Impact of Land Fragmentation on Technical Efficiency : The Case of Maize Farmers in the Transitional Zone Of Ghana

@inproceedings{Danquah2019ImpactOL,
  title={Impact of Land Fragmentation on Technical Efficiency : The Case of Maize Farmers in the Transitional Zone Of Ghana},
  author={Frank Osei Danquah and Martinson Ankrah Twumasi and Bright Korankye Asiamah},
  year={2019}
}
  • Frank Osei Danquah, Martinson Ankrah Twumasi, Bright Korankye Asiamah
  • Published 2019
This paper seeks to study the impact of land fragmentation on technical efficiency of 461 maize farmers selected through the multi-stage sampling technique from the transitional zone of Ghana. The study used the stochastic production frontier model to analysis data from 2017/2018 farming season. The findings showed that, most of the farmers were in their youthful age with few of them over the age of 60 therefore, an average age of 44.8. The study revealed that; quantity of labour used… CONTINUE READING

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