Masters and Doctorate Graduates

Masters        
Sebeho Malehlwa Agnes 2017 MAgric Mgt Extension An overview of perceptions and attitudes towards extension service delivery in Fezile Dabi District- Free State Province
Lukhalo Tozamile 2017 MAgric Mgt Rural Development Planning An expenditure review of the agricultural extension system in South Africa
Ntlou Takatso Faith 2016 MAgric Mgt Agricultural Economics Potential for economic sustainability of land reform projects benefitting from the Recapitalisation and Development Programme in South Africa
Ramangoele Tlhokomelo Leonard 2022 MAgric Rural Development   
Mente Nokulunga 2021 MAgric Extension Factors affecting irrigation management decision-making: the case of Taung Irrigation Scheme in North West Province of South Africa
Mpata Hope Patience 2021 MAgric Rural Development Assessment of the extent to which policies and strategies are designed to promote financial inclusion in Malawi
Van Stade Mario 2020 MAgric Extension The effect of food safety compliance on emerging farmers and sustainable farming in the Western and Eastern Cape provinces of South Africa
Thomas Mosima Mourine 2020 MAgric Extension Evaluating the impact of smallholder farming and its effectiveness in alleviating poverty in Sedibeng District Municipality of Gauteng Province, South Africa
Mmushi Mutondi Priscilla 2020 MAgric Rural Development Towards an appropriate model for skills transfer to land reform beneficiaries in South Africa
Adebayo Thomas Temilolu 2019 MAgric Extension The sustainment of agricultural development projects in Osun State Nigeria
Mahlombe Chulumanco 2019 MAgric Extension and Rural Development The role of agricultural development projects in poverty reduction in the OR Tambo District Municipality of the Eastern Cape Province South Africa
Makose Nonie Moliehi Malehloa May 2019 MAgric Rural Development Empowerment of black farmers and effectiveness of empowerment initiatives in the South African potato industry
Randela Mulalo Queen 2018 MAgric Agricultural Economics Climate change and avocado production: a case study of the Limpopo province of South Africa
Ramorathudi Masa Veronicah 2018 MAgric Extension Identification of the factors that influence the performance of extension management systems in Kweneng and Southern districts of Botswana
Manthata Lehaiwa Standford  2018 MAgric Mgt Agricultural Economics Competitive analysis of the South African soybean industry
Majoma Munyaradzi Laurel 2017 MAgric Mgt Agricultural Economics The role of branchless banking in smallholder agriculture in Zimbabwe
Chavhunduka Tinashe  2016 MAgric Mgt Agricultural Economics Understanding the diversity of farming systems and assessing the profitability of farming activities of beneficiaries of the Zimbabwe land reform programme: the case of Chegutu district (Ward 12)
Louw Lianda 2018 MCom Agricultural Economics Economic aspects of losses and waste: case study of the South African table grape supply chain
Du Preez Clarina 2017 MCom Agricultural Economics Declining tobacco production: analysing key drivers of change
Boshomane Dipuo Sylvia  2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Chibisa Donnex Joseph 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Chikwalila Eric Muhulu  2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Mamba Senani Sengenele 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Manda Hlumani 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Manganyi Bernard 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Masola Livhuwani Carnation 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Mbaka Zachary Simba 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Mthande Phumelele Tandizile 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Munkombwe James Shabiti 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Nkambule Maxwell Banele 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Ofentse Goetswamang Phanike 2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Siamayobela Enock  2022 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Atieno Prisca 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics The effects of outdated data and outliers on Kenya's 2019 Global Food Security Index score and rank
Banda Chikumbutso Katukula 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics Asymmetric trade arrangements: a case of regulatory measures affecting South African beef exports to the European Union
Chitekwere Brown 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics Public spending on agriculture and its effects on unemployment in sub-Saharan Africa
Hattingh Jodie 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Kaango Eugine 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics The rapid transformation of the animal feed ingredients sector: a case study of the South African beef sector
