This project was concerned with reducing the economic impact of weeds on resource-poor farming households in east Africa (and more generally). The research objectives were to provide an overall assessment of the benefits of herbicide technology to rural communities within overall crop management strategies and identify those factors which lead to different usage patterns.
Natural Resources Institute, UK., 39 pp.
Socio-economic study of the uptake of herbicide technology in maize cropping systems. Final Technical Report.