Impact of science on African agriculture and food security

Challenges facing African agriculture — The role of impact assessment in evaluating agricultural investments in Eastern and Southern Africa — Economics of wheat research in Kenya — Impact of sorghum research and development in Zimbabwe — Ex-ante analysis of the sorghum and millet improvement program (SMIP) — Impact of pearl millet research and development in Namibia — Economic impact of maize research in Tanzania — Economic returns from livestock research and development in Tanzania: 1966-1995 — Impact of the Russian wheat aphid control program in South Africa — The impact of public investment in maize research in Kenya — Impact of maize technology development and transfer in Ethiopia — Evaluating agricultural research and extension in Tanzania — Impact assessment of sorghum research in Zambia — The economic impact of investments in cassava research in Uganda — Impact assessment of groundnut research in Zimbabwe — The rate of return to wine grape research and technology development in South Africa — Socio-economic impact of lachenalia research in South Africa — Impact assessment of sunflower in Zimbabwe — Impact assessment of cotton research in Zimbabwe: 1970-1995 — The socio-economic impact of proteaceae research and technology development in South Africa — Impact assessment of the biological control of prosopis species in the Britstown de Aar District, South Africa — Socio-economic impact of the control of ticks and tick-borne diseases in South Africa — Impact of investments in livestock research and development programs in South Africa — Overview of impact assessment methodologies.

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Author: 
Anadajayasekeram, P.
Rukuni, Mandivamba
Babu, Suresh Chandra
Liebenberg, Frikkie
Keswani, C.L.
Published date: 
2007
Publisher: 
CABI