Productivity

Technical Efficiency Analysis of Maize Production: Evidence from Ghana

by Beatrice Bempomaa & Henry de-Graft Acquah The study applies the single-stage modelling stochastic frontier approach to investigate the performance of maize farmers in the Ejura-Sekyedumase District of Ghana. It estimates the level of technical efficiency and its determinants for 306 maize farmers. Findings indicated that land, labour and fertilizer…