African Agriculture’s Growing Needs

For most of Africa, economic growth is unlikely to happen without agricultural growth. There are simply no alternatives. Except for a few countries, short and medium term prospects for manufacturing are limited, while mining and tourism are possible in relatively few locations.
Over the past fifty years, sustaining agricultural growth in Africa has proved difficult…

Download African Agriculture’s Growing Needs (PDF – 153 Kb) by Steve Wiggins – ODI Annual Report 2005.