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Returns on agricultural research and development in the South African sugar industry.
The lack of information on returns to R&D is considered a handicap to effective decision-making by policy-makers and managers in agricultural commodity organisations. Results of studies reported in the literature, mostly ...
Risk preferences and soil conservation decisions of South African commercial sugarcane farmers.
In this study commercial sugarcane farmers' risk preferences are measured and tested, amongst other factors, as determinants of their soil conservation decisions. Motivation for this research stems from ongoing erosion ...
An evaluation of the South African sugar industry's small cane growers' financial aid fund.
The research is an evaluative case study of the South African Sugar Industry's Small Cane Growers' Financial Aid Fund (FAF). FAF has been operating since 1973 and has advanced 59 597 loans amounting to R175 million to ...