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Cocoa Development in West Africa: The Early Period with Particular Reference to Ghana

£34.99

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Several books have been written on cocoa but most of them have concentrated on the technical aspects of production. This book is, however, one with a difference. It deals essentially with the economies of cocoa production and marketing. It traces the historical factors influencing its development and analyses the causes of fluctuations in the business of cocoa production.
The book highlights the problems inherent in the cultivation and marketing of cocoa. The most intractable problems were identified as the education of the farmer to change his attitude and control of disease and pests. Measures were also suggested for resolving the problems. This book should be valuable to a wide section of the community, especially students, policy-makers, producers and cocoa marketing agencies.

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Author(s):
Benjamin Acquaah
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1999
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9964302525
ISBN-13:
9789964302528
Number of pages:
187
Publisher:
Ghana University Press
Title:
Cocoa Development in West Africa: The Early Period with Particular Reference to Ghana

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Several books have been written on cocoa but most of them have concentrated on the technical aspects of production. This book is, however, one with a difference. It deals essentially with the economies of cocoa production and marketing. It traces the historical factors influencing its development and analyses the causes of fluctuations in the business of cocoa production.
The book highlights the problems inherent in the cultivation and marketing of cocoa. The most intractable problems were identified as the education of the farmer to change his attitude and control of disease and pests. Measures were also suggested for resolving the problems. This book should be valuable to a wide section of the community, especially students, policy-makers, producers and cocoa marketing agencies.

Author(s):
Benjamin Acquaah
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1999
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
9964302525
ISBN-13:
9789964302528
Number of pages:
187
Publisher:
Ghana University Press
Title:
Cocoa Development in West Africa: The Early Period with Particular Reference to Ghana

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