Knowledge Driven Development: Private Extension and Global Lessons (Public Policy and Global Development)

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Knowledge Driven Development: Private Extension and Global Lessons uses actual cases written specifically to study the role and capacity of private companies in knowledge sharing and intensification through agricultural extension. Descriptions of specific models and approaches are teased out of complex situations exhibiting a range of agricultural, regulatory, socio-economic variables. Illustrative cases focus on a particular agricultural value chain and elaborate the special feature of the associated private extension system. Chapters presenting individual cases of private also highlight specific areas of variations and significant deviance. Each chapter begins with a section describing the background and agricultural context of the case, followed by a description of the specific crop value chain. Based on understanding of this context, extension models and methods by private companies received deeper analysis and definition in the next section. This leads to a discussion of the private extension with respect to its relevance, efficiency, effectiveness, equity, sustainability and impact. Comparison with public extension and the uniqueness of the knowledge intensification model, as well as lessons for its replication and scaling up are elaborated conclude each of those chapters. The final chapter summarizes the major results from the twelve cases presented, looking at the trends, commonalities and differences of various extension approaches and the general lessons for success or failure. It concludes with a set of recommendations, organized according to those for private companies, public sectors and policymakers. * Provides understanding of different knowledge sharing and intensification models of extension delivery and financing by private companies across the agricultural value chains* Assesses the factors leading to successes or failures of various approaches* Draws lessons and recommendations for future endeavors relating to private extension policies and programs

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