|Statement||by Toshio Suzuki.|
|Series||Michigan geographical publication ;, no. 29, Michigan geographical publications ;, no. 29.|
|LC Classifications||HD1476.I7 G57 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvii, 393 p. :|
|Number of Pages||393|
|LC Control Number||87405821|
I have long argued that this ideal will be best served if small-scale, or smallholder black farmers become key beneficiaries of redistributive land reform in rural South Africa. Land reform, a purposive change in the way in which agricultural land is held or owned, the methods of cultivation that are employed, or the relation of agriculture to the rest of the s such as . In with introduction of Phase II of the government’s land reform program, vast areas of large-scale commercial farming were converted into indigenous small-scale commercial and subsistence farming . One of the biggest myths about farming is that it only takes place in rural settings, on large plots of land, and with just a few crops in cultivation. Small-scale intensive farming doesn't require large acreage, .
Land Reform, Small Scale Farming and Poverty Eradication Lessons from Africa Sam Moyo The importance of agriculture to development in Africa is underlined by the dependence of over 70% of the . Rural development and the future of small-scale family farms 2 support strategies towards them can be uniform, as they differ between countries and across cultural, socio-economic and agro-ecological File Size: 1MB. Small-scale farmers should be at the centre of land reform 17 April - By Ben Cousins Great growth is possible if small-scale farmers are taken seriously. The future of agriculture: farm technology for small scale farmers Modern farming technologies have eased the burden of hard labour for many farmers worldwide. However, many of the world’s farmers – .
Small-scale agriculture has been practiced ever since the Neolithic recently it is an alternative to factory farming or more broadly, intensive agriculture or unsustainable farming methods . Namibia, is based predominantly on small-scale farming: 65% of the population live from agriculture. The average farm size is hectares; most farms are smaller. In interna-tional comparisons, African small-scale farm-ing . Developing Appropriate Technology for Small-scale Farming Populations The development and application of new technologies applicable to small-scale farming enterprises is a Smaller farmers . Defining Small-Scale Farmers in the South African Context. it will improve the process of incorporating emerging smallholders in the land reform programme since they have been identified as.