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Ameliorating physical and chemical properties of highly weathered soils in the tropics with charcoal: A review
(Biology and Fertility of Soils, 2002)
Rapid turnover of organic matter leads to a low efficiency of organic fertilizers applied to increase and sequester C in soils of the humid tropics. Charcoal was reported to be responsible for high soil organic matter ...
Identification of factors hampering women empowerment in agriculture decision making and extension work in District Okara, Punjab, Pakistan
(Department of Livestock Management, 2009)
In this article the authors endeavor to highlight the constraints facing rural women in the Okara District of Punjab, Pakistan in making decisions pertaining to agriculture and to suggest how to empower rural women to ...
The role of women in traditional farming systems as practiced in homegardens: A case study in Sylhet Sadar Upazila, Bangladesh
(Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, 2010)
In this article the authors examine the extent of female participation in managing homegarden activities. They also explore the impact of homegardens on women's economic status, and female awareness of home garden projects ...
Triggering transitions towards sustainable development of the Dutch agricultural sector: TransForum's approach
(Zoetermeer, The Netherlands: Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), 2008)
TransForum is a program that seeks to encourage the transition to sustainable agriculture within the Dutch agricultural sector. The article evaluates the framework through which this agricultural shift can be made. TransForum ...