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Technical innovations and institution-building for upland development: The case of Landcare in the Philippines
(Bukidnon, Philippines: International Center for Research in Agroforestry, 2001)
ICRAF has been conducting research on contour hedgerow systems for the past decade in Claveria, Misamis Oriental and Lantapan, Bukidnon in northern and central Mindanao, Philippines. Focus was much on accessing the management ...
Decentralizing natural resource management: Emerging lessons from ICRAF collaboration in southeast Asia
The purpose of this paper is to share some emerging lessons concerning decentralization and devolution of forest management in Southeast Asia, drawing upon the collaborative work being undertaken by the International Centre ...
The Landcare Approach: Enhancing community participation in sustainable agriculture and natural resource management in the uplands
(Watkinsville, Ga.: SANREM CRSP, 2000)
Three factors are increasingly fundamental to successful natural resource management in the uplands. First, there is a need for improved land husbandry practices that enable farmers to sustain food production on sloping ...
The Landcare experience in the Philippines: Technical and institutional innovations for conservation farming
(London, UK: Carfax Publishing, 2001)
The authors used a participatory approach in Claveria, Northern Mindanao, Philippines, to develop agroforestry practices and institutions for conservation farming that will ensure food security, alleviate poverty, and ...
Tree vegetable interaction in vegetable agroforestry systems progress report
(Nairobi, Kenya: World Agroforestry Center (ICRAF), 2007)
This presentation talks about progress of experiments conducted in the Philippines on tree-vegetable interactions. The overall hypothesis of TMPEGS is that, 'In intensive vegetable production systems in the uplands, ...
Soil profile description and soil moisture measurement through Time Domain Reflectometer (TDR) under different Conservation Agriculture Production Systems in Claveria, Northern Mindanao
This poster offers a brief soil profile overview of the study area.
Developing optimum level of soil nutrient management for maize in Conservation Agriculture Production System
This poster presents results from an NPK omission experiment in two different planting spacing which was followed by experiments on the different rates of NPK.
Varietal trial of Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor L.)for Conservation Agriculture Production Systems
Sorghum is being cultivated all over the world mainly as feed for animals and in some areas it is used for human consumption and in a variety of industrial application like paper making and used as adhesives. The poster ...
Vegetable-agroforestry (VAF) system: Understanding vegetable-tree interaction is a key to successful farming enterprise
(Claveria, Misamis Oriental, Philippines: ICRAF-Claveria - World Forestry Centre, 2008)
Intercropping vegetable under tree-based system is becoming popular practice in the uplands. Little information is available on the potentials of different vegetables species under tree-based systems. We hypothesised that ...
Semi-annual report: Vegetable agroforestry - Technology
(Greensboro, NC: North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 2009)
The second round of experiment on the Effect of Cover Crop (Arachis pintoi) and Drip Irrigation on 5 Commercial Vegetables was conducted in February 2009. These 5 commercial vegetables were: Chinese cabbage, Cabbage, ...