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1997 - 2010

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Volume 49, issue 1, 2010

Modelling efficiency with farm-produced inputs: dairying in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Downloads
Thulasizwe S. Mkhabela, Jenifer Piesse, Colin G. Thirtle and Nick Vink
Factors influencing the long-term competitiveness of commercial milk producers: evidence from panel data in East Griqualand, South Africa Downloads
J.P. du Toit, Gerald F. Ortmann and S. Ramroop
Economic performance of exotic dairy cattle under smallholder conditions in the marginal zones of Kenya using three analytical approaches Downloads
Mutuku Muendo Kavoi, Dana L. Hoag and James G. Pritchett
What will South Africa’s new Cooperatives Act do for small producers? An analysis of three case studies in KwaZulu-Natal Downloads
P. Nganya, Michael C. Lyne and Stuart R.D. Ferrer
The role of social networks in development of small-scale enterprises in the Chimanimani district of Zimbabwe Downloads
J. Zuwarimwe and Johann Frederick Kirsten
How the leopard has changed its spots: past dynamics and future opportunities Downloads
Gavin C.G. Fraser

Volume 48, issue 4, 2009

Boosting smallholder production for food security: some approaches and evidence from studies in sub-Saharan Africa Downloads
Innocent Matshe
The contribution of subsistence farming to food security in South Africa Downloads
Mompati N. Baiphethi and Peter T. Jacobs
Should subsistence agriculture be supported as a strategy to address rural food insecurity? Downloads
Michael Aliber and Tim G.B. Hart
The status of household food security targets in South Africa Downloads
Peter T. Jacobs
Exploring Statistics South Africa’s national household surveys as sources of information about household-level food security Downloads
Michael Aliber
Exploring definitions of food insecurity and vulnerability: time to refocus assessments Downloads
Tim G.B. Hart
Household food security status in South Africa Downloads
Miriam Altman, Tim G.B. Hart and Peter T. Jacobs

Volume 48, issue 3, 2009

Agricultural land purchases for alternative uses – evidence from two farming areas in the Western Cape province, South Africa Downloads
L.L. Reed and Theo E. Kleynhans
The role of the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) in determining carnation demand in the United Kingdom: implications for Colombian and Kenyan exports Downloads
Andrew Muhammad and Guyslain K. Ngeleza
Institutional and governance factors influencing the performance of selected smallholder agricultural cooperatives in KwaZulu-Natal Downloads
M. Chibanda, Gerald F. Ortmann and Michael C. Lyne
Labour inputs and financial profitability of conventional and agroforestry-based soil fertility management practices in Zambia Downloads
Oluyede Clifford Ajayi, Festus K. Akinnifesi, G. Sileshi and W. Kanjipite
Agricultural production in Greater Sekhukhune: the future for food security in a poverty node of South Africa? Downloads
Scott Drimie, T. Germishuyse, L. Rademeyer and Craig Schwabe
Modelling the impacts of the industrial biofuels strategy on the South African agricultural and biofuel subsectors Downloads
Thomas Funke, P.G. Strauss and Ferdinand H. Meyer

Volume 48, issue 2, 2009

The impact of HIV/AIDS on food security and household vulnerability in Swaziland Downloads
Micah B. Masuku and M.M. Sithole
The impact of smallholder commercialisation of organic crops on food consumption patterns, dietary diversity and consumption elasticities Downloads
Sheryl L. Hendriks and Mark M. Msaki
Logistical estimation of the probability of mainstream market participation among small-scale livestock farmers: a case study of the Northern Cape province Downloads
.D. Uchezuba, E. Moshabele and D. Digopo
Impact of market deregulation on the competitiveness of commercial milk producers in East Griqualand: a unit cost ratio (UCR) analysis: 1983-2006 Downloads
J.P. du Toit and Gerald F. Ortmann
Analysing the South African table grape industry within a partial equilibrium framework Downloads
Sanri Reynolds
Nile perch demand in the Netherlands: are exports from Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda source-differentiated? Downloads
Andrew Muhammad

