Edward Martey: The economics of smallholder soybean production in Ghana

What are the economics of smallholder soybean production in Ghana?

Edward Martey, an Agricultural Economist at Savanna Agricultural Research Institute -Ghana, addresses that question by comparing the profitability of soybean to that of other crops like maize and rice.

Resources:

1) "Economics of Soybean Production: Evidence from Saboba and Chereponi Districts of Northern Region of Ghana”
http://soybeaninnovationlab.illinois.edu/sites/soybeaninnovationlab.illi...

2) "Technical Efficiency of Soybean Farms and Its Determinants in Saboba and Chereponi Districts of Northern Ghana: A Stochastic Frontier Approach"
http://tropicalsoybean.com/sites/default/files/Technical%20Efficiency%20...

3) "Factors Influencing Farmer’s Participation in Agricultural Projects: The case of the Agricultural Value Chain Mentorship Project in the Northern Region of Ghana"
http://tropicalsoybean.com/sites/default/files/Factors%20Influencing%20F...

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