Examines sustainable development in China, especially in the Loess Plateau of Shaanxi Province. Explores in particular how farmers have organised themselves to initiate technical innovation, and considers communication networks and co-operative mechanisms. Discusses successful self-organisation, and how interfaces with external development agencies and with institutional innovation might be handled, highlighting the potential of farmer innovation initiatives, especially when they are linked with external development and environmental improvement programmes.
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