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- Liu, Hsiao-Chin, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Land use policy 2019 v.87 pp. 104051
- agricultural productivity; climate change; education programs; farmers; highlands; household surveys; image analysis; income; indigenous species; intensive farming; land use change; linear models; livelihood; livestock; nongovernmental organizations; remote sensing; rural development; rural population; soil; soil conservation; soil erosion; villages; water conservation; Ethiopia
- ... Smallholder farmers in the Ethiopian Highlands face increasingly difficult farming conditions. Agricultural intensification to feed the growing rural population, livestock pressure on native vegetation, and climate change converge to exacerbate soil erosion, creating a significant threat to crop productivity and rural livelihoods. Farmer trainings can be a potent strategy to increase farmer awaren ...