ERIC Number: EJ394117
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Importance of Labor in Adoption of a Modern Farm Input.
Ndiaye, Serigne; Sofranko, Andrew J.
Rural Sociology, v53 n4 p421-32 Win 1988
Explores relationship between farm technology and labor availability in Africa. Studies introduction of high-yielding maize variety in Zambia and resulting effects on labor availability/mobilization. Shows shift to hybrids requires additional labor, including available children. Illustrates need for adoption research taking broader farming environment into account. (Author/TES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Africa; Zambia