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economics of vegetable and fodder production in the tropics

A. M. El Hadari

economics of vegetable and fodder production in the tropics

a case study of Khartoum Province, Sudan.

by A. M. El Hadari

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Published by [s.n.] in [s.l.] .
Written in English


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At head of title: Department of Rural Economy, Faculty of Agriculture.

SeriesDepartmental research bulletin -- no.24
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Open LibraryOL14505053M

Farmer’s Handbook on Basic Agriculture. The book contains six chapters, each focusing on a particular topic. The first chapter, “General conditions (INM) for efficient, economic and sustainable production of crops. The third chapter of the book is about Pest Management, and focuses on enhancing the awareness of and. Tropical Economics By Solomon M. Hsiang and Kyle C. Meng⇤ Many economists have observed that wealth is systematically lower in the tropics than elsewhere (Sala-i Martin, ; Nord-haus, ). Determining why this is re-mains a major puzzle. Leading hypothe-ses include, inter alia, the tropics’s dis-ease burden (Gallup, Sachs and Mellinger.

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The main objective of this text is to provide concise information on vegetable crops grown in tropical regions which will be of use to students, extension service staff and research workers who wish to enlarge their knowledge of the range of food crops available for growing in the tropics and the techniques which can be applied to increase the level of production of these crops. ECONOMICS OF VEGETABLE PRODUCTION CHAPTER ONE INTRODUCTION Background of the Study In Nigeria, vegetable crops are produced in different agro ecological zones through commercial as well as small scale farmers both as a source of income as well as food. However, the type is limited to few crops and production is concentrated to some pocket areas.


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