2 edition of Women in agriculture found in the catalog.
Women in agriculture
Mary L. Roodkowsky
|Statement||written by Mary L. Roodkowsky.|
|Contributions||Food andAgriculture Organization.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||28|
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WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE The women is the backbone of agricultural workforce but worldwide her hard work has mostly been unpaid. She does the most tedious and back-breaking tasks in agriculture, animal husbandry and homes.
The research efforts at the ICAR institutes have been tried to relieve her of the drudgery by providing time and labour File Size: KB. Women in the agricultural labour force 4 Two types of data can contribute to measuring the contribution of women in the agricultural labour force: statistics on the share of women in the economically active population in agriculture and time use surveys, which document the time spent by men and women in different Size: KB.
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comprehensive, empirically based analysis of women's participation in agriculture and linked the evolution of farming systems to population pressures, technological change in agriculture, and the participation of women in the labor force. Boserup () distinguished three types of agricultural systems: female, male, and Size: 1MB.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sethi, Raj Mohini, Women in agriculture. Jaipur: Rawat Publications, © (OCoLC) Document Type.OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. "X//EN." "November " Second part consists of the final report of a seminar, The Legal and Social Position of Women in Agriculture, held in Grado, Italy, NovemberOn average, women comprise 43% of the agricultural labour force in developing countries, ranging from 20% in Latin America to 50% in Eastern Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.
If they had the same access to productive resources as men, they could increase yields on their farms by 20–30%. The State of Food and Agriculture: Women in Agriculture.