African Journal of
Business Management

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Bus. Manage.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1993-8233
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJBM
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 4137

Full Length Research Paper

Factors influencing smallholder participation in the pigeon peas market: A case of tete province, Mozambique

David Muronda
  • David Muronda
  • Department of Supply Chain Management, School of Business Sciences, Chinhoyi University of Technology, Zimbabwe.
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Marian Tukuta
  • Marian Tukuta
  • Department of Supply Chain Management, School of Business Sciences, Chinhoyi University of Technology, Zimbabwe.
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  •  Received: 10 June 2016
  •  Accepted: 11 August 2016
  •  Published: 28 September 2016


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