Tackling post-harvest cereal losses in sub-Saharan Africa
Hodges, Rick, Bennett, Ben, Bernard, Marc and Rembold, Felix (2013) Tackling post-harvest cereal losses in sub-Saharan Africa. Rural 21: The International Journal for Rural Development, 47 (1). pp. 16-18. ISSN 1866-8011Full text not available from this repository.
Post-harvest loss reduction raises food availability without increasing the use of land, water and agricultural inputs. This article refers to the case of grain to show the hurdles that farmers have to clear in taking measures to reduce losses and suggests ways that post-harvest practitioners can target mitigating actions in sub-Saharan Africa.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||cereals, postharvest losses, smallholder farmers, sub-Saharan Africa, grain, maize, APHLIS|
|Subjects:||S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
S Agriculture > SB Plant culture
|Faculty / Department / Research Groups:||Faculty of Engineering & Science > Natural Resources Institute
Faculty of Engineering & Science > Natural Resources Institute > Food & Markets Department
|Last Modified:||23 Dec 2013 16:18|
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