The Resource Food security among small-scale agricultural producers in Southern Africa, Josephine Phillip Msangi

Food security among small-scale agricultural producers in Southern Africa, Josephine Phillip Msangi

Label
Food security among small-scale agricultural producers in Southern Africa
Title
Food security among small-scale agricultural producers in Southern Africa
Statement of responsibility
Josephine Phillip Msangi
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The book focuses on food security highlighting the role of indigenous knowledge and scientific research in addressing the plight of poor small-scale agricultural producers. Rapidly growing global population and global policies and management governing sustainability, hunger, food security and poverty alleviation are discussed. Additionally, impacts of probable climate change, research on land productivity and performance of dependable food crops i.e. cassava and pearl millet are discussed. Analyzed in great detail are roles of small stock, urban/peri-urban agriculture and advantages of climate-smart agriculture and participatory research in enhancing food security of the small-scale agricultural producers in Southern Africa
Cataloging source
GW5XE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Msangi, Josephine Phillip
Dewey number
631.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD9017.A3562
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food security
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Food security
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Africa, Southern
  • Life Sciences
  • Agriculture
  • Climate Change/Climate Change Impacts
  • Sustainable Development
  • Economic Geography
  • Trade
Label
Food security among small-scale agricultural producers in Southern Africa, Josephine Phillip Msangi
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-3-319-09495-3
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Population, agriculture, poverty and food security: an overview -- 2. Policies and legislations governing marketing and food trade: Southern Africa -- 3. Urban, peri-urban agriculture and food security among small-scale agricultural producers: Southern Africa -- 4. Indigenous plant resources and food security among small-scale agricultural producers: Southern Africa -- 5. Role of small stock in safeguarding food security in dry lands: case in Namibia -- 6. Improving productivity, food safety and nutritional levels of dependable food crops: Southern Africa -- 7. Climate-smart agriculture: incorporating weather information into small-scale agricultural producers' system: South Africa
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 173 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319094953
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-09495-3
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)890142104
  • (OCoLC)ocn890142104
Label
Food security among small-scale agricultural producers in Southern Africa, Josephine Phillip Msangi
Link
https://ezproxy.lib.ou.edu/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/978-3-319-09495-3
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Population, agriculture, poverty and food security: an overview -- 2. Policies and legislations governing marketing and food trade: Southern Africa -- 3. Urban, peri-urban agriculture and food security among small-scale agricultural producers: Southern Africa -- 4. Indigenous plant resources and food security among small-scale agricultural producers: Southern Africa -- 5. Role of small stock in safeguarding food security in dry lands: case in Namibia -- 6. Improving productivity, food safety and nutritional levels of dependable food crops: Southern Africa -- 7. Climate-smart agriculture: incorporating weather information into small-scale agricultural producers' system: South Africa
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 173 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319094953
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
SpringerLink
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-09495-3
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)890142104
  • (OCoLC)ocn890142104

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