverty reduction. In this volume, Mellor measures by household class the employment impact of alternative agricultural growth rates and land tenure systems, and impact on cereal consumption and food security.

Soils, Ecosystem Processes, and Agricultural Development  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 5, 2017
Soils, Ecosystem Processes, and Agricultural Development

Soils, Ecosystem Processes, and Agricultural Development: Tropical Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa by Shinya Funakawa
English | 2017 | ISBN: 4431564829 | 392 Pages | PDF | 20.7 MB

The main objective of this book is to integrate environmental knowledge observed in local agriculture, based on the understanding of soils science and ecology, and to propose possible technical solutions and a more integrated approach to tropical agriculture.
Sustainable Agricultural Development: Challenges and Approaches in Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries

Michel Petit, Etienne Montaigne, Fatima El Hadad-Gauthier, José María García Álvarez-Coque, Konstadinos Mattas, Samir Mili - Sustainable Agricultural Development: Challenges and Approaches in Southern and Eastern Mediterranean Countries
Published: 2015-05-19 | ISBN: 3319178121, 3319365665 | PDF | 334 pages | 9.03 MB
Indigenous Knowledge on the South African Landscape: Potentials for Agricultural Development?

Indigenous Knowledge on the South African Landscape: Potentials for Agricultural Development? by Tim & Vorster, Ineke Hart
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0796921628 | 51 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Aligned to the principle that development needs to start with what people know and build on their knowledge and experiences, the authors of this paper provide some examples of how important indigenous or local knowledge is to its users, different ways in which they use this knowledge, and the potential that indigenous knowledge has in some areas of agricultural development.

Genetically Modified Crops and Agricultural Development (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at Jan. 10, 2017
Genetically Modified Crops and Agricultural Development (repost)

Genetically Modified Crops and Agricultural Development by Matin Qaim
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1137405716, 1349561673 | 206 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB

Genetically Modified Crops and Agricultural Development  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at July 24, 2016
Genetically Modified Crops and Agricultural Development

Genetically Modified Crops and Agricultural Development by Matin Qaim
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1137405716, 1349561673 | 206 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB
Technological and Institutional Innovations for Marginalized Smallholders in Agricultural Development

Franz W. Gatzweiler, Joachim von Braun, "Technological and Institutional Innovations for Marginalized Smallholders in Agricultural Development"
2016 | ISBN-10: 3319257161 | 435 pages | PDF | 8 MB

Biotechnology and Agricultural Development  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 18, 2015
Biotechnology and Agricultural Development

Biotechnology and Agricultural Development: Transgenic Cotton, Rural Institutions and Resource-poor Farmers by Rob Tripp
English | 22 May 2009 | ISBN: 0415499631, 0415543843 | 299 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This book addresses the continuing controversy over the potential impact of genetically modified (GM) crops in developing countries.
Beyond the Green Revolution: The Ecology and Politics of Global Agricultural Development

Beyond the Green Revolution: The Ecology and Politics of Global Agricultural Development by Kenneth Dahlberg
English | 5 Oct. 2011 | ISBN: 1461329124 | 272 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book, which is the result of an intellectual odyssey, began as an attempt to explore and map the environmental and cross-cultural dimensions of the continuing spread of the green revolution-that package of high-yielding varieties of grain, fertilizers, irrigation, and pesticides that constitutes the core of modern industrial agriculture.

Economics of Agricultural Development, 2nd Edition (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Aug. 17, 2015
Economics of Agricultural Development, 2nd Edition (repost)

Economics of Agricultural Development, 2nd Edition by George W. Norton, Jeffrey Alwang, William A. Masters
English | ISBN 10: 0415492645 | 2010 | PDF | 480 pages | 7 MB