Africa’s Changing Farm Size Distribution Patterns: the Rise of Medium-Scale Farms


This study assesses changes over the past decade in the farm size distributions of Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania and Zambia. Among all farms below 100 hectares in size, the share of land on small-scale holdings under five hectares has declined except in Kenya.


Publication Author(s): Jayne, T.S., & Jordan Chamberlin, & Lulama Traub, & Nicholas Sitko, & Milu Muyanga, & Felix K. Yeboah, & Ward Anseeuw, & Antony Chapoto, & Ayala Wineman, & Chewe Nkonde & Richard Kachule

Publication Date: July 17, 2016

Citation: Agricultural Economics

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