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Factors limiting and preventing emerging farmers to progress to commercial agricultural farming in the King William's Town area of the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa 32184 1810 0 448 34442
The effect of climate change on rural livestock farming: case study of Giyani Policing Area, Republic of South Africa 9731 413 0 132 10276
Does extension have a role to play in rural development? 7317 410 0 36 7763
Factors affecting extension workers in their rendering of effective service to pre and post-settled farmers in government initiated and supported farming small, micro and medium enterprises 4843 115 0 35 4993
Effect of Information Communication Technology (ICT) on agricultural information access among extension officers in North West Province South Africa 3908 328 0 288 4524
Revitalization of education for self-reliance in education for enhancing youth involvement in agriculture in Tanzania 4289 83 0 25 4397
Poultry farming: Lessening poverty in rural areas 4005 294 0 77 4376
A review of the role of agricultural extension and training in achieving sustainable food security: a case of South Africa 3926 297 0 55 4278
Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) analyses for multiple extension services in the high value crop programme: insight for pluralistic extension policy 3800 169 0 69 4038
Interdisciplinary drought risk assessment for agriculture: the case of communal farmers in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa 3720 131 0 29 3880
Household food security in South Africa: evaluating extension's paradigms relative to the current food security and development goals 3213 306 0 52 3571
An overview of agricultural extension in South Africa 3070 257 0 29 3356
Challenges facing the agricultural extension landscape in South Africa, Quo Vadis? 2015 1023 0 37 3075
Rural farmers' perspectives on stock theft: police crime statistics 2540 223 0 45 2808
Agricultural extension, research, and development for increased food security: the need for public-private sector partnerships in South Africa 2484 255 0 42 2781
Exploring the role of sugarcane in small-scale farmers' livelihoods in the Noodsberg area, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 2224 243 0 38 2505
Action research: a practical step-by-step guide for Agricultural extension professionals 2235 157 0 31 2423
Production performance and profitability analysis of small scale layer projects supported through CASP in Germiston Region, Gauteng Province 2057 192 0 37 2286
Evaluation of policies promoting sustainable agriculture in South Africa 1828 308 0 33 2169
The roles and activities of women in the six selected agricultural projects in Thulamela Local Municipality of Vhembe District Municipality in the Limpopo Province 1775 115 0 38 1928
The sustainable agriculture imperative: implications for South African agricultural extension 1511 227 0 43 1781
Towards an improved agricultural extension service as a key role player in the settlement of new farmers in South Africa 1256 437 0 31 1724
Factors affecting sustainability of land reform projects in Ehlanzeni District Mpumalanga Province, South Africa 1471 186 0 45 1702
Contribution of food security projects on poverty alleviation to the communities of Limpopo Province, South Africa 1438 159 0 43 1640
Farmers' perception of agricultural extension service delivery in Germiston Region, Gauteng Province, South Africa 1053 520 0 43 1616
Factors Affecting Small-scale Sugarcane Production In Nkomazi Local Municipality In Mpumalanga Province, South Africa 1313 181 0 114 1608
A Review Of Extension Self-efficacy: Bases, Features, Goal Realisation And Implications For Extension 1343 162 0 38 1543
Perceptions of extension officers regarding public extension services: a case study of horticultural extension officers in the Hhohho region, Eswatini 1354 119 0 63 1536
Effect of extension service(s) and socio-economic characteristics on the livelihood of Nguni cattle development project beneficiaries in North West Province: a tobit-ols regression approach 1337 140 0 45 1522
Assessment of factors that impact on the viability of contract farming: A case study of maize and soya beans in Mashonaland West and Central Provinces in Zimbabwe 835 266 0 278 1379
A critical review of agricultural related construction project failures at the Department of Agricultural, Rural Development and Environmental Affairs (DARDLEA): Mpumalanga 1157 94 0 52 1303
Training needs assessment for transformation of smallholder livestock farming in Botswana 939 231 0 57 1227
Agricultural Extension Personnel (AEP) perception of performance appraisal and its implication on the commitment to the job in Ogun State agricultural development program, Nigeria 1083 103 0 34 1220
