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Using qualitative GIS to explore gendered dimensions for CAPS in the Philippines: A mixed methods approach
This presentation discusses the fieldwork and findings of a research-for-development project in the Philippines regarding gendered soil knowledge, access to resources, and agricultural practices. It identifies gender-based ...
LTRA-6 update 2014
This PowerPoint summarizes the research and training activities of SANREM’s regional project in the Central Plateau Haiti. The presentation describes a baseline survey conducted at the beginning of the project that discerns ...
Sustainable Management of Agro-ecological Resources for Tribal Societies (SMARTS): Conservation agriculture-based participatory research in Kendujhar, Orissa.
(Bhubaneswar, India: Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology., 2012)
This presentation highlighted the SMARTS project work in Kendujhar, Orissa, India, and discussed each CAPS treatment as well as the participatory research conducted with farmers in that region.
Evaluación de la pérdida productiva y económica por la erosion hídrica en tres sistemas de producción en la microcuenca del río Alumbre, Provincia Bolívar, Ecuador
(Sociedad Ecuatoriana de la Ciencia del Suelo, 2010)
Paper discusses soil loss measurements from three different production systems in Ecuador and estimates the yield losses (and subsequent income losses) from this erosion.
Potential for use nitrogen index for Ecuador and conservation practices for climate change and conservation of our biosphere
This resource is a presentation to the University Estatal de Bolivar on the use of nitrogen index to manage soil fertility and conserve resources in conservation agriculture systems in Ecuador and Bolivia.
Adoption and impacts of conservation agriculture: Quasi experimental evidence from E. Africa
Conservation Agriculture is a recent and evolving concept to land management that seeks to optimise crop yields and farm profits in a manner that balances economic and environmental benefits. The underlying principles ...
Sustainable management of agro-ecological resources for tribal societies (SMARTS)
(Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management, 2013)
The presentation provides as update up to September 2013 of the Sustainable Management Of Agroecological Resources For Tribal Societies (SMARTS) program under the Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management ...
Water use efficiency for increased agricultural productivity, sustainability and competitiveness in the Philippines: Technologies and practices, issues and problems, and recommendations
This electronic presentation describes current issues in water use efficiency as it relates to sustainable intensification of agriculture in the Philippines. Technologies, recommendations, and relevancy to the Agriculture ...
Biomass shifts and suppresses weed populations under conservation agriculture
Shifting tillage practices to Conservation Agriculture has numerous effects on both the soil and weed populations found in productive areas. The purpose of this research is to "quantify weed suppression of a summer cover ...