Journal of
Development and Agricultural Economics

  • Abbreviation: J. Dev. Agric. Econ.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9774
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDAE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 536

Diffusion of water harvesting for rainfed agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa: Case of zaï practice in Burkina Faso

April-June 2022 - Vol 14 Num. 2

After the droughts of the 1970s, the so called zaï technique (small water harvesting pits), which is a water harvesting technique, has been promoted to farmers in several Sahelian countries to allow rainfed crops to adapt to dry spells. Its temporal diffusion remains a subject of little research. This study...

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Diffusion of water harvesting for rainfed agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa: Case of zaï practice in Burkina Faso

April-June 2022

Beteo Zongo, Omer S. Combary, Souleymane Ouédraogo, Patrice Toé and Thomas Dogot

Analysis of institutional credit accessibility among small-holder poultry farmers in Rivers State, Nigeria

April-June 2022

Zelda Anne Elum and Ugochi Obiajunwa  

The impact of socio-economic factors on livestock farmers’ knowledge and skills in the Eastern Cape Province: The case of Marselle farmers

April-June 2022

Tshuma M. C.  

The impact of institutional quality on living standards: Evidence from 20 sub-Sahara African (SSA) countries

January-March 2022

Iddrisu Suhaibu, Alhassan Andani and Solomon Abugre Anafo  

Contract farming and farmers’ well-being: The case of yam farmers in the Mion district of the Northern Region of Ghana

January-March 2022

Ibrahim A. Yakubu, Hudu Zakaria and Samuel S. K. Allotey  

November 2014

Comparative economic analysis of tomato (Lycopersicon esculenta) under irrigation and rainfed systems in selected local government areas of Kogi and Benue States, Nigeria

Josephine Bosede Ayoola

November 2014

Profit efficiency of dairy farmers in Kenya: An application to smallholder farmers in Rift Valley and Central Province

Leone Iga Mawa, Mutuku Muendo Kavoi, Isabelle Baltenweck and Jane Poole

November 2014

Assessment of farmers’ perceptions and the economic impact of climate change in Namibia: Case study on small-scale irrigation farmers (SSIFs) of Ndonga Linena irrigation project

Montle, B. P. and Teweldemedhin, M. Y.

November 2013

Eradicating extreme poverty among the rural poor in Uganda through poultry and cattle improvement programmes - A Review

J. Ekou

November 2013

Understanding the performance of food production in sub-Saharan Africa and its implications for food security

M. Demeke, F. Di Marcantonio and C. Morales-Opazo,

October 2012

Climate change and food security in the developing world: Potential of maize and wheat research to expand options for adaptation and mitigation

Jon Hellin, Bekele Shiferaw, Jill E. Cairns, Matthew Reynolds, Ivan Ortiz-Monasterio, Marianne Banziger, Kai Sonder and Roberto La Rovere

August 2010

The international trade prospective of agriculture sector in South African

M. Y. Teweldemedhin and Van H. D. Schalkwyk

November 2012

Flooded economy of Pakistan

Syed Shabib ul Hasan and Syed Shahid Zaheer Zaidi

12 May 2012

Assessing the technical efficiency of maize producers with Imazapyr-resistant maize for Striga control in Western Kenya

D. B. Mignouna, V. M. Manyong, K. D. S. Mutabazi, E. M. Senkondo and J. M. Oleke,

April-June 2022

Diffusion of water harvesting for rainfed agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa: Case of zaï practice in Burkina Faso

Beteo Zongo, Omer S. Combary, Souleymane Ouédraogo, Patrice Toé and Thomas Dogot