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Holding their own: Smallholder production, marketing, and women issues in Philippine agroforestry
(Manila, Philippines: Social Development Research Center-DLSU, 2012)
This book is a collection of papers from the "Agroforestry and Sustainable Vegetable Production in SEA Watershed Project."
Conservation agriculture with trees (CAwT): Enhancing agroforestry economic benefits and environmental services
This was also presented at The Participatory Agroforestry Development for North Korea Training for Trainers, Pyongyang, North Korea, 25-29 July 2011; Soil Management and Crop Nutrition for Vegetable Production in Southern ...
Developing conservation agriculture in the Philippines
This presentation describes the implementation of Conservation Agriculture production practices in Claveria, Misamis, Philippines, as well as its impacts on soil conservation and marketable produce yields. This research ...
Establishing vegetable agroforestry system research at the World Vegetable Center
(Shanhua, Taiwan: AVRDC, The World Vegetable Center, 2009)
Fruits and vegetables provide food and increase incomes for small-scale farmers in the tropics. These high-value crops are also important components of home garden agroforestry systems; they contribute to biological ...
Agronomic performance of tomato to the different vermiccast types and rates
(Claveria, Misamis Oriental, Philippines, World Agroforestry Centre, 2012)
Vermicomposting is an affordable rapid method of processing organic waste with the help of the African night crawler earthworms and turn it into a great natural fertilizer. The used of vermicast is widely promoted to provide ...
Soil quality monitoring and evaluation under conventional plow-based and conservation agriculture production systems in southern Philippines.
(Hokaido, Japan:International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineers (CIGR), 2012)
Soil quality under conventional plow-based agriculture production systems has been known to degrade over time owing to greater exposure of soil organic matter to microbial attack. This study was conducted to monitor and ...
Holding Their Own: Smallholder Production, Marketing and Women Issues in Philippine Agroforestry
Vermicomposting has been promoted in the Philippines as a technology to improve soil fertility, manage solid waste and safeguard health. This chapter describes the adoption of this technology by female farmers in the ...
Vegetable-Agroforestry Systems in the Philippines
(Beijing, China: World Association of Soil and Water Conservation (WASWAC), Nairobi, Kenya: the World Agroforestry Center (ICRAF), 2012)