Conservation Tillage Systems and Water Productivity - Implications for Smallholder Farmers in Semi-Arid Ethiopia

PhD, UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education, Delft, The Netherlands

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Conservation tillage systems have been adopted by farmers in many countries to solve the problem of land degradation and declining water productivity. Direct application of such tillage systems has not been possible among resource-poor, smallholder farmers in semi-arid areas of Ethiopia. Problems such as the lack of rainfall, the costs of herbicide
  • CRC Press; July 2007
  • ISBN: 9781439828540
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Conservation Tillage Systems and Water Productivity - Implications for Smallholder Farmers in Semi-Arid Ethiopia
  • Author: Melesse Temesgen Leye
  • Imprint: CRC Press