4 edition of South African agriculture at the crossroads found in the catalog.
South African agriculture at the crossroads
Includes bibliographical references (p. 306-323) and index.
|Statement||edited by Colin Thirtle, Johan van Zyl, and Nick Vink.|
|Contributions||Thirtle, Colin G., 1944-, Zyl, Johan van., Vink, N.|
|LC Classifications||HD2130.5 .A57 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 330 p. :|
|Number of Pages||330|
|LC Control Number||00042064|
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This book examines the state of South African agriculture at South African agriculture at the crossroads book end of the 20th century and makes attempts at reform in context by looking at the past.
It begins by explaining the historical process, which led to a dualistic agricultural sector, and the policy process, bought in after the reforms, that attempts to resolve the inequalities and distortions. This book examines the current state of South African agriculture and makes attempts at reform in context by looking at the past.
It begins by explaining the historical process, which led to a dualistic agricultural sector, and the current policy process that South African agriculture at the crossroads book to.
Agriculture in South Africa contributes around 10% of formal employment, relatively low compared to other parts of Africa, as well as providing work for casual laborers and contributing around percent of GDP for the nation. Due to the aridity of the land, only percent can be used for crop production, and only 3 percent is considered high potential land.
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South African agriculture is of a highly dualistic nature, where a developed commercial sector co-exists with a large number of subsistence (communal) farms.
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