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.