Groundnut in Southern Africa -Its Status and Research Requirements uri icon


  • The region covered by the Southern African Development CoordinationConference (SADCC) member countries, Angola, Botswana,Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia andZimbabwe, is very large and diverse. It lies between theAtlantic (1IOE) and Indian Oceans (410E) and stretches fromnear the equator to about 30··S, and has total area of 4.9million km2? In elevation, it ranges from sea level tomountains of over 3,500 metres with the major part of theregion being on a plateau with an elevation of between 900and 3,000 meters. Although 95%

publication date

  • 1983