This study explored the effect of crop growing on the economic welfare a case study of
Katikamu sub county Luwero district.. The objectives of the study were; to establish the
level of economic welfare, to determine the level of crop growing and to establish the
relationship between crop growing and economic welfare in Katikamu sub county
Luwero district. In this study, a stratified random sampling technique was used and a
self-administered questionnaire was adopted during data collection. The sample size of
the study was established using Yamane’s formula (1967) and it took 80 respondents
where 18 were female and 62 were male farmers. Data was analyzed using the SPSS
The research found out that crop growing showed an improvement in economic welfare
of the farmers but the statement of the hypothesis in the study was accepted thus
there is no significant relationship between crop growing and economic welfare shown
by the significance value (0.580) which is greater than the level of significance (0.05)
thus accepting the Null hypothesis that there is no significant relationship between crop
growing and economic welfare. This means that economic welfare among the people of
Katikamu sub county is not only caused by crop growing only but also other factors like
employments, businesses, formal sector among others could have been instrumental in
promoting economic welfare in Katikamu sub county Luwero district. The researcher
recommends that farmers should participate in commercial agriculture, animal rearing
and poultry, participating in other economic activities such as retailing and female
farmers should engage themselves in crop growing to reduce gender inequality in the agriculture sector.
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Research, SSA. "Crop Growing And Economic Welfare: A Case Study Of Katikamu Sub-County Luwero District." Afribary.com (2021). Accessed June 14, 2021. https://afribary.com/works/crop-growing-and-economic-welfare-a-case-study-of-katikamu-sub-county-luwero-district