What Makes Agricultural Intensification Profitable for Mozambican Smallholders? An Appraisal of the Inputs Subsector and the 1996/97 DNER/SG2000 Program, Volume I: Summary

This report summarizes an appraisal of input utilization and marketing in Mozambique, focusing on the following research questions: (1) what are current smallholder yields for major commodities, and what is the potential for increasing yields through the use of improved technologies? (2) to what extent are improved technologies already being used by smallholders, and is the use of improved technologies profitable? (3) how are improved seeds, fertilizer and pesticides currently produced and distributed? and (4) what are the key constraints and opportunities for increasing the use of improved technologies by smallholders?


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Issue Date:
1998
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/56029
Total Pages:
20
JEL Codes:
Q18
Note:
Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Directorate of Economics, Republic of Mozambique
Series Statement:
Research Report
31E




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