How diversified is cropping in Malawi? Patterns, determinants and policy implications

@article{Kankwamba2018HowDI,
  title={How diversified is cropping in Malawi? Patterns, determinants and policy implications},
  author={Henry Kankwamba and Mariam Kadzamira and Karl Pauw},
  journal={Food Security},
  year={2018},
  volume={10},
  pages={323-338}
}
Micro- and macroeconomic evidence suggest that the promotion of agricultural diversification in agriculture-based developing countries is beneficial. At the microeconomic level, increased agricultural diversification promotes human nutrition and raises household incomes, while allowing farmers to adapt to the challenges posed by climate change. Using Malawi as a case study, we analyzed the recent patterns and determinants of farm level crop diversification in order to better understand how… CONTINUE READING