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Family and Commercial Farming in the Niayes Area of Senegal

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Published by Not Avail .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Senegal

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11905990M
    ISBN 101843695626
    ISBN 109781843695622

      system. Output and employment in agriculture continue to grow, and a great deal of value addition and employment is being created along value chains in the form of agricultural trade, farm servicing, agroprocessing, urban retailing and food services. Today, 40–70% of the food costs to urban Africans are incurred in the post-farm gate segments of. Free eBook to 11 Habits of Successful Law Firms - Updated for the Digital Age. This eBook from LEAP outlines habits - and actionable checklists - to help you with the planning and operation required to stay successful in the new digital environment and beyond. Aïssata Ba, year-old widow and mother of seven children, has been practising market gardening for the past 30 years in Lompoul Sur Mer village in the Niayes area of north-west Senegal. For many women in the village, endowed with fertile soil and favourable climate, it is the primary source of income throughout the year.


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Family and Commercial Farming in the Niayes Area of Senegal by Oussouby Toure Download PDF EPUB FB2

Family and commercial farming in the Niayes area of Senegal. London: International Institute for Environment and Development, (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Oussouby Touré; Sidy M Seck; International Institute for Environment and Development.

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