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dc.contributor.authorNeely, Constance
dc.contributor.authorDixon, John
dc.contributor.authorWall, P.
dc.coverage.spatialSouthern Africa
dc.coverage.temporal2004 - 2007
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-19T19:46:11Z
dc.date.available2016-04-19T19:46:11Z
dc.date.issued2008
dc.identifier4160
dc.identifier.other4160_Orientation_to_CA_in_SA.pdf
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10919/68413
dc.description.abstract"Conservation Agriculture (CA) is a term that has been coined in the last 10 years to describe agricultural systems that include three major components: minimal soil movement, permanent cover of the soil surface generally with crops and crop residues, and crop rotation. ... There were several conceptual pillars upon which the project was built apart from the three basic principles of CA. These concepts, a result of CIMMYTs close involvement with CA work in South Asia and Latin America, included the following:
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_US
dc.publisherCIMMYT (International Wheat and Maize Improvement Center)
dc.subjectParticipatory processes
dc.subjectResearch planning
dc.subjectConservation agriculture
dc.subjectExperiential learning
dc.subjectProgram planning
dc.subjectBest management practices
dc.subjectDemonstrations
dc.subjectFarmer to farmer
dc.subjectExtension service
dc.subjectField Scale
dc.titleCIMMYT's strategy for catalyzing the adoption of conservation agriculture in southern Africa
dc.typeTechnical report
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