Logit model; Northern Ghana; Off-farm participation; stochastic frontier model; Technical efficiency

OFF-FARM PARTICIPATION AND TECHNICAL EFFICIENCY AMONG SMALLHOLDER FARMERS IN THE NORTHERN REGION, GHANA

by Gideon Danso-Abbeam– Brightina A.A. Abban – Samuel A. Donkoh The study aimed at investigating the effects of off-farm participation on technical efficiency of maize production in the Tolon district of the Northern Region, Ghana. The Logit regression model was used to analyze the determinants of off-farm participation while the stochastic…