See also: Readings in Farming Systems Research and Development. Edited by W. W. Shaner; P. F. Philipp; W. R. Schmehl. Boulder, CO : Westview Press, 1981. A Consortium for International Development Study 630 SHA in ECHO library
A collection of writings to inspire many to actively link farmers and research in addressig the challenges of agricultural innovation and enterprise, to give smallholder farmers real opportunities to grow their incomes and liveihood, and thus give them a better future.
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