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Introduction to Horse Judging
Overcoming Our Biases against Effective Teamwork
Invited presentation for Knowledge Now
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).
Effect of conservation agriculture (on crop yields and system productivity) in maize-based farming system in the mid-hills of Nepal
This presentation introduces the concept of using CAPS as a way to improve food security in the Mid-hills region of Nepal.
Predisposition for Conservation Agriculture in North West Ghana
(Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 2011-09)
The adoption of Conservation Agriculture (CA) practices is not only dependent upon the suitability of the land and crop, but also upon the farmer him/herself. Changing the perspectives or technological frames of farmers ...
Sustainable Management of Agroecological Resources in Tribal Soceties (SMARTS): Field observation in Nepal
(Pokhara, Nepal: LIBIRD, 2011)
This presentation introduces UH staff and students to LIBIRD and Tribhuan University, both in Nepal. It also introduces the farming conditions and crops at each study site.
Adaptación de la agricultura y la ganadería al cambio climático en los Andes: Experiencias desde el ámbito de la I+D+i
Presentation on applicability of conservation agriculture techniques for mitigation of climate change.
Can conservation agriculture improve soil quality and sequester carbon in the short term for dryland smallholders in the developing world?
(Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, 2011)
This article provides an overview of the Soils Cross-Cutting Research Activity (CCRA) within the Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management Collaborative Research Support Program (SANREM CRSP). Through the ...
Constructing community fuzzy cognitive maps to promote adoption of conservation agricultural production practices
(Honolulu HI: College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management, 2011)
FCM was used to identify and map the factors involved in decision-making regarding the adoption of conservation agricultural practices in three villages in Central Nepal. Face-to-face interviews with farmers were conducted ...