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Open Access | Research: Malaria knowledge and agricultural practices that promote mosquito breeding in two rural farming communities in Oyo State, Nigeria

April 13, 2010 - 09:31 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Oladepo O, Tona GO, Oshiname FO, Titiloye MA
Reference: 
Malaria Journal 2010, 9:91 (9 April 2010)

Farmers are at high risk of malaria - a disease which seriously impacts on agricultural productivity. Unfortunately, information relating to agricultural practices and behavioural antecedent factors, that could assist malaria programmers plan and implement interventions to reduce risk of infections among farmers, is scanty.

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Knowledge and practices on malaria and its control among pastoralists in Simanjiro District, northern Tanzania

January 31, 2010 - 13:53 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
Author(s): 
A.L Malisa, M Ndukai
Reference: 
Tanzania Journal of Health Research > Vol 11, No 4 (2009)

This study was carried out to assess knowledge and practices on malaria and identify factors contributing to the low mosquito net coverage in Simanjiro District in northern Tanzania.

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Knowledge, perceptions and practices of farming communities on linkages between malaria and agriculture in Mvomero District, Tanzania

January 21, 2010 - 09:09 -- Kabogo Ndegwa
Author(s): 
Leonard E.G. Mboeraa, Elizabeth H. Shayoa, Kesheni P. Senkoroa, Susan F. Rumishaa, Malongo R.S. Mlozib and Benjamin K. Mayala
Reference: 
Acta Tropica, Volume 113, Issue 2, February 2010, Pages 139-144

This study was carried out to determine knowledge, perceptions and practices of farming communities on linkages between agriculture and malaria in Mvomero District in Tanzania.

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