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Contribution of Maize Technology to Household Food Security

Contribution of Maize Technology to Household Food Security

The case of Assosa Woreda in Benishangulgumuz Region: Ethiopia
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Maize is Ethiopia s largest cereal commodity in terms of total production, acreage and farming households involved. Maize had good track records in getting promising technological options derived from the research and development work through the national agricultural research system. Impact of maize technology on rural household food security situation and it s over all characteristics of maize production in the study region was not assessed before. The main objective of this paper was to assess the features of improved maize production and its contribution to household food security in two rural communities who are different in resource endowment in Assosa woreda. 120 sampled households from four kebeles were included in the sampling frame. The study indicates that Maize productivity on average was double in households who had used improved maize compared with non-users. Food secured households are higher among maize technology users compared with non-maize technology.

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Autor: Seyoum Ayalew
ISBN-13: 9783659169649
ISBN: 3659169641
Einband: Paperback
Seiten: 136
Gewicht: 218 g
Format: 221x149x12 mm
Sprache: Englisch
Autor: Seyoum Ayalew
Seyoum Mengist has BSc in Agricultural Extension from Haramaya University and M.Sc. in Development Studies specialized with food security studies from Addis Ababa University. Previously he was lecturer in Maichew Agricultural College and Researchers for Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research.

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Autor: Seyoum Ayalew
ISBN-13:: 9783659169649
ISBN: 3659169641
Verlag: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing
Gewicht: 218g
Seiten: 136
Sprache: Englisch
Sonstiges: Taschenbuch, 221x149x12 mm