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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 1600 132 0 10 1742
Revitalization of education for self-reliance in education for enhancing youth involvement in agriculture in Tanzania 1351 17 0 0 1368
Factors affecting subsistence farming in rural areas of nyandeni local municipality in the Eastern Cape Province 772 67 0 21 860
A review of the role of agricultural extension and training in achieving sustainable food security: a case of South Africa 538 74 0 12 624
Poultry farming: Lessening poverty in rural areas 501 36 0 0 537
Does extension have a role to play in rural development? 459 34 0 1 494
Rural farmers' perspectives on stock theft: police crime statistics 392 72 0 3 467
Economic analysis of smallholder maize farmers: implications for public extension services in Eastern Cape 378 41 0 9 428
Challenges facing the agricultural extension landscape in South Africa, Quo Vadis? 294 79 0 1 374
Production performance and profitability analysis of small scale layer projects supported through CASP in Germiston Region, Gauteng Province 340 24 0 6 370
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 339 10 0 3 352
Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) analyses for multiple extension services in the high value crop programme: insight for pluralistic extension policy 309 26 0 3 338
Livestock extension programmes participation and impact on smallholder cattle productivity in KwaZulu-Natal: A propensity score matching approach 328 4 0 0 332
The role of agricultural innovation system in sustainable food security 210 48 0 11 269
Comparative Studies On Yield And Quality Response Of Soil And Soilless Grown Tomatoes: The Case Study Of Masiphathisane Community Project And Bathurst Experimental Farm 224 29 0 5 258
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 203 33 0 2 238
An overview of agricultural extension in South Africa 189 15 0 2 206
Exploring the role of sugarcane in small-scale farmers' livelihoods in the Noodsberg area, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa 178 26 0 2 206
Students' opinions regarding self-employment opportunities in agriculture, at the national university of Lesotho 173 10 0 12 195
Effect of Information Communication Technology (ICT) on agricultural information access among extension officers in North West Province South Africa 164 20 0 9 193
Aquaponics model specific to South African conditions 162 28 0 2 192
Small-scale livestock farmers' participation in markets: evidence from the land reform beneficiaries in the Central Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa 145 34 0 5 184
Sorghum value chain analysis in semi-arid Zimbabwe 153 21 0 2 176
The effect of climate change on rural livestock farming: case study of Giyani Policing Area, Republic of South Africa 149 16 0 9 174
Farmers perceptions of precision agriculture and the role of agricultural extension: a case study of crop farming in the Schweizer-Reneke region, South Africa 147 21 0 3 171
Action research: a practical step-by-step guide for Agricultural extension professionals 142 26 0 0 168
Classification and characterisation of smallholder farmers in South Africa: a brief review 150 13 0 5 168
Household food security in South Africa: evaluating extension's paradigms relative to the current food security and development goals 147 18 0 2 167
The role of a pluralistic extension system in enhancing agriculture productivity in Mozambique 131 29 0 2 162
Assessing Socio-economic Factors Influencing Wool Production In Kolomana Villages Of Eastern Cape, South Africa 138 19 0 0 157
The influence of beneficiaries needs on project success or failure in the North West Province, South Africa 149 4 0 0 153
Evaluation of policies promoting sustainable agriculture in South Africa 120 32 0 1 153
Characteristics of maize growing farmers, varietal use and constraints to increase productivity in selected villages in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa 117 22 0 13 152
Factors Affecting Small-scale Sugarcane Production In Nkomazi Local Municipality In Mpumalanga Province, South Africa 122 22 0 1 145
The role of partnerships in agricultural extension service delivery: a study conducted in provincial departments of agriculture in South Africa 132 12 0 0 144
