This book looks at the input-output relations of low-resource agriculture in Africa and shows how the intensification process through the application of modern technologies can work successfully to raise productivity and to sustain production over the long term.
Introduction Part One: Efficiency 1. Environment and Resources 2. Production Part Two: Dynamics and Change 3. Intensification of Production 4. A Production Function of Low-Resource Agriculture 5. Innovation Part Three: The Population Question 6. Two Relations Between Production and Population 7. Conclusion and Implications