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Agricultural development and food security in developing nations / [edited by] Wayne G. Ganpat (The University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago), Ronald Dyer (Grenoble School of Management, France), Wendy-Ann P. Isaac (The University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago).

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Hershey, PA, USA: IGI Global, 2017, , ©2017]
Description:
xviii, 369 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm.
Series:
  • Advances in environmental engineering and green technologies (AEEGT) book series. [More in this series]
  • Advances in environmental engineering and green technologies (AEEGT) book series, 2326-9162
Summary note:
"This book is a pivotal reference source for the latest scholarly material on promoting advancements in agricultural systems and food security in developing economies, highlighting impacts on citizens, as well as on political and social environments of a country"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes:
"Premier Reference Source." --Cover.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 320-360) and index.
Contents:
Agriculture, trade liberalization and poverty in the ACP countries / Theresa Ann Rajack-Talley -- Social and enviornmental impacts on agricultural development / Frances Bekele, Isaac Bekele -- Strengthening food security with sustainable practices by smallholder farmers in lesser developed economies / Leighton Naraine, Kevin Meehan -- Appropriate extension methodologies for agricultural development in emerging economies / B.S. Famuyiwa, O.A. Olaniyi, S.A. Adesoji -- ICTs for agricultural development and food security in developing nations / Bhattacharjee Suchiradipta, Raj Saravanan -- The temporal and spatial development of organic agriculture in Turkey / Aylin Yaman Kocadağlı -- Are GM crops the answer to Africa's critical food security status? : learning from the experiences of developing countries / Nira Ramachandran -- Appropriate and sustainable plant biotechnology applications for agriculture development and food security in developing economies / Vidya de Gannes, Carlos G. Borroto -- Strategic approaches to food security in developing countires / Marcus N.A.Ramdwar, Narendra Siew -- Horticulture as reliable source of livelihood in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India / Shrawan Singh, Subhash Chand, D.R. Singh, S. Dam Roy -- Promoting agricultural productivity in Uganda / William Amone, Dick Nuwamanya Kamuganga, Godswill Makombe -- Integrating spatial technologies in urban environments for food security : a vision for economic, environmental, and social responsibility in South Bend, Indiana / Edwin Joseph, Elizabeth O'Dea -- Farm security for food security : dealing with farm theft in the Caribbean Region / Wendy-Ann Isaac, Wayne Ganpat, Michael Joseph.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781522509424 (hardcover)
  • 1522509429 (hardcover)
  • (ebook)
LCCN:
2016033133
OCLC:
954426909
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