A review of possibilities for using animal tracking devices to mitigate stock theft in smallholder livestock farming systems in rural South Africa 118 23 0 3 144
A critical review of agricultural related construction project failures at the Department of Agricultural, Rural Development and Environmental Affairs (DARDLEA): Mpumalanga 132 11 0 0 143
Readiness of the Swaziland sugar industry towards the use of information and communication technology: perceptions of smallholder sugarcane farmers and extension officers 106 25 0 7 138
Extension Officers' Perceptions Of Extension And Innovation In South Africa 119 15 0 2 136
Agricultural Extension: Criteria To Determine Its Visibility And Accountability In Resource Poor Communities 126 6 0 3 135
Perception and understanding of agricultural extension: perspective of farmers and public agricultural extension in Taba Nchu 118 13 0 3 134
Interdisciplinary drought risk assessment for agriculture: the case of communal farmers in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa 123 8 0 2 133
Evaluation of South Africa's public agricultural extension in the context of sustainable agriculture 105 20 0 4 129
The Role Of Extension Support In A Communal Farmers' Market System In Mhondoro-Mubaira, Zimbabwe 101 18 0 3 122
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 100 18 0 2 120
The impact of the farmer field school approach on small-scale vegetable producers' knowledge and production in Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa 86 17 0 16 119
Socio-economic characteristics influencing small-scale farmers' level of knowledge on climate-smart agriculture in mahikeng local municipality, North West province, South Africa 80 27 0 12 119
Climate change: perception and adaptation responses of poultry smallholder farmers in Amathole District Municipality, Eastern Cape Province of South Africa 88 23 0 7 118
Effectiveness Of The Implementation Of The Mechanisation Programme For Emerging Farmers In The Overberg And Eden Districts Of The Western Cape 102 13 0 2 117
Performance and sustainability of commercial cooperatives and sole proprietorships citrus farms in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa 93 18 0 4 115
Benefits And Challenges Of Maguga Dam Resettletment Scheme To Displaced People In Hhohho Region Of Eswatini 96 18 0 0 114
Perceptions of extension officers regarding public extension services: a case study of horticultural extension officers in the Hhohho region, Eswatini 99 12 0 2 113
An overview of perceptions and attitudes towards extension service delivery in Fezile Dabi District, Free State Province 43 66 0 3 112
Farmers' perception of agricultural extension service delivery in Germiston Region, Gauteng Province, South Africa 72 34 0 4 110
Revisiting the benefits of animal traction to subsistence smallholder farmers: a case study of Ndabakazi Villages in Butterworth, Eastern Cape Province of South Africa 83 21 0 6 110
Agricultural Production Inputs Support Programme As A Socioeconomic Development Strategy 94 12 0 3 109
Factors influencing farmers' use of different extension services in the Eastern Cape and Kwazulu-Natal Provinces of South Africa 77 22 0 10 109
Gender disparities in poverty among smallholder livestock farmers in South Africa 79 21 0 9 109
Review of plant health clinics: a recent phenomenon for effective plant pests and diseases diagnosis 97 7 0 5 109
A Review Of Extension Self-efficacy: Bases, Features, Goal Realisation And Implications For Extension 97 8 0 3 108
Extension and advisory services: the African renaissance 88 17 0 2 107
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 85 18 0 4 107
Effectiveness of the farmer-to-farmer extension model in increasing technology uptake in Masaka and Tororo Districts of Uganda 87 16 0 3 106
Agricultural extension, research, and development for increased food security: the need for public-private sector partnerships in South Africa 80 22 0 2 104
The sustainable agriculture imperative: implications for South African agricultural extension 78 22 0 3 103
Training needs assessment for transformation of smallholder livestock farming in Botswana 90 13 0 0 103
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 83 18 0 2 103
An assessment of climate-smart agriculture (CSA) practices skills amongst extension practitioners in South Africa 82 15 0 6 103
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 76 21 0 4 101