Kasililika Mlagha Emmillian Chifundo 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics The impact of public agriculture expenditure on food security and nutrition in the Southern African Development Community (SADC)
Kotzé Juan-Pierre 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics The value of credit to smallholder farmers in the Belas community in Manicaland Province of Mozambique
Maseko Sulinkhundla 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics The impact of climate-smart technology adoption on farmers welfare in Northern Zambia
Miller Taaibah 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics An analysis of food purchasing patterns, preferences and perceptions of low-income consumers in South Africa
Mndzebele Mancoba Knowledge 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Mpande Brian 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics The impact of conservation agriculture adoption on farmer welfare: a comparative assessment of Kenya and Tanzania
Mshengu Mailness Scelo 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics Potential effects of the United Kingdom’s departure from the European Union on South African citrus exports: a case of non-tariff measures
Mwangomba Wantwa 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics Analysis of cereal grain consumption trends and drivers in Malawi
Ngalande Nashon 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics The impact of conservation agriculture adoption on farmer welfare: a comparative assessment of Zambia and Zimbabwe
Nordier Jean-Pierre 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics Identifying possible misspecification in South African soybean oil future contracts
Nsakilwa Musowe 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics Effects of droughts and animal diseases on smallholder farmers’ participation in the South African beef market
Odhiambo Valiant Otieno 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics The effect of an objective weighting of the Global Food Security Index's natural resources and resilience component on country scores and ranking
Sankhulani Linda Atupele 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics Impact evaluation of conservation agriculture on smallholder farmers’ livelihood in Zambia and Tanzania
Sihlongonyane Lindokuhle Nicholas 2021 MSc  Agricultural Economics Evaluating the prospect to hedge maize price risk against the Johannesburg Stock Exchange Commodity Derivatives Market prices: The case of Eswatini
Dlamini Duduzile Thandaza 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Dlamini Theophilus Lusito 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Kamenya Madalitso Ashtone 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Khotso Senate Jacobina 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics An analysis of the competitiveness of Lesotho’s wool and mohair industry
Mawasha Joseph Leshasha 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics An assessment of South Africa's non-genetically modified maize export potential
Mawoko Zaka Diana 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics The influence of large-scale investments in agricultural land on household food security in the Gurué and Monapo districts of Mozambique
Mhaka Sikhanyiso 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics Perceptions on the fourth Industrial revolution and agricultural economics - the case of the University of Pretoria alumni
Mkusa Leonard Maximian 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics How food insecure are residents in Malawi’s major cities?
Phiri Isaac 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Setene Letlama 2020 MSc  Agricultural Economics The trade-off between chain performance and fragility considering coordination strategies of agri-food chains: a South African egg chain’s case study
Namakando Namakando 2020 MSc  Environmental Economics  
Cheelo Tulumbe 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Milk production and marketing channel decisions of smallholder farmers in the Zambian milk value chain
Chimaliro Aubrey Victor 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Analysis of main determinants of soybean price volatility in Malawi
Dlamini Lucinda Nosizo 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics  
Hurter Tineil 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics The impact of secondary information on consumers’ willingness to pay for differentiated fresh lamb meat products in South Africa
Khumalo Temndeni Amnestantia 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Agro-ecological location of farms and choice of drought coping strategies of smallholder farmers in Swaziland
