The Resource African urban harvest : agriculture in the cities of Cameroon, Kenya and Uganda, Gordon Prain, Nancy Karanja, Diana Lee-Smith, editors

African urban harvest : agriculture in the cities of Cameroon, Kenya and Uganda, Gordon Prain, Nancy Karanja, Diana Lee-Smith, editors

Label
African urban harvest : agriculture in the cities of Cameroon, Kenya and Uganda
Title
African urban harvest
Title remainder
agriculture in the cities of Cameroon, Kenya and Uganda
Statement of responsibility
Gordon Prain, Nancy Karanja, Diana Lee-Smith, editors
Title variation
Agriculture in the cities of Cameroon, Kenya and Uganda
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book seeks to answer the question of how much urban agriculture helps feed and support people living in towns and cities with evidence and proposals based on studies in Eastern and Central Africa
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
363.87096091732
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.U72
LC item number
A37 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
African urban harvest : agriculture in the cities of Cameroon, Kenya and Uganda, Gordon Prain, Nancy Karanja, Diana Lee-Smith, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The Institutional and Regional Context / Gordon Prain -- 2. Urban Agriculture in Africa: What Has Been Learned? / Diana Lee-Smith -- Part I. Cameroon -- 3. Urban Farming Systems in Yaounde -- Building a Mosaic / Ludovic Temple -- 4. Crop-Livestock Integration in the Urban Farming Systems of Yaounde / Christian Nolte -- 5. Institutional Development of Urban Agriculture -- An Ongoing History of Yaounde / Louis Awono -- Part II. Uganda -- 6. Changing Trends in Urban Agriculture in Kampala / George W. Nasinyama -- 7. Can Schools be Agents of Urban Agriculture Extension and Seed Production? / Peter Kingori -- 8. Identifying Market Opportunities for Urban and Peri-Urban Farmers in Kampala / John Jagwe -- 9. Health Impact Assessment of Urban Agriculture in Kampala / Diana Lee-Smith -- Part III. Kenya -- 10. Recycling Nutrients from Organic Wastes in Kenya's Capital City / Will Frost -- 11. Crop-Livestock-Waste Interactions in Nakuru's Urban Agriculture / Patrick Muendo Munyao -- 12. Benefits and Selected Health Risks of Urban Dairy Production in Nakuru, Kenya / Anthony Karanja -- 13. Urban Agroforestry Products in Kisumu, Kenya: A Rapid Market Assessment / Anthony J. Simons -- Part IV. Urban Agriculture and Institutional Change -- 14. IDRC and Its Partners in Sub-Saharan Africa 2000-2008 / Henk de Zeeuw -- 15. The Contribution of Research-Development Partnerships to Building Urban Agriculture Policy / Gordon Prain -- Acronyms
Control code
ocn698114961
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 322 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781552504925
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-1-4419-6250-8
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b25087666
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)698114961
  • acaebk1441962506

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