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2012 - 2018

Current editor(s): A. Jooste, National Agricultural Marketing Council

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Volume 57, issue 3-4, 2018

Food policy and nutrition economics in the SDG era pp. 167-180 Downloads
Sheryl L. Hendriks
Rising absolutely, declining relatively: agriculture, climate change, and job creation in Africa pp. 181-197 Downloads
Karen Brooks
Roads and farming: the effect of infrastructure improvement on agricultural intensification in South-Western Kenya pp. 198-220 Downloads
Philemon Kiprono and Tomoya Matsumoto
Estimating trade elasticities for South Africa’s agricultural commodities for use in policy modelling pp. 221-232 Downloads
S.M. Ntombela, M. Kalaba and H. Bohlmann
The impact of poverty, risk aversion and time preference on maize marketing channel choice decisions: the case of Zvimba and Makonde districts of Zimbabwe pp. 233-250 Downloads
Michael Kamoyo and Albert Makochekanwa
Spatial market integration in the era of high food prices. A case of surplus and deficit maize markets in Kenya pp. 251-265 Downloads
Raphael Gitau and Ferdi Meyer
Assessing the viable agricultural land use options after clearing invasive alien plants in the Mokolo Catchment, Limpopo Province, South Africa pp. 266-283 Downloads
T. Morokong, J. N. Blignaut, N. P. Nkambule, T. Vundla and S. Mudavanhu
Explaining smallholder aspirations to expand irrigation crop production in Makhathini and Ndumo-B, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa pp. 284-299 Downloads
Unity Chipfupa and Edilegnaw Wale

Volume 57, issue 2, 2018

Tomlinson Commemorative Lecture (2017): Relevance versus indispensability in making the long term urgent pp. 93-100 Downloads
J. M. Laubscher
The influence of animal traits on feedlot profitability of Santa Gertrudis cattle in South Africa pp. 101-107 Downloads
W. A. Lombard, F. A. Maré and H. Jordaan
The profit-maximising feeding period for different breeds of beef cattle pp. 108-120 Downloads
P. L. Oosthuizen and F. A. Maré
Do Dairy Market Hubs improve smallholder farmers’ income? The case of dairy farmers in the Tanga and Morogoro regions of Tanzania pp. 121-136 Downloads
Irene Bayiyana, Aloyce Hepelwa, Elizaphan J. O. Rao and Kenneth Mdadila
Adoption and impact of fertiliser trees on heterogeneous farmer classified soil types in the Chongwe district of Zambia pp. 137-151 Downloads
Elias Kuntashula, Robert Nhlane and Fulayi Chisola
Impact of access to credit on farm income: policy implications for rural agricultural development in Lesotho pp. 152-166 Downloads
Abiodun A. Ogundeji, Emmanuel Donkor, Charmaine Motsoari and Stephen Onakuse

Volume 57, issue 1, 2018

Location factors and spatial dependence in household perceptions and adaptations to climate change: A case in the upper Blue Nile Basin pp. 1-27 Downloads
Stefano Mainardi
Simon Brand Memorial Address pp. 28-39 Downloads
Awudu Abdulai
Drivers of farmers’ cattle insurance decisions: evidence from smallholders in northern Ethiopia pp. 40-48 Downloads
Kinfe G Bishu, Edward Lahiff, Seamus O’Reilly and Mulugeta Gebregziabher
Assessing participation in homestead food garden programmes, land ownership and their impact on productivity and net returns of smallholder maize producers in South Africa pp. 49-63 Downloads
Yonas Bahta, Enoch Owusu-Sekyere and B.E. Tlalang
Market participation and marketing channel preferences by small scale sorghum farmers in semi-arid Zimbabwe pp. 64-77 Downloads
Joseph P. Musara, Lovemore Musemwa, Munyaradzi Mutenje, Abbyssinia Mushunje and Charles Pfukwa
Collective action and rural poverty reduction: Empirical evidence from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa pp. 78-90 Downloads
Sikhulumile Sinyolo and Maxwell Mudhara
Erratum pp. 91-91 Downloads
The Editors

Volume 56, issue 4, 2017

Welfare impacts of improved groundnut varieties in eastern Zambia: A heterogeneous treatment effects approach pp. 313-329 Downloads
Julius Manda, Makaiko G. Khonje, Arega D. Alene and Therese Gondwe
Factors affecting adoption and intensity of conservation agriculture techniques applied by smallholders in Masvingo district, Zimbabwe pp. 330-346 Downloads
Machiweyi Kunzekweguta, Karl M. Rich and Michael C. Lyne
Technical efficiency of smallholder maize production in Zambia: a stochastic meta-frontier approach pp. 347-365 Downloads
John N. Ng’ombe
The influence of market orientation on firm performance and members’ livelihood in Ethiopian seed producer cooperatives pp. 366-382 Downloads
Dawit Tsegaye Sisay, Frans J. H. M. Verhees and Hans C. M. van Trijp
Integrating quantified risk in efficiency analysis: evidence from rice production in East and Southern Africa pp. 383-401 Downloads
Gaudiose Mujawamariya, Florent M. Kinkingninhoun Medagbe and Aziz Karimov
Tamás Imre Fényes 13 September 1943 to 7 April 2017 pp. 402-403 Downloads
Nick Vink
Food Security in South Africa: Human Rights and Entitlement Perspectives pp. 404-405 Downloads
Julia Harper

