The Introduction of Single Axle Tractors on Peasant Coffee Farms in Masaka Division, Southern Uganda

This paper examines the background to, and consequences of, the introduction of walking type tractors for cultivating and weed-slashing on coffee in Masaka Division, Southern Buganda. The experiences referred to date from 1960 to 1966. Sections: Introduction – The main features of agriculture in Masaka Division – General account of the scheme – Summary and conclusion. Ref., notes, tables, figures.

Title: The Introduction of Single Axle Tractors on Peasant Coffee Farms in Masaka Division, Southern Uganda
Author: Hunt, Diana
Year: 1975
Periodical: Eastern Africa Journal of Rural Development
Volume: 8
Issue: 1-2
Pages: 246-263
Language: English
Geographic term: Uganda
Abstract: This paper examines the background to, and consequences of, the introduction of walking type tractors for cultivating and weed-slashing on coffee in Masaka Division, Southern Buganda. The experiences referred to date from 1960 to 1966. Sections: Introduction – The main features of agriculture in Masaka Division – General account of the scheme – Summary and conclusion. Ref., notes, tables, figures.