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4th ECHO East Africa Pastoralist Symposium
Tue, 29 March 2022 » Thu, 31 March 2022
ONLINE - Worldwide,
ECHO East Africa is pleased to announce the 4th Pastoralist Symposium as a virtual event! The Pastoralist Symposium will provide a network and training opportunity for those involved in improving nutrition and livelihoods in pastoralist areas. It will consist of three afternoons of three plenary sessions and six lightning talks (5 minutes focused talks) plus a live 'meet the speaker event' each day. These will feature knowledgeable and experienced speakers over the three consecutive afternoon...
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2021 ECHO Asia SRI Workshop and Harvesting Day
This collection contains resources and photos from the ECHO Asia SRI Workshop and Harvesting Day in November 2021
Introduction to SRI November 2021
This presentation was given at the ECHO Asia Small Farm Resource Center on 26 November 2021.
Rhizomes are stems positioned either horizontally or vertically under the ground with roots or shoots coming out from the nodes and surrounded by leaves (either scale-like, green leaves, or buds). They are stems and not root...
Rhizome Yield of Sweet Flag (Acorus calamus L.) as Influenced by Planting Season, Harvest Time, and Spacing
Abstract, International Journal of Agronomy, 2012
A study was undertaken for two consecutive years to assess the possibility of optimizing rhizome yield of Acorus calamus L. (sweet flag) by shifting the time of pla...
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Edible ginger is a herbaceous perennial plant that is grown as an annual in commercial production. It is cultivated in the tropical and subtropical regions of the world. Internationally, processed ginger "root" (rhizome) is ...
Rhizome - Wikipedia
In botany and dendrology, a rhizome (/ˈraɪzoʊm/, from Ancient Greek: rhízōma (ῥίζωμα) – "mass of roots", from rhizóō (ῥιζόω) "cause to strike root") is a modified subterranean plant stem that sends out roots and shoots...