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Modeling solute transport in soil under conventional plow-based and Conservation Agriculture Production Systems in Claveria, Misamis Oriental, Philippines
This paper describes a model to compare solute-transport behavior of soil under conservation agriculture and plow-based production systems in the Philippines. Results suggest that there are higher levels of soil organic ...
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."
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 ...
Oasissofas: Growing food while mimicking the forests
Water quality in urban areas can be enhanced by biomimicry. In this study, we mimicked the forest by growing vegetables in 6’ x 3’ beds called oasissofas copying a ‘forest ecosystem’ of: continues mulch; minimum soil ...
Conservation Agriculture in Southeast Asia and Beyond
(Bangkok, Thailand: Funny Publishing, 2012)
Conservation agriculture (CA) provides a tool with the potential for smallholder farmers to improve soil fertility and increase production. These proceedings, from the 2nd International Agriculture Workshop and Conference ...
Technical note: A low-cost pressure regulator for improving the water distribution uniformity of a microtube-type drip irrigation system
The use of low cost drip-irrigation systems represents a sustainable, practical and efficient water-saving and water-use technology; however, water distribution tends to be non-uniform, especially under steep slopes. This ...
Conservation agriculture for food security in Cambodia and the Philippines
This PowerPoint summarizes the research and training activities of SANREM’s regional project in Cambodia and the Philippines. The presentation highlights achievements by the team in both countries, contains posters with ...
Conservation agriculture with drip irrigation in Siem Reap, Cambodia
Vegetable production is a women’s domain in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Women decide what and when to plant, what maintenance activities to do and when to harvest and how much to market and retain for family consumption. Vegetables ...
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 ...