Adoption of Modern Agricultural Production Technologies by Farm Households in Ghana: What Factors Influence their Decisions?

@inproceedings{Akudugu2012AdoptionOM,
  title={Adoption of Modern Agricultural Production Technologies by Farm Households in Ghana: What Factors Influence their Decisions?},
  author={Mamudu Abunga Akudugu and E. Guo and Samuel K. N. Dadzie},
  year={2012}
}
Low adoption of modern agricultural production tech nologies amongst farmers in Ghana has been identified as one of the main reasons for the low a gricultural productivity in the country. This paper examines the factors that influence farm households ’ modern agricultural production technology adoptio n decisions in Ghana. Household questionnaires were a dministered to 300 farmers the Bawku West District of Ghana; and the logit model was estimated to ascertain the factors. The results showed… CONTINUE READING

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