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Knowledge availability and agricultural productivity

B. Vaikunta Baliga

Knowledge availability and agricultural productivity

by B. Vaikunta Baliga

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Published in [Bangalore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural libraries -- India

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby B. Vaikunta Baliga.
      ContributionsMysore Library Association.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ675.A8 V3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination10 p.
      Number of Pages10
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL22043M
      LC Control Numbersa 68010537
      OCLC/WorldCa5735909

      They also examined the role of knowledge, technology, modern production practices, and infrastructure in supporting expanded agricultural production and the significant risks to future productivity posed by climate change. This is a report of two workshops. Emerging Technologies to Benefit Farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. Innovation, Productivity and Sustainability in Food and Agriculture. This report contains the main findings and policy lessons gained from a series of wide-ranging country reviews on how government policies can improve sectoral productivity and sustainability through their impact on innovation, structural change, natural resource use, and climate change.

      This book discusses knowledge-based sustainable agro-ecological and natural resource management systems and best practices for sustained agricultural productivity and ecosystem resilience for better livelihoods under a changing climate. This coffee table book is part guide and part cookbook— informative without being technical. The book begins by giving an overview of pulses, and explains why they are an important food for the future. Better Farming 1. The Way to Work, the Living Plant This handbook () is designed for intermediate level agricultural education and training.

      This book documents frontier knowledge on the drivers of agriculture productivity to derive pragmatic policy advice for governments and development partners on reducing poverty and boosting shared prosperity. The analysis describes global trends and long-term sources of total factor productivity growth, along with broad trends in partial factor.   The availability of cheap, subsidized energy encouraged increases in productivity. Agriculture began to be seen as effective production oriented breeding programs coupled with seed and input delivery packages. Genotypes with optimum performance characteristics for high external input agriculture became the standard for agricultural development.


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Knowledge availability and agricultural productivity by B. Vaikunta Baliga Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book contains six chapters, each focusing on a particular topic. The first chapter, “General conditions for cultivation of crops”, talks about the basic needs of farmers and farming sector, by providing basic knowledge on Good Agricultural Practices (GAP), enhancing the awareness of.

This book, first published inprovides a comprehensive, integrated body of knowledge concerning agricultural productivity research, highlighting both its strengths and limitations. This book will be of value to scholars and research leaders for the knowledge it conveys of future productivity research, and will also be of interest to Cited by:   This book, first published inprovides a comprehensive, integrated body of knowledge concerning agricultural productivity research, highlighting both its strengths and limitations.

This book will be of value to scholars and research leaders for the knowledge it conveys of future productivity research, and will also be of interest to students of environmental studies.

n Increase in Agricultural Productivity Has Nearly Twice the Impact A on Reducing Extreme Poverty as a Comparable Productivity Increase in Industry or Services. 3 Agricultural Output Has Dramatically Outstripped Population Growth. The comprehensive report analyzes agricultural performance and productivity trends with data from to It paves the way for the establishment of a harmonized APO regional database on agricultural productivity indicators for benchmarking and long-term monitoring, which will help design appropriate programs to support the needs of the.

Downloadable. Recent literature indicates the significant role played by rural infrastructure in improving agricultural productivity in developing economies.

While the availability and quality of rural infrastructure are never substitutes to efficient macroeconomic and agriculture-specific policies and the effective implementation of such policies, inadequate infrastructure can be a.

Agricultural systems are at the heart of developing country economies and family livelihoods. A rapidly transforming world poses considerable challenges to rural smallholders with limited resources, from globalization and poverty to land acquisition and climate change.

Agricultural development is explored within this dynamic context. This guide book by the FAO describes the most important weather and agroclimatic products that are available by the National Meteorological Service (NMS) and identifies the most important needs of farmers concerning climate l consideration will be given to the local knowledge used by rural farmers, too often neglected, but a key factor to their ability to cope with.

Family Farms, Agricultural Productivity, and the Terrain of Food (In)security in Ethiopia Article (PDF Available) in Sustainability 11(18) September with Reads How we measure 'reads'. [Knowledge Management in Agriculture and its methods: A study ] IJNGLT, MAY VOLUME 3 ISSUE 2 International Journal of Next Generation Library and Technologies (ISSN t ) Page 4 Media-Wiki: A wiki is a type of website that allows the users to add, remove, edit and change t he content of.

The availability of land and its concentration is likely to play a crucial role in this respect. With this knowledge, This work is clearly beyond the remit of the article.

Agricultural productivity (APROD it) is obtained as the ratio between the values of agricultural output at constant prices by agricultural area, as from the FAO. The. The volume looks at how these methods can help formulate alternative ways to build sustainable and inclusive agricultural societies, ensure food security, sustainable growth and agricultural productivity.

This book, rich in theoretical and empirical matter, will be useful for academics and researchers interested in agricultural innovation. Agriculture and Food Support Program (GAFSP) and (World Bank, a), estimates that Agriculture growth is two to four times more effective at reducing poverty than growth in any other sector.

To this end, the imperatives of research, policies and interventions targeted at promoting agriculture productivity can simply not be overemphasized. It is shown that application of nitrogen fertilizer alone accounts for 60% of the agricultural net primary production.

The study presented in this chapter is largely based on production statistics. A complementary agro-ecological study, which relates agricultural productivity to the availability and use of natural resources, would be most welcome.

2 Global agricultural productivity, measured as Total Factor Productivity, is growing at an average annual rate of percent, less than the percent required to sustainably produce sufficient nutritious food and agricultural products for 10 billion people in 3 Cultivate partnerships for sustainable agriculture, gender equity, and.

peratures ca n si gni ca ntly impact agricultural productivity, farm incomes and food secu rity (Battisti and Naylor, ). In mid and high lat itudes, the suitability and productivity of.

In Nepal, the economy is dominated by the late s, it was the livelihood for more than 90% of the population, although only approximately 20% of the total land area was cultivable, it accounted for, on average, about 60% of the GDP and approximately 75% of exports.

Since the formulation of the Fifth Five-Year Plan (–80), agriculture has been the highest priority because. The role of an Agricultural Knowledge for Agriculture Innovation.

admin - February 9, 0. Facebook. Twitter. particularly amount of rainfall precipitations and distribution impact on crop production and productivity. Figures on food imports suggest that crop production and food aid assistance provided by the international.

8 African agricultural development paths over the last 30 years Contrary to popular belief, agricultural production in Africa has increased steadily: its value has almost tripled (+%), and is al. Agricultural extension is the application of scientific research and knowledge to agricultural practices through farmer education.

Generally, agricultural extension can be defined as the “delivery of information inputs to farmers.” [1] The role of extension services is invaluable in teaching farmers how to improve their productivity. Enhancing agricultural productivity and farmer’s incomes (Chapter II, 7(k)); Diversification of agricultural production systems (Chapter IV, 40(l)); Agrarian reform and measures to secure.We focus on developing and implementing agriculture finance strategies and instruments to crowd-in private sector, enhancing access to suitable financial services to farmers – particularly smallholders – and agricultural Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) as a way to increase agricultural productivity and income, and facilitating the.be.

Reducing these gaps by enhancing the productivity of agro-ecosystems and increasing the efficiency of soil, water, fertilizer, livestock feed and other agricultural inputs offers higher returns to agricultural producers, reducing poverty and increasing food availability and access.