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Essays on Agricultural Production, Risk, and Productivity

Publication Date: February, 2015

This dissertation takes two different research perspectives to address the central theme of agricultural production and productivity.

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Atlas of African Agriculture Research & Development: Revealing Agriculture's Place in Africa

Publication Date: January, 2014

The Atlas of African Agriculture Research & Development presents a broad range of geospatial data that relate to strategic agriculture policy, investment, and planning issues.

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CGIAR Research Program on Dryland Systems

Publication Date: January, 2014

This map shows the distribution of dryland agricultural production systems in Africa.

[Ethiopia] Agricultural Sample Survey 2011/2012 (2004 E.C.) (September-December, 2011), Volume IV, Report on Land Utilization (Private Peasant Holdings, Meher Season)

Publication Date: May, 2012

The range of data items that the 2011/12 (2012 E.C) Agricultural Main season survey dealt with included land use area (crop area, fallow land, grazing land, wood land and other land use).

Climate Risk Management Through Sustainable Land Management in Sub-Saharan Africa

Publication Date: September, 2011

Empirical evidence has shown that farmers can adapt to climate change by using sustainable land and water management (SLWM) practices that provide local mitigation benefits, reducing or offsetting the negative effects of climate change at the level of the plot, farm, or even landscape. However, adaptation to climate change using SLWM practices in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) remains low. This study was conducted to examine the impact of government policies on adaptation to climate change.

[Ethiopia] Agricultural Sample Survey 2007/2008 (2000 E.C.) (September - December, 2007) Volume 4, Report on Land Utilization (Private Peasant Holdings, Meher Season)

Publication Date: July, 2008

This report comprises three parts. Part I contains the objectives of the annual survey. Part II deals with coverage of the survey, sample design, field organization and method of data collection and Part III includes summary of the results.

[Madagascar] Recensement de L'Agriculture (RA) Campagne Agricole 2004-2005, Tome III, Parcelles et Superficies des Cultures

Publication Date: October, 2007

This report from the 2004/2005 Census of Agriculture for Madagascar covers crop production.

[Tanzania] National Sample Census of Agriculture 2002/2003: Volume IV: Gender Profile of Smallholder Rural Agriculture Population in Tanzania Mainland

Publication Date: July, 2007

This thematic report covers the gender profile for the agriculture sector in Tanzania for crops at national and regional levels.

[Tanzania] National Sample Census of Agriculture 2002/2003: Volume VI, Large Scale Commercial Farms in Tanzania Mainland

Publication Date: July, 2007

This report provides detailed description of the state of large farms in Tanzania for the agriculture year 1st October 2002 to 30th September 2003.

[Tanzania] National Sample Census of Agriculture 2002/2003: Small Holder Agriculture, Volume II: Crop Sector - National Report

Publication Date: June, 2006

At the end of the 2002/03 Agriculture Year, the National Bureau of Statistics and the Office of the Chief Government Statistician in Zanzibar conducted the Agriculture Sample Census for 2002/2003. For the crop sub-sector, the census collected detailed data on all annual and permanent crops.

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