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Appropriate technologies for farmers in semi-arid West Africa

Author: Herbert W Ohm; Joseph Gilbert Nagy; Purdue University. International Programs in Agriculture.
Publisher: West Lafayette, Ind. : International Programs in Agriculture, Purdue University, 1985.
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Appropriate technologies for farmers in semi-arid West Africa.
West Lafayette, Ind. : International Programs in Agriculture, Purdue University, 1985
(OCoLC)1021783124
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Herbert W Ohm; Joseph Gilbert Nagy; Purdue University. International Programs in Agriculture.
OCLC Number: 13392707
Description: 359 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Soil tillage and water conservation in semi-arid West Africa / R Nicou (24 p.). --
Soil preparation in the Sudan-sahelian zone : prospects and constraints / P Dugue (21 p.). --
Water and soil conservation by farmers / Peter Wright (7 p.). --
Complementary effects of tied ridging and fertilization with cultivation by hand and donkey and ox traction / Herbert W Ohm (13 p.). --
Food crop fertilization and soil fertility : the IRAT experience / Christian Pieri (26 p.). --
Agronomic and economic evaluation of alternative phosphate fertilizer sources in Niger / Andre Bationo (13 p.). Prospects and problems of using soil testing for adoption of fertilizer use in Ekiti-Akoko agricultural development project area / Akinola A Agboola (13 p.). --
Development of sorghum varieties in West Africa / J Chantereau (8 p.). --
Role of adaptive research in technology adoption : the case of mangrove swamp rice farmers of West Africa / Kwame Prakah Asante (9 p.). --
Critical review of objectives, methods and progress to date in sorghum and millet improvement : a case study of ICRISAT/Burkina Faso / Peter Matlon (25 p.). --
Production systems in lower Casamance and strategies adopted by farmers for the water shortage / Joshua Posner (25 p.). Improved sorghum production technology in northern Nigeria / Thomas A Banta (14 p.). --
Crop associations in the semi-arid tropics of West Africa : research strategies past and future / L.K Fussell (18 p.). --
Improved mixed maize-cotton production technology for the small scale farmer in the northern Guinea Savanna zone of Nigeria / Samm Bbuyemusoke (13 p.). --
Cereals-cowpea associations in Burkina Faso / Joseph G Nagy (11 p.). --
Development of mixed cropping technologies in northern Ghana / L Diehl (9 p.). --
Variety development for association cropping / N Muleba (9 p.). --
Livestock in the agropastoral systems of the sahel-soudanian and soudano-sahelian type : problems of technical change / G Serpantie (13 p.). --
Profitability of animal traction : field study in Burkina Faso / W Jaeger (17 p.). --
Research strategy to develop appropriate agricultural technologies for small farm development in Sub-Saharan Africa / S.C Spencer (18 p.). --
Development and evaluation of new systems of agricultural production : some field and model results from Burkina Faso for tied ridges and fertilization / John H Sanders (12 p.). --
Food consumption analysis and related parameters for Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso / Kimseyinga Sawadogo (13 p.).
Responsibility: editors, Herbert W. Ohm and Joseph G. Nagy.

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