Reproduction performance of beef cattle before and after implementing a sustainable grazing system in a semi-arid grassland of southern Africa 89 9 0 3 101
Factors influencing off-take rates of smallholder sheep farming systems in the Western Cape Provinve of South Africa 87 11 0 2 100
Contribution of food security projects on poverty alleviation to the communities of Limpopo Province, South Africa 77 17 0 5 99
Assessment of the management practices of emerging sheep production systems in the Eastern Free State: can the extensionist make a difference? 84 14 0 1 99
Collective Action For Access To Inputs, Finance, Markets And Extension For Smallholder Farmers In Eswatini 78 18 0 2 98
South African government palliative funds for agriculture amid Covid-19: Challenges of implementation and suggestions for improvements 81 12 0 4 97
Promotion of sustainable agriculture by Mpumalanga agricultural extension services: perspective of public extension pratictioners 78 15 0 3 96
Influence of public agricultural extension on technology adoption by small-scale farmers in Zimbabwe 69 21 0 6 96
Farmers' perception on contact frequency, adequacy, relevance and quality of agriculture support services (Ass) in Oshikoto region in Namibia 64 14 0 17 95
Socio-economic Factors Influencing Adoption Of Conservation Agriculture In Moroto District, Uganda 75 18 0 2 95
Impact of agricultural developmental programmes on smallholder farmers of Bronkhorstspruit region in Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng Province 78 13 0 4 95
The roles and activities of women in the six selected agricultural projects in Thulamela Local Municipality of Vhembe District Municipality in the Limpopo Province 83 8 0 3 94
Participatory variety selection of maize genotypes in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa 70 21 0 3 94
Implications of rural irrigation schemes on household economy. A case of Lower Gweru Irrigation Scheme, Zimbabwe 68 17 0 7 92
Storage practices and their bearing on smallholder farmers: Postharvest analysis in Uganda 76 15 0 1 92
Farming Households' Livelihood Strategies In Ndabakazi Villages, Eastern Cape: What Are The Implications To Extension Services? 66 21 0 5 92
Promoting profitability and sustainability in the backgrounding of beef calves: The role of Agricultural Extension 81 8 0 1 90
Mobile phone use by small-scale farmers: a potential to transform production and marketing in Zimbabwe 70 19 0 1 90
Improving management practices of emerging cattle farmers in selected areas of the Eastern Cape Province: the role of agricultural extension 61 24 0 5 90
Characteristics of climate-smart and commercially astute agricultural extension professionals 63 16 0 10 89
Profiling Potential Land Redistribution Beneficiaries In South Africa: Implications For Agricultural Extension And Policy Design 67 19 0 1 87
Factors affecting farmers' participation in irrigation schemes of the Lower Niger River Basin and Rural Development Authority, Kwara State, Nigeria 67 14 0 5 86
Assessing farmer involvement in collective action for enhancing the sorghum value chain in Soroti, Uganda 64 18 0 3 85
Farmers' perceptions of climate variability, their adaptation strategies and agricultural productivity: a case of Limpopo province, South Africa 54 19 0 12 85
Farmers' perceptual, emotional and behavioural responses to environmental policy changes 70 8 0 6 84
Erudite pedagogic praxis of extension paradigm for technological skills transfer of the emerging farmers 56 16 0 12 84
Why do agricultural co-operatives fail to attract youth and create rural employment? Evidence from a case study of Zanokhanyo in Butterworth, Eastern Cape 72 5 0 5 82
Factors affecting sustainability of land reform projects in Ehlanzeni District Mpumalanga Province, South Africa 61 19 0 1 81
Introduction of extensive cage culture systems for breeding of catfish (clarius gariepinus) and common carp (cyprin carpionus) at the aquaculture technology demonstration centre, Xhariep District: an agricultural extension perspective 63 18 0 0 81
Assessing socio-economic factors influencing adoption of legume-based multiple cropping systems among smallholder sorghum farmers in Soroti, Uganda 57 22 0 0 79
Community gardens as a strategy for coping with climate shocks in Bikita District, Masvingo, Zimbabwe 62 12 0 5 79
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