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: 475

An efficiency assessment of irrigated tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) production in the Upper East Region of Ghana

January-March 2020 - Vol 12 Num. 1

This study employed the input-oriented DEA approach with variable returns to scale assumption to assess the technical, scale, allocative and economic efficiencies of 124 randomly selected tomato farmers under irrigation in the Upper East Region using data of the 2017/2018 production season. The mean technical efficiency...

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January-March 2020

An efficiency assessment of irrigated tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) production in the Upper East Region of Ghana

Nanii Yenihebit, Isaac Abunyuwah and Evelyn Delali Ahiale  

December 2019

Logistic regression analysis on factors influencing income-poverty among smallholder French bean farmers in Kirinyaga County, Kenya

Noah Kibet, Job Lagat and Gideon Obare  

November 2019

Opportunities and determinants of rural non-agricultural activities in Ethiopia

Abdulaziz Mosa, Khalid Siddig and Harald Grethe  

October 2019

Livelihood impacts of Calliandra calothyrsus and Sesbania sesban: Supplementary feed in smallholder dairy farms in Kenya

Makau D. N., VanLeeuwen J. A., Gitau G. K., McKenna S. L., Walton C., Muraya J. and Wichtel J. J.  

October 2019

Factors affecting the technical efficiency of oil palm fruit processing units in South-East Benin

Jean Adanguidi  

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,

12 May 2012

The short-run and long-run trade balance response to exchange rate changes in Malawi

Samson Kwalingana, Kisu Simwaka, Thomas Munthali and Austin Chiumia

  • Article Number: EF47FED1205

12 May 2012

Access to resources, productivity and income generation of gender-differentiated households in Ogun State, Nigeria

Nosiru, M. O. and M. A. Y. Rahji

  • Article Number: 43CF1901211

12 May 2012

Comparative analysis of gender involvement in agricultural production in Nigeria

Mohammed, B. T. and Abdulquadri, A. F.

  • Article Number: 38D1A831216

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,

  • Article Number: 22E58911226

26 May 2012

Comparative analysis of rural and urban market prices for garri in Edo State, Nigeria: Implications for food security

S. I. Orewa and R. A. Egware

  • Article Number: 20606A41245