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Soil tillage in Africa: Needs and challenges
(Rome, Italy: UN-FAO, 1993)
This publication contains material gathered for a training course on tillage and residue management in Africa. The course was held in 1991 in Nigeria to give participants the opportunity to discuss technologies of tillage ...
Stocking rates for African pastoral systems
(Rome: FAO, 1996)
The promotion of commercial livestock husbandry has long been seen as a means of destocking African rangelands and increasing livestock output through increased offtake. This paper argues that commercialization does exact ...
Women's participation in national forest programmes: Formulation, execution and revision of national forest programmes
(Rome, Italy: FAO Formulation, Execution and Revision of National Forest Programme, 1997)
This document emphasizes the importance of being gender inclusive to increase the possibility for success with forest development programs. By focusing on men and women's differences and complementarities, this document ...
Livestock: Recognizing their role in sustainable agriculture
(Rome, Italy: FAO, 1995)
A collection of leaflets outlining the importance of livestock in subsistence farming. Breeding animals is taken to be an ascendant industry on the basis that consumption is low and there is potential for greatly increased ...