Productivity Gains from Training: The Views of Beekeepers in Sulaimani City

Kawan Sirwan Ismaeel, Khansa Hameed Hamafarj, Rezhen Harun, Iulia Muresan


The study examined the impact of training on the productivity of beekeepers in Sulaimani City, Kurdistan Regional Government, Iraq.  Data for the paper was collected from questionnaire surveys from April until August 2019. The sample size was of 82 beekeepers, but in the end 54 questionnaires were validated. Data analysis was conducted by using standard statistical and economic processes. The study revealed that training plays a vital role in enhancing the productivity of the beekeepers.


beekeeping; training; productivity

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