Folk Classification, Perception, and Preferences of Baobab Products in West Africa: Consequences for Species Conservation and Improvement

@article{Assogbadjo2007FolkCP,
  title={Folk Classification, Perception, and Preferences of Baobab Products in West Africa: Consequences for Species Conservation and Improvement},
  author={A. Assogbadjo and R. Gl{\`e}l{\`e} Kaka{\"i} and F. Chadare and L. Thomson and T. Kyndt and B. Sinsin and P. Damme},
  journal={Economic Botany},
  year={2007},
  volume={62},
  pages={74-84}
}
Folk Classification, Perception, and Preferences of Baobab Products in West Africa: Consequences for Species Conservation and Improvement.The present study is a component of a baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) domestication research program being undertaken in Benin, Burkina Faso, Ghana, and Senegal. Surveys conducted on a total of 129 women and 281 men of different ages included questions on perceptions and human/cultural meaning of morphological variation, use forms, preferences (desirable… Expand

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