Volume 48, issue 1, 2009

The impact of food aid on maize prices and production in Swaziland Downloads
Majola Lawrence Mabuza, Sheryl L. Hendriks, Gerald F. Ortmann and M.M. Sithole
The impact of South African supermarkets on agricultural development in the SADC: a case study in Zambia, Namibia and Botswana Downloads
Rosemary A. Emongor and Johann Frederick Kirsten
The potential impact of the Doha Development Agenda on the South African economy: liberalising OECD agriculture and food trade Downloads
Bonani Nyhodo, Cecilia Punt and Nick Vink
Is geographic diversification sufficient to limit contract grower risk? Downloads
Mariette Geyser, Andre Louw and L. Botha
What is the appropriate level of aggregation for productivity indices? Comparing district, regional and national measures Downloads
Beatrice Conradie, Jenifer Piesse and Colin G. Thirtle

Volume 47, issue 4, 2008

Producer price and price transmission in a deregulated Ethiopian coffee market Downloads
Tadesse Kumma Worako, Herman D. van Schalkwyk, Zerihun Gudeta Alemu and Gezahegne Ayele
Institutions and economic research: a case of location externalities on agricultural resource allocation in the Kat River basin, South Africa Downloads
C. Nhlanhla Mbatha and G.G. Antrobus
Factors enhancing market participation by small-scale cotton farmers Downloads
Rendani Randela, Zerihun Gudeta Alemu and Jan A. Groenewald
Environmental offsets and other market approaches with specific reference to the Olifants River (East) and Berg River Downloads
W. Lieb Nieuwoudt
What is really in the economic partnership agreements for the Southern African region? A perspective from Botswana’s beef export markets Downloads
C. Nhlanhla Mbatha and Nick Charalambides

Volume 47, issue 3, 2008

Logistic modelling of smallholder livestock farmers’ adoption of tree-based fodder technology in Zimbabwe Downloads
R. Jera and Oluyede Clifford Ajayi
A factor analysis of access to and use of service infrastructure amongst emerging farmers in South Africa Downloads
P. Chaminuka, G.M. Senyolo, Moraka Nakedi Makhura and Abenet Belete
Facilitating decision-making in agriculture by using a system of models Downloads
P.G. Strauss, Ferdinand H. Meyer and Johann Frederick Kirsten
Modelling the impacts of macro-economic variables on the South African biofuels industry Downloads
Ferdinand H. Meyer, P.G. Strauss and Thomas Funke
Households’ welfare analyses of the impact of global change on water resources in South Africa Downloads
James S. Juana, Kenneth M. Strzepek and Johann Frederick Kirsten
Alternative marketing options for small-scale farmers in the wake of changing agri-food supply chains in South Africa Downloads
Andre Louw, Daniel du Plessis Scheepers Jordaan, Leah Z.B. Ndanga and Johann Frederick Kirsten

Volume 47, issue 2, 2008

Investigating alternative governance systems for the South African mohair supply chain Downloads
Daniel du Plessis Scheepers Jordaan and Johann Frederick Kirsten
Competitive performance of global deciduous fruit supply chains: South Africa versus Chile Downloads
T.E. Mashabela and Nick Vink
Modelling South African grain farmers’ preferences to adopt derivative contracts using discrete choice models Downloads
E.M. Ueckermann, James Blignaut, Rangan Gupta and J. Raubenheimer
Contracting arrangements in agribusiness procurement practices in South Africa Downloads
Hester Vermeulen, Johann Frederick Kirsten and Kurt Sartorius
South Africa’s new Cooperatives Act: A missed opportunity for small farmers and land reform beneficiaries Downloads
Michael C. Lyne and Ray Collins

Volume 47, issue 1, 2008

Determinants of the demand for regular farm labour in South Africa, 1960-2002 Downloads
G.N. Sparrow, Gerald F. Ortmann, Michael C. Lyne and Mark A.G. Darroch
Costs and benefits of higher tariffs on wheat imports to South Africa Downloads
Scott McDonald, Cecilia Punt, Lillian Rantho and Melt van Schoor
Management decisions on commercial sugarcane farms in KwaZulu-Natal: a focus on choice bracketing behaviour for risk management Downloads
R. MacNicol, Gerald F. Ortmann and Stuart R.D. Ferrer
Factors affecting the use of forward pricing methods in price risk management with special reference to the influence of risk aversion Downloads
Henry Jordaan and Bennie Grove
Determinants of off-farm participation decision of farm households in Ethiopia Downloads
A.D. Beyne
Agricultural trade policy reform in South Africa Downloads
Margaret Chitiga, Tonia Kandiero and P. Ngwenya
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