Langwenya Nomfundo Noncedo 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics The relationship between financial inclusion and agricultural development in Southern Africa Development Community (SADC)
Lungu Harad Chuma  2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Determinants of climate-smart agriculture technology adoption in the Northern Province of Zambia
Mahlathi Siphokuhle 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics The net economic benefits from eradication of invasive alien vegetation: The case of the Inkomati Catchment Mpumalanga Province in South Afric
Maziya Sikhanyiso Angel 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics The impact of the European Union grant on access to credit and production in smallholder sugarcane agriculture in Siphofaneni eSwatini
Mazwane Sukoluhle 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Economic returns of public research and development funding in South Africa: evidence from the Agricultural Research Council’s table grapes cultivar development programme
Mhondoro Gwenzi 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Accounting for technical efficiency differentials among smallholder tobacco farmers in Hurungwe Zimbabwe: impact of self-selection bias on contract participation
Mkhwanazi Ntombizethu Simphiwe 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Synergy between protected conservation areas and community development: The case of Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve KwaZulu-Natal Province South Africa
Moobi Masego Nelly 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics The effects of drought on price transmission in the South African white maize market
Munsaka Eustensia  2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics The use of information sharing systems to address opportunistic behaviour between tomato farmers and brokers in Zambia
Mushamba Munashe 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Analysis of water supply unreliability and saving behaviour in Harare Zimbabwe: quantitative comparison of high- and low-density residential areas
Nenngwekhulu Ndidzulafhi 2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Financial analysis of the Recapitalisation and Development Programme in South Africa
Sifundza Sandile Bongani  2019 MSc  Agricultural Economics Contract farming and access to formal credit in South Africa: A case of small-scale sugarcane growers in the Felixton Mill area of KwaZulu-Natal
Ijambo Bertha Deshimona 2018 MSc  Agricultural Economics An econometric analysis of spatial market integration and price formation in the Namibian sheep industry
Kadokera Doshanie Mc Elvis  2018 MSc  Agricultural Economics The influence of media on agricultural policy decisions in Malawi: a political economy analysis
Manjate Grace 2018 MSc  Agricultural Economics Scope effects in contingent valuation: an application to the valuation of irrigation water quality improvements in Infulene Valley Mozambique
Mbonane Nobuhle Duduzile 2018 MSc  Agricultural Economics An analysis of farmers' preferences for crop insurance: a case of maize farmers in Swaziland
Mokhothu Elliot Tsepiso 2018 MSc  Agricultural Economics Evaluating rural household demand for improved water quality: a case of rural settlements of Qiloane community in Lesotho
Naledzani Zwiafhela 2018 MSc  Agricultural Economics An economic assessment of the implications of changes in wheat quality standards in South Africa
Nevondo Takalani Tertia 2018 MSc  Agricultural Economics Economic returns from investment in beef cattle improvement research in South Africa
Phaswana Pfarelo Edwin 2018 MSc  Agricultural Economics The impact of non-tariff measures on meat trade between Southern African Customs Union (SACU) and Zambia
Ngqulana Tholakele Carol 2018 MSc  Extension Constraints hindering the development of communal livestock production and opportunities which exist in Nyandeni Local Municipality Eastern Cape Province South Africa
Simelane Sicelo Moses 2018 MSc  Extension Perceptions of extension officers regarding public extension services: a case study of horticultural extension officers in the Hhohho region-Eswatini
Adisa Abidemi Toyosi  2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Income and child labour: evidence from agricultural households in Ethiopia
Banda Alefa 2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Adoption and crop productivity impacts of sustainable agricultural and land management practices in Zambia
Dlamini Thembumenzi Nokwanda 2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Measuring the impact of Swaziland's import licensing and price-setting policy on price dynamics between South Africa and Swaziland maize markets
