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Effect of maize based Conservation Agriculture Production Systems (CAPS) under tribal farming situations of Odisha in India
(Madison, WI: American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, 2012)
A summary of 2011-2012 trial plot results in terms of yield and profitability. Tillage and intercropping had no significant effect on maize yield (4890 kg ha 1) in the first year. The highest maize yield was recorded in ...
The advocacy coalition framework: A theoretical frame for SANREM to address policy change and learning
(Watkinsville, Ga.: SANREM CRSP, 2001)
The everyday activities of individuals and communities are generally channeled and limited by decisions about resource allocation and regulation that are taken beyond the local level. These decisions may or may not be ...
Security of tenure in natural resource management: An insight into property rights in Kenya
(Nairobi, Kenya: KEFRI, 2007)
Explores the development of Kenya's property rights system and its effects on both forest and people.
Assessing soil quality for sustainable agricultural systems in tropical countries using spectroscopic methods
Soil quality assessment is a process by which soil resources are evaluated on the basis of soil function. The need for an effective, low-cost method to evaluate soil quality is important in developing countries because ...
Comparative growth performance of eight tropical tree species on sites of varying altitudinal gradients in Lantapan
(Bukidnon, Philippines: International Centre for Research in Agroforestry, 2000)
Introduced on sits of varying altitudes, the growth response of 21-month-old plots of Acacia mangium, Albizia lebbekoides, Eucalyptus robusta, Rucalyptus torilliana, Gmelina arborea, Paraserianthes falcataria, Pterocarpus ...
Modernization and participation in Nghia Trung: An analysis of the relevance of the modernization and participatory approaches to development in the Vietnamese context of the ongoing SANREM CRSP project
(Aarhus University: Aarhus, Denmark, 2007)
This is English summary of the Danish thesis which outlines the challenge presented by ethnic diversity amongst the LTRA-5 program participants in Vietnam. Differences between modernization and participatory approaches to ...
Advocacy coalitions in the Altiplano: Building agency to improve households' response to climate and market change
Under the assumption that advocacy coalition participatory-research process (AC) can lead to building a community's social and political capitals, an AC was initiated in the Aymara communities of Santa Maria and Apopata ...
Enhancing the utility and efficacy of USAID/Mali's 2003-2012 country strategic plan through gender analyses and an action plan
This report proposes recommendations for addressing gender-based obstacles and opportunities as a means of improving results in USAID/Mali projects. WID Tech offers a "gender plan of action" aimed at incorporating gender ...
Internal human conflicts, forest conservation and sustainable development: The case of 5 forests in Kenya
(Nairobi, Kenya: KEFRI, 2007)
Findings of ongoing studies of Mount Elgon (a SANREM site), Eburru, Mau, Tugen and Gathiuru (Mt. Kenya) forests, which have witnessed a wave of internal displacement incidences that have not only affected the conservation ...
Modeling soil erosion in a watershed
(Los Baños, Philippines: University of the Philippines, 1999)
Most erosion models have been developed based on a plot scale and have limited application to a watershed due to the differences in aerial scale. In order to address this limitation, a GIS-assisted methodology for modeling ...