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Post-harvest evaluation of the impact of conservation farming under FAO-FSP
(Lusaka, Zambia: University of Zambia for the FAO, 2004)
EXECUTIVE Following the 2001/2-drought and the resulting poor crop production in Zones II and I, the FAO-FSP was established as an emergency response to assist 59,500 selected households to re-establish their food ...
Pre-harvest evaluation of the impact of conservation farming under FAO-FSP
(Lusaka, Zambia: University of Zambia for the FAO, 2003)
The evaluation report emanates from the joint University of Reading-ZIAT-University of Zambia cooperative agreements with FAO. The overall objective of the evaluation is to quantify the impact and to understand the constraints ...
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
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
Cross-Cutting Research Activity 6: Economic and impact analysis
This poster provides an introduction to the Cross-Cutting Research Activity (CCRA) 6 in the SANREM CRSP program. This particular research activity seeks to understand and determine the economic and social impacts of the ...
Integrating economics, technology networks, soils and gender to remove constraints to Conservation Agriculture in the developing world
(Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 2011)
The following paper presented provides an overview of the multidisciplinary approach of the Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management Collaborative Research Support Program (SANREM CRSP) in promoting the ...
Farmers preference of Conservation Agricultural Practices in Kendujhar, Odisha using Analytical Hierarchy Process
(Plan B Written Report, Appendix 2 to MS Thesis. Honolulu, Hawaii: University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2012)
The tribal villages within the district of Kendujhar, in the state of Odisha, India, suffer
Using conservation agriculture to intensify and stabilize agricultural production in Southern Africa
This presentation was given on November 4th, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. The use of conservation agriculture can increase food production sub-Saharan countries. This land is currently receiving excess tillage, which results ...
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 ...
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