Small-scale livestock farmers' participation in markets: evidence from the land reform beneficiaries in the Central Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa 862 299 0 55 1216
Assessment of vegetable production practices in QwaQwa within Thabo Mofutsanyana District 849 93 0 247 1189
Mobile phone use by small-scale farmers: a potential to transform production and marketing in Zimbabwe 993 152 0 30 1175
Towards A Common Understanding Of 'emerging Farmer' In A South African Context Using Data From A Survey Of Three District Municipalities In The Eastern Cape Province 946 151 0 47 1144
Suggesting a new paradigm for agricultural extension policy: the case of West African Countries 920 183 0 36 1139
Effectiveness of the farmer-to-farmer extension model in increasing technology uptake in Masaka and Tororo Districts of Uganda 968 140 0 25 1133
Factors affecting farmers' participation in irrigation schemes of the Lower Niger River Basin and Rural Development Authority, Kwara State, Nigeria 871 172 0 77 1120
Aquaponics model specific to South African conditions 928 118 0 62 1108
Towards assessing managerial competencies and leadership styles required for successful game ranch management in the Eastern Cape, South Africa 1014 61 0 30 1105
The role of a pluralistic extension system in enhancing agriculture productivity in Mozambique 859 213 0 32 1104
Assessing socio-economic factors influencing adoption of legume-based multiple cropping systems among smallholder sorghum farmers in Soroti, Uganda 876 180 0 38 1094
Livestock extension practice and competency among agricultural extension agents in North-Central Nigeria 971 82 0 24 1077
Information needs of communal cattle farmers in conservation and transfrontier areas: Republic of South Africa 907 105 0 57 1069
Farmers perceptions of precision agriculture and the role of agricultural extension: a case study of crop farming in the Schweizer-Reneke region, South Africa 855 148 0 66 1069
Participatory variety selection of maize genotypes in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa 810 162 0 61 1033
Factors influencing extension service delivery in maize production by using agricultural innovation system in Morogoro and Dodoma Regions, Tanzania 867 105 0 41 1013
Assessment of the management practices of emerging sheep production systems in the Eastern Free State: can the extensionist make a difference? 833 125 0 49 1007
Improving management practices of emerging cattle farmers in selected areas of the Eastern Cape Province: the role of agricultural extension 737 208 0 49 994
Is agricultural extension positioned to promote agripreneurship in South Africa? 821 130 0 34 985
Evaluation of South Africa's public agricultural extension in the context of sustainable agriculture 688 238 0 50 976
Farmers adoption of recommended rice varieties: A case of Kilombero District of Morogoro Region, Tanzania 862 76 0 26 964
Sorghum value chain analysis in semi-arid Zimbabwe 817 104 0 38 959
Effects of relative humidity and temperature on small scale peach fruit drying using a tunnel solar dryer: A case study of peach fruit produced by small scale farmers in the Midlands of Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa 787 116 0 52 955
Organisational Capacities And Management Of Agricultural Extension Services In Nigeria: Current Status 837 63 0 49 949
Improving the livelihoods of wool producers in a sustainable manner by optimizing the woolled sheep production systems within the communal farming area of the Eastern Cape. "A vision that is future directed" 535 129 0 284 948
Perception and understanding of agricultural extension: perspective of farmers and public agricultural extension in Taba Nchu 755 98 0 66 919
Location and distance of farmers to agricultural extension service: implication for agricultural development in Oyo State, Nigeria 788 85 0 45 918
Assessing Socio-economic Factors Influencing Wool Production In Kolomana Villages Of Eastern Cape, South Africa 714 113 0 88 915
Gender roles in the tomato value chain: A case study of Kilolo District and Dodoma Municipality in Tanzania 780 87 0 38 905
Creating youth employment through modern beekeeping: Case study of selected youth trained in Moro Local Government Kwara State, Nigeria 744 94 0 39 877
The level of household food security of urban farming and non-farming households in the informal settlement area of the Cape Town Metropole in South Africa 679 120 0 73 872
Agricultural Production Inputs Support Programme As A Socioeconomic Development Strategy 669 94 0 105 868
The role of extension support to irrigation farmers in Lesotho 787 47 0 25 859
Implications of rural irrigation schemes on household economy. A case of Lower Gweru Irrigation Scheme, Zimbabwe 690 125 0 30 845
