Commercial agriculture in Africa: winners and losers

Commercial agriculture in Africa: winners and losers

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Commercial agriculture in Africa: winners and losers

The findings of the Land and Agricultural Commercialisation in Africa project, funded by DFID and ESRC, have just been published in the Journal of Peasant Studies...

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