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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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Research outputs: FARMERS

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2014 How do small farm households benefit from ICT access and use?

Small farm households in rural South Africa are learning to exploit information and communication technology (ICT) devices and services to a...

2014 The gendered dimensions of farming systems and rural farmer households in the context of food security: a pilot study of small-scale livestock farmers in Marble Hall and Rhenosterkop

This technical report presents insights from a pilot study addressing a human and social development component within the Agriculture Resear...

2013 Water use and nutrient content of crop and animal food products for improved household food security: A scoping study

The general objective of the project was to determine nutritionally important foods for the diet of rural households in South Africa, with s...

2013 Stories of change: five diseases, one vaccine: a boost for emerging livestock farmers in South Africa

South African and Canadian researchers are developing new generation livestock vaccines that are affordable, heat-stable and give long-term ...

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