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economic analysis of alternative methods of land preparation in Western Province, Kenya

Willis Oluoch-Kosura

economic analysis of alternative methods of land preparation in Western Province, Kenya

by Willis Oluoch-Kosura

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Published by Dept. of Agricultural Economics, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, a Statutory College of the State University, Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corn -- Economic aspects -- Kenya -- Western Province.,
  • Corn -- Kenya -- Western Province -- Machinery.,
  • Farm mechanization -- Economic aspects -- Kenya -- Western Province.,
  • Tillage -- Economic aspects -- Kenya -- Western Province.,
  • Agriculture -- Kenya -- Western Province -- Labor productivity.,
  • Farms, Small -- Kenya -- Western Province.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Willis Oluoch-Kosura.
    SeriesCornell international agriculture mimeograph -- 103
    ContributionsNew York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Department of Agricultural Economics., Cornell University.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB191.M2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 71 p. :
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17941922M

    production factor availability (land, labour, capital, know-how) and (iii) evaluate the economic feasibility (net benefits, marginal rate of return) of maize production and soil fertility-improving technology options in different soils, cropping seasons and farm types of western Kenya. MATERIALS AND METHODS. 3 ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF SOIL CAPITAL, LAND USE AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION IN KENYA Abstract The purpose of this thesis is to investigate economic and natural science aspects of soil management and agricultural production in a developing country context.

    2% of the land area, also host many endangered and endemic plant and animal species.5 There are fifty-seven prominent mammal species in Kenya, including thirty-three species of horned animals, twelve large carnivores and others such as rhinos, elephants, and giraffes.6 The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) manages wildlife onFile Size: KB. Wilson, R. J. A. 'Land tenure and economic development, a study of the economic consequences of land registration in Kenya's smallholder areas'. - Dublin: Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland,Vol. XXII, Part III, /, pp

    The missionaries then penetrated into western Kenya and set up schools and missions. The first school in western Kenya was established at Kaimosi in During the colonial era, the number of Kenyans with exposure to education steadily increased and a good number of them were privileged to proceed abroad for further education. The purpose of this thesis is to investigate economic and natural science aspects of soil management and agricultural production in a developing country context. It does so by theoretical as well as empirical investigation, based on data from field surveys in Kenya’s central highlands over several years.


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