Volume 56, issue 3, 2017

Impact of trade controls on price transmission between southern African maize markets pp. 223-232 Downloads
Tracy Davids, Ferdi Meyer and Patrick Westhoff
Evaluating the long-term effectiveness of crop insurance products to provide cost effective and constant cover for maize producers under stochastic yields and prices pp. 233-247 Downloads
Frikkie Maré, Bennie Grové and Johan Willemse
Does Food Assistance Improve Recipients' Dietary Diversity and Food Quality in Mozambique? pp. 248-262 Downloads
Agatha Carol Zhou and Sheryl L. Hendriks
Correlates and consequences of women’s participation in the cowpea value chain in eastern Zambia pp. 263-273 Downloads
Therese Gondwe, A. Tegbaru, Alamu E. Oladeji, Makaiko Khonje, J. Manda and H. Gaya
An economic risk analysis of fertiliser microdosing and rainwater harvesting in a semi-arid farming system in Tanzania pp. 274-289 Downloads
Lutengano Mwinuka, Khamaldin Daud Mutabazi, Stefan Sieber, Jeremia Makindara and Jean-Claude Bizimana
The Impact of Adoption of Recommended Tea Plucking Interval on Tea Yields in Kenya pp. 290-295 Downloads
Vincent Ngeno
Estimating the impact of sericulture adoption on farmer income in Rwanda: an application of propensity score matching pp. 296-311 Downloads
Alexis Habiyaremye
Corrigendum pp. 312-312 Downloads
The Editors

Volume 56, issue 2, 2017

The analysis of market integration and price transmission – results and implications in an African context pp. 83-96 Downloads
Stephan von Cramon-Taubadel
Testing price leadership in major regional maize markets in Ethiopia: implications for targeted market intervention pp. 97-109 Downloads
Mesay Yami, Ferdi Meyer and Rashid Hassan
Vertical price transmission and its inflationary implications in South African food chains pp. 110-122 Downloads
Marlene Louw, Ferdi Meyer and Johann Kirsten
Price formation and competitiveness of the South African broiler industry in the global context pp. 123-138 Downloads
T. Davids and F.H. Meyer
Breaking the ‘big data’ barrier when selecting agricultural export markets: an innovative approach pp. 139-157 Downloads
Martin Cameron, Wilma Viviers and Ezra Steenkamp
Contract Farming as Part of a Multi-Instrument Inclusive Business Structure: A Theoretical Analysis pp. 158-172 Downloads
W.O. Chamberlain and W. Anseeuw
The effect of emotions on purchase behaviour towards novel foods. An application of Means–End chain methodology pp. 173-190 Downloads
Ramo Barrena, Teresa García and Mercedes Sánchez
South Africa’s competitiveness against its main competitors in the market of pears imported by the EU28 pp. 191-204 Downloads
Jaime De Pablo Valenciano, Maria Mercedes Capobianco Uriarte and Miguel Angel Giacinti Battistuzzi
Does adoption of conservation farming practices result in increased crop revenue? Evidence from Zambia pp. 205-221 Downloads
John N. Ng’ombe, Thomson H. Kalinda and Gelson Tembo

Volume 56, issue 1, 2017

Risk assessment and control of agricultural supply chains under Internet of Things pp. 1-12 Downloads
Bo Yan, Xinni Wang and Ping Shi
Evaluating the demand for meat in South Africa: an econometric estimation of short term demand elasticities pp. 13-27 Downloads
Marion Delport, Marlene Louw, Tracy Davids, Hester Vermeulen and Ferdi Meyer
Fostering linking social capital for successful agricultural development projects in South Africa pp. 28-39 Downloads
Bridget Taruvinga, Portia Ndou, Igenecious Nicholas Hlerema, Thetshelesani Lesly Maraganedzha, Christian Philippus Du Plooy and Sonja Venter
What factors determine household food security among smallholder farmers? Insights from Msinga, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa pp. 40-52 Downloads
Mbongeni Maziya, Maxwell Mudhara and Joyce Chitja
The dynamics of price adjustment and relationships in the formal and informal beef markets in Namibia pp. 53-66 Downloads
Kennedy Sean Kalundu and Ferdi Meyer
Impact of drought tolerant maize adoption on maize productivity, sales and consumption in rural Zimbabwe pp. 67-81 Downloads
Clifton Makate, Rongchang Wang, Marshall Makate and Nelson Mango
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