The Markov model applied to bamboo growth and harvest helps determine expected harvest, given survival probabilities at various stages of bamboo growth.
Journal articlesBAMBOO MATHEMATICAL MODELS FORECASTING TECHNIQUES TOBACCO CONTROL CROP DIVERSIFICATIONPublished dateFriday, August 2, 2013 - 04:00
Journal articlesTOBACCO BAMBOO COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS PUBLIC HEALTH CASH CROPS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT CROP DIVERSIFICATION FARMING
Cost-benefit analysis of substituting bamboo for tobacco : a case study of smallholder tobacco farmers in South Nyanza, Kenya
This study applied the framework of cost benefit analysis to both tobacco and bamboo. Results showed that bamboo farming is financially and economically beneficial to tobacco farmers.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 05:00
Bamboo Production : Livelihood Diversification for Smallholder Tobacco Farmers in South Nyanza, Kenya - Phase II
During the first phase of this project (103765), researchers conducted a market analysis for bamboo and bamboo products, compared the livelihoods of tobacco and bamboo farmers, and produced a series of community action plans for livelihood diversi