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EXPORT HORTICULTURE AND LIVELIHOOD STRATEGIES : A FOCUS ON THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CONSTRAINTS FACING SMALLHOLDER FARMERS IN KENYA Discussion Paper 3

@inproceedings{Omosa2003EXPORTHA,
  title={EXPORT HORTICULTURE AND LIVELIHOOD STRATEGIES : A FOCUS ON THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CONSTRAINTS FACING SMALLHOLDER FARMERS IN KENYA Discussion Paper 3},
  author={M. Omosa},
  year={2003}
}
This paper looks at the opportunities and challenges arising from export horticulture as a livelihood strategy among smallholder farmers in Kenya. Discussions centre on who enters into export horticulture and how, the forces that govern the linkages that smallholder farmers maintain with exporters, and the nature of gains that these farmers draw from participating in growing horticultural crops for the export market. These discussions are based on field interviews with smallholder farmers… Expand
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