Access to extension services was found to be an important factor for adoption of post harvest (PH) technologies in Benin. Consequently, there is need to give more impetus to outreach programmes.
Across Africa, postharvest losses along the food chain from farm to fork jeopardize the food security of resource-poor farmers.
The project undertakes an analytical review of Postharvest losses (PHL)s in Sub-Saharan Africa.Published dateFriday, August 2, 2013 - 04:00
Journal articlesVALUE CHAINS POSTHARVEST LOSSES Food security AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY
Reducing postharvest losses (PHL) is key to food and nutrition security in sub-Saharan Africa. However, knowledge of PHL magnitudes is limited.Published dateMonday, February 2, 2015 - 05:00