Greffiths Ikhothatseng 2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Influence of governance institutions on households' willingness to pay for resources conservation in Khalong-la-Lithunya wetland area Lesotho
Gwebu Nomonde Nomfundo  2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Estimating the value and economic contribution of agricultural production in the former homelands of South Africa
Makeche Sombo 2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Analysing trader behaviour in the maize marketing system in Zambia
Maluleke Ikageng Martha 2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Grain planting progress report: the potential benefits for the South African grain industry
Mashaba Yvonne 2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Climate change and household welfare in sub-Saharan Africa: empirical evidence from Swaziland
Mwangana Namulula 2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Evaluating trade-offs between agricultural productivity and long-term ecosystem services provision among maize farmers practising conventional and conservation agriculture in Kafue Zambia
Ngulube James 2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics An economic evaluation of the Cotton Yield Programme in Zambia
Potelwa Xolisiwe Yolanda 2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Socio-economic implication of Citrus Black Spot on South African citrus exports to the European Union Market
Strydom Jan Daniel  2017 MSc  Agricultural Economics Share-milking as an alternative business model for the successful establishment of black commercial dairy farmers in South Africa
Mahlangu Maria Fanifani 2017 MSc  Extension The extent of sustainable extension support to beneficiaries in the Proactive Land Acquisition Strategy Nkangala District Mpumalanga South Africa
Fakudze Bhekiwe Delisile 2016 MSc  Agricultural Economics An economic evaluation of the National Red Meat Development Programme in the Eastern Cape Province South Africa
Fitawek Wegayehu Bogale 2016 MSc  Agricultural Economics The effect of export tax on the competitiveness of Ethiopia's leather industry
Lebabo Rabore Julias 2016 MSc  Agricultural Economics Influence of water source points location on households' willingness to pay for water supply reliability in Maseru Lesotho
Mabuza Nosipho Nomfundo  2016 MSc  Agricultural Economics Socio-economic impact of land reform projects benefiting from the Recapitalisation and Development Programme in South Africa 
Mamba Tengetile Xolile 2016 MSc  Agricultural Economics The role of contracts in improving access to credit in the smallholder livestock sector of Swaziland
Ndlovu Talent Ndabenhle 2016 MSc  Agricultural Economics Understanding conflicting outcomes in common property based natural resources management in South Africa: Comparative analysis of Bela-Bela and Bjatladi Communal Property Associations 
Ngulube Cleopatra Sikhangezile 2016 MSc  Agricultural Economics An analysis of the socio-economic consequences of biosafety regulation: the case of maize trade between Zimbabwe and South Africa
Subakanya Mitelo 2016 MSc  Agricultural Economics Changes in the age and gender composition of agricultural participation in Zambia: implications for economic policy
Zikalala Mcebo Justice  2016 MSc  Agricultural Economics The role of savings and credit cooperatives in promoting access to credit in Swaziland
Luwanda Madaika Cosmas  2016 MSc  Extension Evaluating the Impact of Land Reform: case of Community-Based Rural Land Development Project (Machinga District Malawi)
Muzawazi Hazvibvi Daphine 2016 MSc  Extension The impact of community/nutrition gardens as a strategy for coping with drought and climate change: the case of rural farmers in Bikita District Masvingo Zimbabwe
Nyamupangedengu Zuvarashe Sydney  2016 MSc  Extension Institutional linkages between research extension and farmers a key factor for sustainable agricultural development: the Nyanga district perspective Zimbabwe

 

Doctorate        
Fitawek Wegayehu Bogale 2022 PhD Agricultural Economics Evaluating the impact of large-scale agricultural investments on household food security using an endogenous switching regression model
Mamabolo Manana 2022 PhD Agricultural Economics Temporal and spatial variation of income diversification strategies among rural households in South Africa
Phiri Innocent Raisae Bright  2022 PhD Environmental Economics Impact of climate-smart agriculture on-farm productivity under extreme weather events in Malawi
Adegbite Olayinka Oladoyin 2021 PhD Agricultural Economics Financial inclusion of rural smallholder farmers in Nigeria: measurement issues, impact on livelihood and implications for policy interventions
Lefophane Mapula Hildah 2021 PhD Agricultural Economics The effects of information communication technology policy alternatives on South Africa's agro-processing industries 
