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Estimation of the Credit Requirements of Small Farm Households in the FAO/University Project Area



Nadeem Akmal , Abdul Ghafoor and M. Ather Mahmood
 
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To assess the credit requirements of small farm households, data collected from eight villages of the district Faisalabad were analyzed. The results of the study showed that per acre credit requirements at existing level of input use were Rs. 1412 and 3027 on the progressive and conventional farms. Per acre credit requirements of the progressive and conventional farmers at recommended level of input use were worked out to be Rs. 1473.07 and 4462.34 showing that the progressive farmers were using the inputs close to the recommended level.

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Nadeem Akmal , Abdul Ghafoor and M. Ather Mahmood , 2002. Estimation of the Credit Requirements of Small Farm Households in the FAO/University Project Area. Journal of Applied Sciences, 2: 600-603.

DOI: 10.3923/jas.2002.600.603

URL: https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=jas.2002.600.603

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