Weak and or non-existent farmer-research-extension linkage structures, a cause for concern: the Nyanga District perspective, Zimbabwe 713 99 0 32 844
Identification of factors that influence the performance of extension management systems in Kweneng and Southern Districts of Botswana 693 89 0 47 829
Factors influencing off-take rates of smallholder sheep farming systems in the Western Cape Provinve of South Africa 647 107 0 70 824
Promotion of sustainable agriculture by Mpumalanga agricultural extension services: perspective of public extension pratictioners 503 130 0 188 821
Profiling Potential Land Redistribution Beneficiaries In South Africa: Implications For Agricultural Extension And Policy Design 642 90 0 88 820
Gender gap in Sub-Saharan Africa, reminiscence of rural extension and advisory services: delineation, challenges and strategies 504 212 0 101 817
Promoting profitability and sustainability in the backgrounding of beef calves: The role of Agricultural Extension 748 48 0 19 815
Livestock extension programmes participation and impact on smallholder cattle productivity in KwaZulu-Natal: A propensity score matching approach 690 94 0 27 811
Extension Officers' Perceptions Of Extension And Innovation In South Africa 580 130 0 96 806
Revisiting the benefits of animal traction to subsistence smallholder farmers: a case study of Ndabakazi Villages in Butterworth, Eastern Cape Province of South Africa 616 124 0 60 800
Comparative Studies On Yield And Quality Response Of Soil And Soilless Grown Tomatoes: The Case Study Of Masiphathisane Community Project And Bathurst Experimental Farm 607 100 0 92 799
Community gardens as a strategy for coping with climate shocks in Bikita District, Masvingo, Zimbabwe 567 190 0 37 794
The comparative role of independent and intervening variables on influencing the adoption of nitrogen fertilization among maize growers in the Njombe District 697 64 0 32 793
A survey of lick supplementation and management practices of commercial beef farmers in the Zastron District 588 155 0 41 784
Reflections on agricultural extension and extension policy in Africa 687 59 0 30 776
Determinations of physical and chemical properties of Kwazulu-Natal's household white peach 'landrace' in relation to extension services - a case study of Impendle Local Municipality 576 128 0 63 767
The influence of beneficiaries needs on project success or failure in the North West Province, South Africa 686 44 0 34 764
Institutional support systems for small-scale farmers at new forest Irrigation Scheme in Mpumalanga, South Africa: constraints and opportunities 574 150 0 38 762
The role of partnerships in agricultural extension service delivery: a study conducted in provincial departments of agriculture in South Africa 614 87 0 57 758
An overview of perceptions and attitudes towards extension service delivery in Fezile Dabi District, Free State Province 437 249 0 69 755
Changing demands of clients of extension: What kind of competency is needed to meet the new demand? 421 86 0 247 754
Policy opportunities to enhance the role of smallholder livestock systems in Limpopo Province of South Africa 365 132 0 256 753
Profitability of striga tolerant maize variety (SAMMAZ 17) amongst smallholder farmers in Lapai, Niger State, Nigeria 630 80 0 41 751
Linkage activities amongst researchers, extension agents, farmers, input dealers, and marketers towards agricultural innovation systems in the North West Province, South Africa 610 95 0 44 749
Assessment of factors influencing the adoption of improved crop management practices (ICMP) by smallholder farmers in the Boane District, Mozambique 403 89 0 255 747
Implications Of The Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations On The Agricultural Sector In The Overberg District In The Western Cape For Emerging Farmers 628 84 0 33 745
Assessing farmer involvement in collective action for enhancing the sorghum value chain in Soroti, Uganda 527 163 0 43 733
A Bench Mark Survey for extension officers in three districts of Limpopo Province, South Africa 556 142 0 34 732
Mentorship a key success factor in sustainable land reform projects in South Africa 628 71 0 30 729
Effectiveness Of The Implementation Of The Mechanisation Programme For Emerging Farmers In The Overberg And Eden Districts Of The Western Cape 601 88 0 39 728
Farming Households' Livelihood Strategies In Ndabakazi Villages, Eastern Cape: What Are The Implications To Extension Services? 540 98 0 89 727
Participation in Limpopo farmer mechanisation support program: Lesson learned from Schoonoord and Moripane cases 600 79 0 41 720
A mobile phone application for agricultural extension in marginalised rural areas of Pongola region, Zululand district, South Africa 564 90 0 64 718
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