This report covers an 8-9 month period taking forward aspects of project R8349, “Developing Crop Protection Research promotional strategies for semi-arid East Africa (Kenya and Tanzania)”. The project's purpose, nested within the CPP programmes purpose, was “the promotion of strategies to reduce the impact of pests and stabilise yields in semi-arid cereal based cropping systems for the benefit of poor people”. The focus was on action research for improved promotional and communication mechanisms relating to crop protection (CP), focusing from sub-national research and extension organisations through to farmers.
Natural Resources Institute, Chatham, Kent, UK.; 77 pp.
Crop Protection communication and research promotional strategies for semi-arid East Africa (Kenya and Tanzania)- Strategy Validation, M and E methodology development and lessons for Policy. Final Technical Report.