Animal Traction in Ghana

Resources available on animal traction in Ghana:
The following documents relating to animal traction in Ghana can be viewed and/or downloaded in pdf format: Some of these documents derive from ATNESA workshops or the workshops of the West Africa Animal Traction Network. Some have been prepared by animal traction specialists for other collaborating organisations or networks. 
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Most papers have file sizes between 150 kb and 500 kb. Depending on the speed of your connection, these files will take between one and four minutes to download. Papers with photographs generally have larger files and these are marked in yellow (over one megabyte) or red (over two megabytes) and these will take longer to download. 

Profitability assessment of animal traction investment: the case of northeastern Ghana
       by  A Panin     
Status of animal traction development in Ghana
       by  E Y H Bobobee
Role of draft animal power in Ghanaian agriculture
        by E.Y.H. Bobobee  

Ox traction in a long-term perspective: policy implications of a socio-economic study in Ghana
        by J H Hesse and A Runge-Metzger 
Utilisation of donkeys in southern Ghana
        by Emmanuel A Canacoo

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ROATA Contacts 2003 (participants at animal traction regional workshop)

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