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Women in agriculture
(IAASTD (International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science and Technology for Development), 2009)
This section of the "Agriculture at a Crossroads Synthesis Report" focuses on women in agriculture and the need for gender equity in agricultural knowledge, science, and technology (AKST). The authors discuss the changes ...
Natural resource management in agriculture: Methods for assessing economic and environmental impacts
(UK: CAB Publishing, 2005)
In response to increasing concerns about the degradation of natural resources and the sustainability of agriculture, many research programmes have been established in natural resource management (NRM). However, although ...
No-tillage and conservation agriculture: A progress report
(Bangkok, Thailand: World Association of Soil and Water Conservation (WASWC), 2008)
This report describes the mindset change that needs to take place in order to shift from conventional farming to conservation agriculture. The author starts with a brief history of reduced tillage and no-tillage farming ...
Knowledge for Development
This website, established by the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA), serves as an open forum for professionals, stakeholders, policy makers, farmers, and researchers in the field of agriculture ...