Seed users

Topic:

Seed systems

Definition:

“The most important stakeholders, the farmers who demand seed, who accept or reject new crop varieties and who manage most root, tuber, and banana seed on their farms. Women and men often have different needs as users”

References

Bentley, J.W., Andrade-Piedra, J., Demo, P., Dzomeku, B., Jacobsen, K., Kikulwe, E., Kromann, P., Kumar, P.L., McEwan, M., Mudege, N., Ogero, K., Okechukwu, R., Orrego, R., Ospina, B., Sperling, L., Walsh, S., Thiele, G., 2018. Understanding root, tuber, and banana seed systems and coordination breakdown: a multi-stakeholder framework. Journal of Crop Improvement 32, 599–621. https://doi.org/10.1080/15427528.2018.1476998

Last Updated:

Nov. 2020
Small N surveys
Seed system (general usage)
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