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Table 8 Effect of PSNP on using agricultural inputs.

From: The contribution of Productive Safety Net Program for food security of the rural households in the case of Bale Zone, Southeast Ethiopia

Types of agricultural inputs Frequency Percent
Yes No Yes No
Fertilizers     
 Before PSNP 114 306 72.8 27.2
 After PSNP 262 158 62 38
Improved seed     
 Before PSNP 104 352 24.8 75.2
 After PSNP 273 147 65 35
Pesticide     
 Before PSNP 220 200 52.4 47.6
 After PSNP 325 95 77.4 22.6
Herbicide     
 Before PSNP 127 293 31.2 69.8
 After PSNP 250 170 59.5 40.5