Spillover impacts of sorghum research

Deb, U K and Bantilan, M C S and Bantilan, F T and Gowda, C L L (2004) Spillover impacts of sorghum research. In: Sorghum genetic enhancement: research process, dissemination and impacts. International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics, Patancheru, Andhra Pradesh, India, pp. 237-260.

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A technological breakthrough in agriculture often leads to increased yields, or improves the quality of output, or enhances the efficiency of input use. If the new technology has applicability beyond the confines of the location for which it was generated, or beyond the commodity for which it was developed, such an effect is commonly referred to as spillover effects. A review (Deb and Bantilan 2001) of the spillover impacts of agricultural research has covered the evolution of the concept over time, different types of spillovers dealt in literature and techniques to quantify spillover impacts by different studies on the subject...

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Mandate crops > Sorghum
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Date Deposited: 18 Oct 2011 06:03
Last Modified: 18 Mar 2013 08:47
URI: http://oar.icrisat.org/id/eprint/2760
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