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Assessment of maize based Conservation Agriculture Production System (CAPS) on soil health in the hilly terrains under North Central Plateau Zone of Odisha
(Odisha, India: Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, 2013)
A field experiment has been initiated on a Fluventic Haplustepts at Regional
Assessing the barriers to adoption of conservation agriculture practices among Chepang communities in the central mid-hills of Nepal
(Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2014)
Growing global populations and shifting climates have led to increasing demands on agricultural
Soil attributes as influenced by maize based conservation agriculture production system (caps) in a fluventic haplustepts under North Central Plateau Zone of Odisha
(Odisha, India: Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, 2014)
Soil degradation due to loss of forest cover, water erosion and shifting cultivation
Impacts of maize based conservation agriculture production system on soil properties in North Central Plateau Zone of Odisha
(Odisha, India: Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, 2012)
Natural resources and environmental quality in agriculture are
Land use effects on erosion and carbon storage of the Río Chimbo watershed, Ecuador
This article examines the impact of different land use activities on soil carbon storage. Carbon storage inventories were taken from forest, pasture, agricultural, and tree plantation lands. Results show that certain land ...
Adapting to change in the Andean Highlands: Practices and strategies to address climate and market risks in vulnerable agro-ecosystems
The project is a research and development collaboration between rural communities in the Altiplano and high valleys of Bolivia and Peru, universities and non governmental organizations in the region and the US, and ...
Adopt A Pothole Program
In order to protect waterfowl breeding habitat, Delta Waterfowl began the Adopt A Pothole Program to protect wetlands on prairie grain farms. Those interested in participating in the program sign perpetual leases protecting ...
RUPES Sumberjaya site profile
The RUPES project in the Sumberjaya sub-district of Indonesia addresses both the degradation of the downstream water supply (from soil sedimentation and contamination) and the land conflict between the untitled farmers and ...
Potential of conservation agriculture practices (CAPs) in enhancing food security of tribal people in central mid-hills of Nepal
(Honolulu, Hawaii: University of Hawaii, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management, 2012)
Traditional agriculture in central mid hills of Nepal is characterized by cultivation of steep sloping lands, resulting lower productivity, degradation of soil health and reduction of livelihood options. The Sustainable ...
Effect of maize based Conservation Agriculture Production Systems (CAPS) under tribal farming situations of Odisha in India
(Madison, WI: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, 2012)
A summary of 2011-2012 trial plot results in terms of yield and profitability. Tillage and intercropping had no significant effect on maize yield (4890 kg ha 1) in the first year. The highest maize yield was recorded in ...