Strategies For Small Farmer Development: An Empirical Study Of Rural Development Projects In The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Nigeria, Bolivia, Columbia, Mexico, Paraguay And Peru, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Strategies For Small Farmer Development

An Empirical Study Of Rural Development Projects In The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Nigeria, Bolivia, Columbia, Mexico, Paraguay And Peru, 1st Edition

By Elliott R. Morss, John K. Hatch, Donald R. Mickelwait, Charles F. Sweet

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This volume provides information on what can be done to increase the well-being and productivity of the small farmer in the Third World, focusing on design and implementation of rural development projects in the Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Nigeria, Bolivia, Colombia, Mexico, Paraguay and Peru.

Table of Contents

A GUIDE TO PROJECT WRITE-UPS -- B THE GAMBIA -- Chinese Irrigated Rice Production Project (Basse Substation, Upper River Division) [CHIRPP] -- IBRD Agricultural Development Project [IBRD/ADP] -- Mixed Farming Centers [MFC] -- Mixed Vegetable Scheme [MVS] -- Confectionary Groundnut Package Deal (Gambia Cooperative Union [CGPD] -- C GHANA -- Christian Service Committee's Agricultural Program (Northern and Upper Regions) [CSC] -- Ghanaian-German Agricultural Project [GGAP] -- Ghanaian Government/FAD Fertilizer Use Project [GG/FAO] -- Biriwa Project [Biriwa] -- Denu Shallots Project [Denu] -- D KENYA -- Vihiga Special Rural Development Program [Vihiga] -- Tetu Agricultural Extension Experiment [Tetu] -- Lirhembe Multi-Service Cooperative [Lirhembe] -- Kenya Tea Development Authority [KTDA] -- Maasai Rural Training Centre [MRTC] -- E LESOTHO -- Thaba Bosiu Rural Development Project [Thaba Bosiu] -- Leribe Pilot Agricultural Scheme [Leribe] -- F NIGERIA -- Abeokuta Rice and Maize Development Project [ARMDP] -- Nigerian Tobacco Company {Flue Cured Production) [NTC] -- Zaria Tomato Production Project [ZTPP] -- Tiv "Barns" and Farmers' Association [Tiv Barns] -- Uboma Development Project [Uboma] -- G BoLIVIA -- DESEC, Center for Social and Economic Development [DESEC] -- ASAR/ARADO Potato Production and Seed Improvement Project [ASAR] -- National Community Development Service [NCDS] -- H CoLOMBIA -- The Caqueza Project {ICA Rural Development Project for Eastern Cundinamarca, Colombia) [Caqueza] -- I.C.A. Rural Development Pilot Project for Northern Cauca [Cauca] -- Futuro Para La Ninez {Futures for Children) [Futuro] -- I EcuADOR -- Agricultural Enterprise Promotion Program [PPEA] -- F.E.C.O.A.C. Directed Agricultural Production Credit [FECOAC] -- J MEXICO -- Plan Puebla [Puebla] -- Plan Maize [Plan Maize] -- K PARAGUAY -- C.A.H. Associations of ~gricultural Credit Users [CAH] -- CREDICOOP Directed Agricultural Production Credit [CREDICOOP] -- L PERU -- The Community of Vicos [Vicos] -- ORDEZA/RDD Rural Enterprise Development [ORDEZA]

About the Authors

Elliott R. Morss, John K. Hatch

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General