1. Effects of Awareness of Fertilizer Subsidy on the Yield of Crops among Rural Farmers in Ghana

Fariya Abubakari; Farida Abubakari

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2014, , Pages 123-126

    The study examines the effects of awareness of fertilizer subsidy on the yield of crops among rural farmers in Ghana. Random sampling was used to select six communities and 10 households per community. They include Bawku, Navrongo, Tolon kumbungu and Walewale from the Northern part and Ejura ...  Read More

2. Adoption of Soil Conservation Technologies among Farmers in the Upper East Region of Ghana

Fariya Abubakari; Farida Abubakari; Victor Owusu

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Summer 2014, , Pages 61-76

  Soil erosion is one of the most important forms of land degradation that threatens continued and sustained agricultural production in Ghana. The most severely affected areas are the three northern regions especially Upper East Region, where large tracts of land have been destroyed by water erosion leading ...  Read More