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Pelser, A.J. and Kherehloa, T. 2000. Some causes and strategies pertaining to land degradation in southern Africa. South African Journal of Agricultural Extension, 29: 24-46


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Some causes and strategies pertaining to land degradation in southern Africa.

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"The greatest damage that humans inflict on the Earth - and, by implication, the greatest threat that humanity poses to its own future survival - is through the practice of agriculture" (Yeld 1997:48). Keywords: land degradation, Southern Africa, deforestation, poverty, overgrazing, poor farming methods, population development.

Year: 2000

Type: Journal Article

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