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A livestock production systems study amongst resource-poor livestock owners in the Vhembe District of Limpopo Province
(University of the Free State, 2006-09)
Livestock farming practices amongst smallholder black farmers are invariably described and characterised to make various conclusions and predictions. A desire emerged in me to conduct a study and to learn and develop an ...
Development of a systems model facilitating action research with resource-poor farmers for sustainable management of natural resources
(University of the Free State, 2006-11)
English: The focus of this research is a localised action research framework, or more specifically, the development of action-research theories based on experiences in a South African Landcare project. The Bergville Landcare ...
Socio-economic complexities of smallholder resource-poor ruminant livestock production systems in Sub-Saharan Africa
(University of the Free State, 2004-11)
The challenge to overcome hunger remains one of the most serious confrontations facing humanity today. The threat of starvation is most serious in Africa, where an estimated 33% (138 million) of the population, mainly women ...