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Effect of reduced feeding allowances on the nitrogen retention and growth of indigenous pigs
The effect of reduced feeding allowances for pigs was investigated in two trials. Trial 1 was aimed at evaluating the effect of graded levels of energy on the nitrogen balance and growth performance of Mukota pigs. Graded ...
A logit estimation of factors determining adoption of conservation farming by smallholder farmers in the semi-arid areas of Zimbabwe
Despite heavy investment made by various organizations in Sub-Saharan Africa, to promote conservation farming, the adoption of this technology remained low. Therefore, this study was carried out to estimate the factors ...
Economics of smallholder tobacco production and implications of tobacco growing on deforestation in Hurungwe district of Zimbabwe.
Natural environment is of great importance to both human life and animals. It supports agricultural activities and this calls for environmental conservation and sustainability. However, there are fears that the tobacco ...