Improving the Fertilizer Value Chain in Mali: Pathways Forward?

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February 3, 2016 - Author: Veronique Theriault, Alpha Kergna, Abdramane Traoré, Bino Temé and

Veronique Theriault, Alpha Kergna, Abdramane Traoré, Bino Temé and Melinda Smale. 2016. Improving the Fertilizer Value Chain in Mali: Pathways Forward? Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Brief 13 - EN. East Lansing: Michigan State University

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Véronique Thériault, Alpha Kergna, Abdramane Traoré, Bino Temé et Melinda Smale. 2016. Comment améliorer la performance de la filière engrais au Mali ? Des pistes de solutions. Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy Research Brief 13 - FR. East Lansing: Michigan State University

KEY FINDINGS

  • There is a need to invest in data collection that will allow rigorous impact evaluations, including of the subsidy program.
  • Farmers who are members of cooperatives/associations have better access to fertilizer.
  • Incentives to use fertilizer vary with farming conditions, fertilizer quality and prices.

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Tags: c1/c2, fsp policy brief, input use and market development, mali


Related Topic Areas

Mali


Authors

Melinda Smale

Melinda Smale
msmale@msu.edu

Véronique Thériault

Véronique Thériault
theria13@msu.edu


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Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy
Food Security Group

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