Economics of Harvesting and Marketing Selected Indigenous Fruits in Mwingi District, Kenya

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Mwema, C. M.; Lagat, J.K.; Mutai, B. K.;
  • Subject: Indigenous fruits, gross margins, Logit, Benefit Cost Ratios (BCR), Returns to Labour, Agribusiness, Crop Production/Industries, Marketing,
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages

Constant droughts especially in the Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ASAL) have led to recurrent crop failures and livestock losses. Households have therefore resulted to other alternatives which can provide both food and income. Trade in indigenous fruits contributes to livel... View more
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