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Toward a strategy for agricultural development.

Food and Agriculture Organization.

Toward a strategy for agricultural development.

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SeriesFreedom from Hunger Campaign basic study no. 21
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The initiative towards introducing fee-levying private agricultural extension services among the commercial farmers is slowly progressing. In the plantation sector, private–public partnership extension services are being introduced by organizations dealing with agricultural inputs, developmental agencies as well as farmer-based associations. Supporting efficient and sustainable public financial management is fundamental to the promotion of economic development, good governance, social progress and a rising standard of living for all South Africans. The Constitution of the Republic (Chapter 13) mandates the National Treasury to ensure transparency, accountability and sound File Size: 1MB. Agricultural economics, study of the allocation, distribution, and utilization of the resources used, along with the commodities produced, by ltural economics plays a role in the economics of development, for a continuous level of farm surplus is one of the wellsprings of technological and commercial growth.. In general, one can say that when a large fraction of a .


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