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2012 - 2017

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

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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

Volume 55, issue 4, 2016

Agriculture in a Developmental State: Finding the Nexus for Development(al) Agricultural Economists pp. 303-330 Downloads
Moraka Nakedi Makhura
Maturity Effects in Futures Contracts on the SAFEX Market pp. 331-355 Downloads
Chris Motengwe and Paul Alagidede
Poverty Traps in South African Agriculture pp. 356-376 Downloads
Herman Geyer
Non-Tariff Measures Affecting Agricultural Trade in SADC pp. 377-410 Downloads
Mmatlou Kalaba, Johann Kirsten and T. Sacolo
Factors Influencing the Competitiveness of the South African Wheat Industry: A Hedonic Price Model pp. 411-435 Downloads
Johannes Daniël van der Merwe, Philippus Christoffel Cloete and Herman Daniël van Schalkwyk
The Impact of Social Grants on the Propensity and Level of Use of Inorganic Fertiliser among Smallholders in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa pp. 436-457 Downloads
Sikhulumile Sinyolo, Maxwell Mudhara and Edilegnaw Wale
Commercialisation of Food Crops and Farm Productivity: Evidence from Smallholders in Central Africa pp. 458-482 Downloads
Justus Ochieng, Beatrice Knerr, George Owuor and Emily Ouma
Real-Time Grain Commodities Price Predictions in South Africa: A Big Data and Neural Networks Approach pp. 483-508 Downloads
Kayode Ayankoya, Andre P. Calitz and Jean H. Greyling

Volume 55, issue 3, 2016

Factors Influencing Consumers' Choice of Imported Poultry Meat Products in a Developing Market: Lessons from Zimbabwe pp. 191-215 Downloads
Charles Makanyeza and Francois du Toit
Towards a New Capital Formation Series for Machinery in South African Agriculture pp. 216-236 Downloads
Colleta Gandidzanwa and Frikkie Liebenberg
Estimating the Supply Response of Maize in South Africa: A Nerlovian Partial Adjustment Model Approach pp. 237-253 Downloads
R.R. Shoko, P. Chaminuka and A. Belete
The Choice of Marketing Channel by Maize and Pigeonpea Smallholder Farmers: Evidence from the Northern and Eastern Zones of Tanzania pp. 254-277 Downloads
Fe Mmbando, E Wale, Ljs Baiyegunhi and Mag Darroch
Multidimensional Household Food Security Measurement in Rural Zambia pp. 278-301 Downloads
Ayala Wineman

Volume 55, issue 1-2, 2016

Entrepreneurship and the Reallocation of African Farmers pp. 1-33 Downloads
Wim Naudé
Malthus revisited: Long-term Trends in South African Population Growth and Agricultural Output pp. 34-61 Downloads
Nico Strydom and Jean Struweg
A Global Perspective of Food Market Integration: A Review pp. 62-80 Downloads
Ronald Kabbiri, Manoj Dora, Gabriel Elepu and Xavier Gellynck
Production and Consumption Responses to Policy Interventions in Tanzania's Dairy Industry pp. 81-102 Downloads
Edgar Edwin Twine
Dimensions of Empowerment Influencing Women in KwaZulu-Natal to diversify away from agricultural-based livelihoods pp. 103-132 Downloads
Stanley Sharaunga and Maxwell Mudhara
Vulnerability to Climate Change in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa: What Does the Future Holds for Smallholder Crop Farmers? pp. 133-167 Downloads
Sunday Y. Hosu, E.N. Cishe and P.N. Luswazi
Adoption of striga ( striga hermonthica ) Management Technologies in Northern Nigeria pp. 168-188 Downloads
M.B. Hassan, L.J.S. Baiyegunhi, G. F. Ortmann and T. Abdoulaye