Mlipha Skhumbuzo Bryan Samkelo 2021 PhD Agricultural Economics The Impact of Risk on Regional Economic Integration in the Southern African Customs Union (SACU)
Fossi Filippo 2021 PhD Rural Development An application of set theory to the classification of food security policies in eight African countries
Hamukwala Priscilla 2020 PhD Agricultural Economics Demand for biofortified food crops in the three sub-Saharan African countries
Tesfay Gebremeskel Berhane 2020 PhD Agricultural Economics Shocks in food availability and intrahousehold resources allocation: evidence on children nutrition outcomes in Ethiopia
Kanyingi Raphael Gitau 2019 PhD Agricultural Economics Modelling trends in spatial market integration in the post-liberalized era: a case of maize markets across surplus and deficit regions in Kenya
Kyei Clement Kweku 2019 PhD Agricultural Economics Welfare impacts of introducing water pollution tax in the Olifants river basin in South Africa: a revisited analysis using a top-down micro-accounting approach
Makunike Rudo Eusebia 2019 PhD Agricultural Economics Large-scale investment in African farmland and its potential role in unlocking smallholder agricultural growth: case studies from Zambia
Ntombela Sifiso Mboneni 2019 PhD Agricultural Economics A general equilibrium analysis of the effects of carbon tax policy on South Africa's agricultural industries
Chamberlain-van der Werf Wytske Oeke 2019 PhD Rural Development Inclusive businesses in South African agriculture: Conceptualisation of complex structures and assessment of inclusiveness
Mkandawire Elizaberth  2019 PhD Rural Development A gender assessment of Malawi's National Nutrition Policy and Strategic Plan 2007–2012
Zhou Agatha Carol Rudo 2019 PhD Rural Development An assessment of the potential for food assistance to improve household food security in crisis situations: evidence from Mozambique
Louw Martha Helena 2018 Dcom Agricultural Economics An econometric analysis of food inflation in South Africa
Davids Patricia 2018 PhD Agricultural Economics Modelling regional market intergration: application to policy simulation in Eastern and Southern African maize markets
Gandidzanwa Colleta 2018 PhD Agricultural Economics The changing nature and quality of machinery in South African agriculture
Gurmu Mesay Yami 2018 PhD Agricultural Economics Price transmission in the era of global food market turmoil: the case of maize and wheat commodities in Ethiopia
Kapuya Tinashe 2018 PhD Agricultural Economics Comparative analysis of corporate strategies in agriculture: the internationalisation of agribusinesses in Sub-Saharan Africa
Nhemachena Charity Ruramai 2018 PhD Agricultural Economics Biological innovation in South African Agriculture: economics of wheat varietal change 1950-2012
Ndambiri Hilary Kaburi  2018 PhD Environmental Economics Economic valuation of air quality in Kenya
Sacolo Thabo Thandokuhle 2018 PhD Environmental Economics essays on reducing water demand management in Southern Africa: investigating hypothetical bias and policy instruments
Namulindwa Rebecca Kiwanuka 2018 PhD Rural Development Participation of smallholder farmers in Zambia's dairy value chain through interlocked contractual arrangements and its impact on household income
Jordaan Daniel Du Plessis Scheepers 2017 PhD Agricultural Economics Agribusiness value-chain risk, fragility and coordination strategies: case studies of South African value chains
Van Der Merwe Melissa 2017 PhD Agricultural Economics Asymmetry in food safety information – the case of the 2018 Listeriosis outbreak and low-income, urban consumers in Gauteng, South Africa 
Sanga Gody Jonathan  2017 PhD Environmental Economics Evaluating the role of market-based policy instruments in managing trade-offs between ecosystem services supply and human welfare: case of Uluguru water catchment, Tanzania
Magboul Abbas Mohamed Mohamed Ahmed  2016 PhD Agricultural Economics Determinants of demand for and supply of credit to small-scale enterprises and performance of micro-credit markets in Sudan
Moyo Thinah  2016 PhD Agricultural Economics The contribution of smallholder irrigation farming to rural livelihoods and the determinants of benefit distribution: the case of Limpopo Province of South Africa
Pedzisa Tarisayi 2016 PhD Agricultural Economics The intensity of adoption of conservation agriculture by smallholder farmers in Zimbabwe
Pedzisa Tarisayi 2016 PhD Agricultural Economics Determinants of yield impact and adoption of conservation agriculture among smallholder farmers in Zimbabwe
Jona Cecilie Ndeshipanda 2016 PhD Extension Farmers' perception on contact frequency, adequacy, relevance and quality of agriculture support services (ASS) in Oshikoto region in Namibia

 

 

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