Study on Market Dynamics of Radish and Assessment of Other Alternative Agricultural Commodities for Higher Profitability

PROJECT LOCATION Within Nepal
PROFESSIONAL STAFF 1
OTHER STAFF 1
NAME OF CLIENT/DONOR CECI
NO. OF PROFESSIONAL MAN MONTHS 1
NO. OF OTHER MAN MONTHS 1
START DATE (Month/Year) November 1994
COMPLETION DATE (Month/Year) December 1994
APPROX. VALUE OF SERVICES Rs. 75,000
NAME OF ASSOCIATION FIRM, IF ANY:  
NO. OF MAN-MONTHS OF PROFESSIONAL STAFF PROVIDED BY ASSOCIATED FIRM: Not Applicable

NAME OF SENIOR STAFF

Mr. Keshav Koirala worked as Project Leader for this study and was responsible for survey design, data analysis and report writing.

NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT

A study of the "Market dynamics of radish and assessment of other alternative agricultural commodities for higher profitability in two VDCs of Nuwakot district" was completed at the request of the Canadian Centre for International Studies and Cooperation (CECI). This study examined the possibilities of growing various off-season vegetables and high value herbs in Kakani and Okharpawa VDCs of Nuwakot district.

DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES PROVIDED

CEAPRED provided Project Leader, support staff and logistic support to the Project. The following activities were undertaken:
  • Design of the survey, survey tool
  • Sample size and sample selection
  • Pre test and survey tools
  • Collection editing, coding of the questionnaire
  • Report write-up