Selection of sustainable rural agriculture projects in south Africa: case studies in the landcare programme

  title={Selection of sustainable rural agriculture projects in south Africa: case studies in the landcare programme},
  author={A. C. Brent and Johannes Mulder},
  journal={Proceedings. 2005 IEEE International Engineering Management Conference, 2005.},
The degradation of natural resources has a direct and significant impact on those living in rural areas. The resultant increasing pressure that is placed on the livelihoods of rural people leads to desperate and poor agricultural practices, which in turn cause further degradation of natural resources. The LandCare programme of the South African national government aims to address these problems by facilitating rural agricultural projects that are sustainable in the long-term. This paper… CONTINUE READING

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