Economic and social reform agenda

report of the Task Force on the Promotion of Smallholder Agriculture. by Task Force on the Promotion of Smallholder Agriculture.

Publisher: The Task Force in [Mbabane]

Written in English
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  • Swaziland.

Subjects:

  • Agricultural development projects -- Swaziland.,
  • Farms, Small -- Swaziland.
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LC ClassificationsHD2132.5 .T37 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 58 leaves :
Number of Pages58
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Open LibraryOL145517M
LC Control Number99891915

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