Erratic Rains and Erratic Markets : Environmental change , economic globalisation and the expansion of shallow groundwater irrigation in West Africa

@inproceedings{Laube2011ErraticRA,
  title={Erratic Rains and Erratic Markets : Environmental change , economic globalisation and the expansion of shallow groundwater irrigation in West Africa},
  author={Wolfram Laube and Martha Awo and Benjamin Schraven},
  year={2011}
}
Climate change and land degradation have considerably altered the conditions for rain-fed agriculture in Northern Ghana. Furthermore, population pressure has led to continuous farming of available agricultural lands and thus caused land degradation. Crop failure and decreasing yields that result from these environmental changes have caused further… CONTINUE READING