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Impact of agricultural and energy technology on the rural poor

Impact of agricultural and energy technology on the rural poor

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Published by Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific in Dhaka, Bangladesh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southeast Asia.,
  • South Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Rural poor -- Effect of technological innovations on -- Southeast Asia.,
    • Rural poor -- Effect of technological innovations on -- South Asia.,
    • Agricultural innovations -- Southeast Asia.,
    • Agricultural innovations -- South Asia.,
    • Power resources -- Southeast Asia.,
    • Power resources -- South Asia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Salehuddin Ahmed.
      ContributionsAhmed, Salehuddin, 1949-, Center on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC441.Z9 P614 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 151 p. ;
      Number of Pages151
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2168817M
      LC Control Number88906055

      Jul 08,  · Agricultural production has tripled in half a century. To find out how, we crowdsourced new technology in smallholder farming While this technology is not widely accessible for rural farmers Author: Charlotte Seager. The three worlds of agriculture for development 29 Agriculture’s development potential shortchanged 38 The political economy of agricultural policy 42 A new role for agriculture in development 44 focus A: Declining rural poverty has been a key factor in aggregate poverty reduction

      May 30,  · Lots of things all of which cost the farmer lots of money. 1. “Wearing soil out” is done when crops are not rotated, and fertilizer is not used, or not used in enough quantity to replace nutrients removed by the previous crop. 2. Turn plowing, it. World Development is a multi-disciplinary monthly journal of development studies. It seeks to explore ways of improving standards of living, and the human condition generally, by examining potential solutions to problems such as: poverty, unemployment, malnutrition, disease, lack .

      Oct 22,  · The Effect of Modern Agriculture on Rural Development discusses the role of agriculture in rural development and analyzes the interaction between the social and technical aspects of rural development. The 22 chapters of the text are organized into five spa-hotel-provence.com Edition: 1. Technology and human life cannot be separated; society has a cyclical co-dependence on technology. We use technology; depend on technology in our daily life and our needs and demands for technology keep on rising. Humans use technology to travel, to communicate, to learn, to do business and to live in comfort. However, technology has also [ ]Author: Karehka Ramey.


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Get this from a library. Impact of agricultural and energy technology on the rural poor. [Salehuddin Ahmed; Center on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific.;]. Agricultural and rural development to reduce poverty and hunger Understanding how agricultural and rural development can create jobs and livelihoods for small farmers and the landless, while producing food and raw materials for the urban economy.

This book is organized into nine parts, separating the papers of the conference as chapters. It describes the quantity of energy consumed in particular production processes or in production at various levels of aggregation in the field of agriculture.

It also dwells into the economic impacts of energy problems on agricultural production. Impact of Agricultural Related Technology Adoption on Poverty: A Study of Select Households in Rural India Santosh K. Sahu and Sukanya Das Abstract This paper applies a program evaluation technique to assess the causal effect of adoption of agricultural related technologies on consumption.

Context - Agriculture is closely linked to many concerns, including biodiversity loss, global warming and water availability.

Despite significant increases in productivity, malnutrition and poverty still plague many parts of the world. This International Assessment of Agricultural Science and Technology for Development () focuses on how to make better use of agricultural science, knowledge and.

Consequently, this paper seeks to contribute to the literature on the impact of agricultural technology on poverty reduction in Africa by analyzing the poverty reduction impacts of new agricultural technologies in the form of a combination of tube wells and pumps for plentiful agriculture in rural.

The Economic Impact of Improved Agricultural. 66 two directions. First, the adoption of agricultural technology can make a limited contribution to reducing the vulnerability of the small – scale farmers who are mostly poor.

Examples include the adoption of drought. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the spa-hotel-provence.com: Sami Patel.

Estimating the impact of agricultural technology on poverty reduction in rural Nigeria. Babatunde Omilola The paper concludes that new agricultural technology would not expressly lead to poverty reduction in poor countries. The exact channels through which new agricultural technology impact poverty outcomes need to be further explored.

Topics. food. Through growth in agricultural productivity and higher farm profits, the rural poor can generate additional income to purchase more food, including more diverse kinds of food. Despite the strategies adopted by various governments in Nigeria to address agriculture and rural underdevelopment problem, the story remains the same.

The impact of such efforts on the rural poor, however, depends on initial conditions, the structure of relevant institutions, and incentives. Research shows that agricultural stagnation has harmed the rural poor in sub-Saharan Africa by creating food shortages and higher prices that have reduced their ability to buy food and find work.

policy makers, rural policy stakeholders and the general public. Agriculture restructuring The focus on three different agricultural sectors, namely beef, dairy and tillage, and the potential impact of proposed CAP reforms on the farm and wider rural economy highlights a number of common trends and issues.

The environmental impact of agriculture is the effect that different farming practices have on the ecosystems around them, and how those effects can be traced back to those practices.

The environmental impact of agriculture varies based on the wide variety of agricultural practices employed around the world. motivation of studying t he impact of the agricultural technology adoption and its impact on poverty at household level. The role of agri cultural technology and its im pact on rural.

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has said that climate change would push million people into the abyss of poverty by Close to half of these would be due to climate change’s impacts on agriculture. of the work on impact of rural infrastructure on agricultural productivity does not holistically capture income of household farmers.

Since no research has been carried out to examine the effect of rural road infrastructure on output and income of household farmers in. farmer. The peasant farmers in rural poor areas need to afford and adopt innovation for increased productivity, food security and higher income.

As local governments find it increasingly difficult to attract and retain talent in rural areas, agricultural technology innovation is an alternative strategy for avoiding a. To link to the entire object, paste this link in email, IM or document To embed the entire object, paste this HTML in website To link to this page, paste this link in email, IM or document To embed this page, paste this HTML in website.

differences affect the dynamics of energy access to the poor in remote rural areas. Kirubi et al, (), (Maher, Smith, & William, ) and (Khennas & Barnett, ) underscored that, studies on access to energy and rural development exist but, they focus mainly on geographic regions such as South and East Asian and Latin America.

Introduction. Agricultural research holds a great potential for raising agricultural productivity and reducing poverty. The green revolution, which led to a doubling or tripling of yields of the major food grains in the s and 70s, was a result of major investments in national and international agricultural research (David and Otsuka, ).While there is a large volume of theoretical Cited by:.

Technologies for Rural Development/Creating energy. This module explains simple ways to create and use energy in developing communities. according to the bhatt pardeep technology for house building and infrastructure development in ruaal area Introduction for Parents, Guardians and Educators.The vulnerabilities of the rural poor to the economic and financial crisis and to climate change and water shortage must be addressed.

The success of sustainable rural development depends on, inter alia, developing and implementing comprehensive strategies for dealing with climate change, drought, desertification and natural disaster.agricultural hamlet in rural upstate New York, Fitchen portrays the day-to-day struggles of living on the edge.

Fitchen begins with a tight focus on how families make and spend money, but then incorporates broader levels of context. Ultimately she considers the relationships of poor families with the institutions.