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    Accounting Information Systems and Governance Issues in Local Government Authorities in Tanzania 

    Among the strategies identified by MKUKUTA to improve good governance in Local Government Authorities (LGAs) in Tanzania are those concerned with strengthening financial management, accounting, financial reporting, auditing, ...
    Author: Chalu, Henry; Kessy, Severine
    Publishing Date: 2011-12-01
    Publisher: Henry Chalu and Severine Kesy
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Addressing food self-sufficiency in Tanzania, a balancing act of policy coordination 

    For poor countries such as Tanzania, the option to restore subsidies is a tough one, considering that there are many competing ends to use the same scarce resources. Economic liberalization policies should, therefore, aim ...
    Author: Msuya, E. E; Isinika, A. C.
    Publishing Date: 2011
    Publisher: Sokoine University of Agriculture
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Adoption of E-procurement and Value Addition: Tanzanian context 

    This article aim at analysing the adoption of E-procurement and Value Addition: The Tanzanian Context. A key three factors have been reviewed and critically analysed involve which the Technological factors (T), Organizational ...
    Author: Suleiman, Mohammed
    Publishing Date: 2015
    Publisher: European Journal of Business and Management Vol.7, No.14
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Adoption of improved agricultural technologies for Irish potatoes (Solanum tuberosum) among farmers in Mbeya Rural district, Tanzania: A case of Ilungu ward 

    This study was carried out in Ilungu ward Mbeya Rural district, Tanzania to assess adoption of improved agricultural technologies for Irish potatoes (Solanum tuberosum) among farmers. Specific objectives were identification ...
    Author: Namwata, B.M.L; Lwelamira, J; Mzirai, O. B
    Publishing Date: 2010
    Publisher: Journal of Animal & Plant Sciences
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Adoption of Maize Production Technologies in Central Tanzania 

    This study of the adoption of maize production technologies in Central Tanzania forms part of a larger study to evaluate the impact of maize research and extension throughout Tanzania over the past 20 years. Using a ...
    Author: Kaliba, Aloyce R.M.; Verkuijl, Hugo; Mwang, Wilfred; Mwilawa, Angello J.T.; Anandajayasekeram, Ponniah; Moshi, Alfred J.
    Publishing Date: 1998-10
    Publisher: International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT)
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Adoption of Maize Production Technologies in the Lake Zone of Tanzania 

    This study of the adoption of maize production technologies in the Lake Zone of Tanzania forms part of a larger study to evaluate the impact of maize research and extension throughout Tanzania over the past 20 years. Using ...
    Author: Mafuru, January; Kileo, Robert; Verkuijl, Hugo; Mwangi, Wilfred; Moshi, Alfred; Anandajaysekeram, Ponniah
    Publishing Date: 1999-05
    Publisher: International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT)
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Aflatoxin and Fumonisin Contamination of Sun-Dried Sweet Potato (Ipomoea batatas L.) Chips in Kahama District, Tanzania 

    The study aims at determining aflatoxins and fumonisins occurrence in sun-dried sweet potato chips sampled from households in Kahama district in Shinyanga region, Tanzania. A total of 80 sun - dried sweet potato samples ...
    Author: Amri, Ezekiel; Lenoi, Saning’o
    Publishing Date: 2016
    Publisher: Science and Education Publishing
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Agenda on cooperatives for development cooperation in Tanzania 

    The Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland began this study with the aim of providing policy recommendations on how Finland could promote inclusive people-centred businesses for poverty reduction by supporting the cooperative ...
    Author: Sumelius, John; Tenaw, Shimelles; Bee, Faustine; Chambo, Suleman
    Publishing Date: 2014-11-03
    Publisher: Journal of Co-operative Organization and Management
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Assay on Vegetable Production and Marketing in Zanzaibar Island, Tanzania 

    Production of vegetables is a key factor in ensuring a continuous supply of raw materials for the development of agribusiness in horticulture. It is often argued that vegetable production in Zanzibar has reasonable advantages ...
    Author: Mchenga, Selwa S S; Abubakar, Zakia M
    Publishing Date: 2016-04
    Publisher: International Journal of Environmental & Agriculture Research
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Assessment of agrochemical residues in wastewater from selected horticultural farms in Arusha, Tanzania 

    The use of agrochemicals results to increased crop productivity and consequently offers farmers major economic returns. However, the use of agrochemicals and the adjacency of horticultural farms to streams and rivers have ...
    Author: Lema, Emmy; Machunda, Revocatus; Njau, Karoli Nicholas
    Publishing Date: 2015
    Publisher: International Journal of Environmental Sciences
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Assessment of awareness of mycotoxins infections in stored maize (Zea mays L.) and groundnut (arachis hypogea L.) in Kilosa district, Tanzania. 

