Staff Profile

/Mr N Mupaso

Mr N Mupaso

Permanent Full-time Lecturer


Qualifications:

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Tertiary Education –Midlands State University
  • MSc Agricultural and Applied Economics – University of Zimbabwe
  • BSc (Honours) Agricultural Economics- University of Zimbabwe

 Key Areas of Research

  • Smallholder irrigation
  • Water Economics
  • Agricultural and Rural Development
  • Poverty and Income distribution

 

Publications

Journal Papers

  1. Mupaso N., Nyamutowa C., Masunda S., Chipunza N and Mugabe D. Characterisation of smallholder irrigation schemes in Chirumanzu district, Zimbabwe. Journal of Agricultural Science. 6 (2)
  2. Mupaso N., Manzungu E., Mutambara J and Hanyani-Mlambo B. The impact of irrigation technology on financial and economic performance of smallholder irrigation in Zimbabwe. Irrigation and Drainage.
  3. Mugabe D., Chipunza N., Munyati V. T., Mupaso N and Makarudze F. 2014. Estimation of optimal land use allocation among small holder (A1) farmer households in Zimbabwe. A Case Study of Long Croft farm, in Mazowe District. Journal of Agricultural Science. 6 (2)
  4. Nyamutowa C, Masunda S and Mupaso N. A review paper: Assessing the readiness of Zimbabwe in the adoption of an agricultural commodity market. MSUJSAT

Community Engagement and Strategic Partnership

  • Collaborating with the Department of Agritex on an Extension and Communication project targeting smallholder farmers in Shurugwi . The project uses ICT in communicating Extension and Advisory messages to a selected group of farmers.
  • Negotiating with Unki Mine to allow students to visit the mine on Environmental Management related issues. The visits are intended to compliment students’ knowledge on the Economics of Environmental Management.

Alumni Induction Dinner