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South African Journal of Agricultural Extension

On-line version ISSN 2413-3221
Print version ISSN 0301-603X

S Afr. Jnl. Agric. Ext. vol.49 n.1 Pretoria  2021


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1 Animal traction is the use of animals (cattle, donkeys, horses, mules, etc.) to carry out agricultural tasks such as ploughing, planting, pulling carts that transport goods, and other relevant tasks.
2 The terms 'animal traction' and 'animal draught power' are used interchangeably in this article.
3 A garden is a piece of arable land adjacent to the homestead, while a field is arable land which is normally larger than the garden but away from the homestead.
4 Note that garden size in the sample varies with household.


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