    Fumonisins and aflatoxins are the most important myco-toxins in Africa and other developing countries in the tropics Mycotoxins cause several human and animal diseases including jaundice and liver cancer. The study provides ...
    Author: Magembe, K. S.; Mwatawala, M. W.; Mamiro, D. P.; Chingonikaya, E. E.
    Publishing Date: 2016
    Publisher: International Journal of Food Contamination
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Banks Performance Evaluation in Tanzania: A Non-Parametric Approach 

    The paper analyzes the efficiency of Regional & Small commercial banks in Tanzania from 2006-2012. It uses a non-parametric approach, the input-oriented data envelopment analysis (DEA) to analyze banks’ efficiency. The ...
    Author: Ally, Zawadi
    Publishing Date: 2013
    Publisher: European Journal of Business and Management
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Beekeeping in Tanzania 

    Beekeeping is considered a secondary activity in Tanzania, carried out by few people and combined with work in agriculture.The article aims at explaining the beekeeping process and the situation in Tanzania. It explains ...
    Author: Prandin, L; Pedrazzin, G; Mutinelli, F
    Publishing Date: 2000-02-29
    Publisher: Tropicultura
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    'Being Maasai' in market and trade; The role of ethnicity based institutions in the livestock market of Northern Tanzania 

    The strong cultural and ethnic identity awareness among the Maasai of Tanzania is very well known, as are the recent diversification and market integration processes that Maasai are undertaking. It has seldom been highlighted, ...
    Author: Allegretti, Antonio
    Publishing Date: 2016-06-06
    Publisher: Research Gate
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Capital markets financing for agricultural business development in Tanzania 

    Over a number of years, the Government of Tanzania has been looking for an effective solution to modernize and commercialize agricultural sector according to the Ministry of Agriculture Food and Cooperative Societies (MAFCS, ...
    Author: Molela, Godfrey
    Publishing Date: 2016
    Publisher: The University of Dodoma
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Cashew nut production in Tanzania, constraints and progress through integrated crop management 

    Cashew is the fourth most valuable Tanzanian export crop after coffee, cotton, and tea. Following a steady increase in production from the middle of this century, there was a dramatic decline. This was caused by a complex ...
    Author: Martin, P.J.; Topper, C.P.; Bashiru, R.A.; Boma, F.; De Waal, D.; Harries, H.C.; Kasuga, L.J.; Katanila, N.; Kikoka, L.P.; Lamboll, R.; Maddison, A.C.; Majule, A.E.; Masawe, P.A.; Millanzi, K.J.; Nathaniels, N.Q.; Shomari, S.H.; Sijaona, M.E.; Stathers, T.
    Publishing Date: 1997
    Publisher: Elsevier science ltd
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Causality between agricultural exports and GDP and its implications for Tanzanian economy 

    Economic Growth is the leading goal of policy makers worldwide. It is a conventional wisdom among policymakers and academics that export is a key factor in promoting economic growth in developing countries. One concern is ...
    Author: Alam, Fakhre; Myovella, Godwin
    Publishing Date: 2016
    Publisher: Press academia
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Coconut Productivity and the Status of Improved Agricultural Technologies at Small-Scale Level in Tanzania: Country Experience after National Coconut Development Program 

    In the mid-seventies, there was a steady decline of coconut production in Tanzania hence the government established the National Coconut Development Programme (NCDP) from 1979-2004 aimed at promoting of coconut sub-sector ...
    Author: Muyengi, Zakaria; Msuya, Elibariki; Lazaro, Evelyne
    Publishing Date: 2015
    Publisher: Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Connecting smallholders to markets 

    Small-scale food producers (or “smallholders”) are responsible for most of the food consumed in the world and most of the investments made in agriculture. This analytical guide examines how small-scale food producers’ ...
    Author: Pretto, Emiliano
    Publishing Date: 2016-10-24
    Publisher:
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    Document type: Academic journal articles

    Constraints and opportunities of organic fruit production in Tanzania 

    The study examines opportunities and constraints on organic fruit growers in Madeke, Kiwangwa and Mwanambaya villages located in Njombe, Bagamoyo and Mkuranga districts respectively.
    Author: Ngereza, Andrew Jacob; Pawelzik, Elke
    Publishing Date: 2016-04
    Publisher: International Journal of Agricultural Policy and Research
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    Document type: Academic journal articles