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The development of the lower Mgeta River area of the United Republic of Tanzania

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Land resource study no.1
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Three areas, totalling about 4500 acres (1821 hectares) were selected for development as agricultural settlement schemes, following an earlier reconnaissance survey of 190 square miles (492 square kilometres) in the Lower Mgeta River Area of Eastern Tanzania. A detailed survey of the soils, vegetation and present land use of each of these areas is described. Proposals for the settlement of 284 families, each farming 12 acres (4.9 hectares) on a rotational basis are made: cropping of one th...

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R.J. Spooner More by this author
R.N. Jenkin More by this author
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Land Resources Division, Ministry of Overseas Development
Publication date:
1966
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English
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