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Cassava varieties for conservation agriculture with trees in the Philippines
To identify cassava cultivar with high root yield and aboveground biomass to be used in Conservation Agriculture Production Systems (CAPS).
Developing conservation agriculture with trees for integrated sloping lands management in the Philippines
Degraded sloping landscapes are expanding rapidly in the Philippines because of severe soil erosion caused by intense rainfall associated with more frequent typhoons as a consequence of changing climate. Decreased agricultural ...
Comparative analysis of farmer and professional preferences towards conservation agriculture practices in Kendujhar, Odisha; an analytical hierarchy process study
(College Station, Texas, USA: International Food and Agribusiness Management Review, 2012)
This study compares farmer and professional mental perceptions, in the village of Tentuli, India, of their preferences of specific conservation agricultural production systems and objectives as they relate to the goal of ...
An introduction to conservation agricultural production systems
(Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management, 2011)
This presentation gave an overview of conservation agriculture production systems and described the biogeochemical benefits of each CAPS treatment selected for experimentation at trial plots in each village.
Measuring the economic impact of conservation agriculture adoption in rural India using linear programming and economic surplus analysis
(Honolulu HI: College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management, 2013)
Despite its proven ability to increase yields, improve soils and reduce pollution, conservation agriculture (CA) adoption remains low among smallholders in many regions of South Asia due in large part to a lack of information ...
Farmers’ preference: AHP workshop and analysis
(Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii, Manoa, CTHAR, 2011)
A presentation presenting detailed steps in conducting AHP to determine tribal Indian farmers' preference for cropping strategies that improve profit, labor savings, yield, or soil quality. These strategies are in pursuit ...
Community engagement through natuculture
Natuculture™ (pronounced nā-choo-culture) is any human made system that mimics nature in human disturbed landscapes. We have trained undergraduate students at NCA&T, high school students (Dudley, Page, Andrews, Smith, ...
Natuculture: Biomimicry in urban landscapes
(ASABE Annual International Meeting, Dallas, TX 29 July - 1 August, 2012, 2012)
Natuculture™ (pronounced nā-choo-culture) is any human made system that mimics nature in human disturbed landscapes.
Natuculture: Urban farming for the future
Natuculture (pronounced “nāychew” culture) is any human made system that mimics nature in human disturbed landscapes. Natuculture is an agroecologically balanced and biologically diverse system for food production, stormwater ...