Volume 54, issue 4, 2015

Re-Estimating South African Agricultural Output Value, Quantity And Price Aggregates, 1910--2010 pp. 1-27 Downloads
Frikkie Liebenberg, Philip Pardey, Jason Beddow and Johann Kirsten
Estimating The Maximum Value of Crop Hail Insurance Under Stochastic Yield and Price Risk pp. 28-44 Downloads
Frikkie Maré, Bennie Grové and Johan Willemse
A Study of Seasonality on the Safex Wheat Market pp. 45-72 Downloads
Chris Motengwe and Angel Pardo
Harvest of Hope: The Contribution of Peri-Urban Agriculture in South African Townships pp. 73-86 Downloads
Martin Dyer, Richard Mills, Beatrice Conradie and Jenifer Piesse
Performance Measurement of Extensive Beef Cattle Farms in Botswana pp. 87-112 Downloads
Omphile Temoso, David Hadley and Renato Villano
Price Transmission in the Zambian Sugar Sector: An Assessment of Market Efficiency and Policy Implications pp. 113-136 Downloads
Brian Chisanga, Ferdinand H. Meyer, Alex Winter-Nelson and Nicholas J Sitko

Volume 54, issue 3, 2015

The Intensity of adoption of Conservation agriculture by smallholder farmers in Zimbabwe pp. 1-22 Downloads
Tarisayi Pedzisa, Lovemore Rugube, Alex Winter-Nelson, Kathy Baylis and Kizito Mazvimavi
Cow or Goat? Population pressure and livestock keeping in Burundi pp. 23-42 Downloads
Sam Desiere, Sanctus Niragira and Marijke D'Haese
The Aggregate economic benefits of the National Cultivar Trials for Maize in South Africa with specific reference to the Highveld region pp. 43-61 Downloads
Thula Dlamini and Frik Liebenberg
Association between irrigated farming and improved nutrition in farm households in Malawi pp. 62-86 Downloads
Todd Benson
A long-term view of the effectiveness of wool promotion schemes pp. 87-106 Downloads
Malcolm Abbott
The impact of integrated agricultural research for development on food security among smallholder farmers of southern Africa pp. 107-125 Downloads
Nelson Mango, Kefasi Nyikahadzoi, Clifton Makate, Nothando Dunjana and Shephard Siziba

Volume 54, issue 2, 2015

Productivity benchmarking of free-range sheep operations for Laingsburg, South Africa pp. 1-17 Downloads
Beatrice Conradie and Jenifer Piesse
The direct and indirect economic contribution of small-scale black agriculture in South Africa pp. 18-37 Downloads
Michael Aliber and Lelethu Mdoda
The impact of exchange rate risk on Africa's imports of world poultry pp. 38-50 Downloads
Christopher G. Davis and Fawzi Taha
Urban farmers and urban agriculture in Johannesburg: Responding to the food resilience strategy pp. 51-75 Downloads
Naudé Malan
Public sector expenditure in agriculture and economic growth in Nigeria: An empirical investigation pp. 76-92 Downloads
Akeem A. Tijani, Olumemino Oluwasola and Olayinka I. Baruwa

Volume 54, issue 1, 2015

The trade effects of technical barriers on South Africa's orange exports pp. 1-27 Downloads
Tinashe Kapuya
On the performance of fractional multinomial response models for estimating Engel Curves pp. 28-52 Downloads
Steven Koch
Traceability systems and origin based meat products in the South African sheep meat industry pp. 53-69 Downloads
M. van der Merwe and Johann Kirsten
Evaluating the effect of proposed tariff protection for the South African broiler industry pp. 70-95 Downloads
P. Davids, F.H. Meyer and M. Louw
Determinants of smallholder farmers' participation in maize and pigeonpea markets in Tanzania pp. 96-119 Downloads
Frank E. Mmbando, Edilegnaw Z. Wale and Lloyd J.S. Baiyegunhi
Comparison of Rotterdam Model versus almost ideal demand system for fish and red meat pp. 120-137 Downloads
Habibeh Sherafatmand and Ali Akbar Baghestany
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