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Agroforestry: Designing for Impact
सोम, 15 जुलाई 2019 » शुक्र, 19 जुलाई 2019
ECHO Global Research and Demonstration Farm, USA
Agroforestry is the agricultural practice of combining the management of annual crops and/or animals with trees. Agroforestry systems, largely composed of perennial crops, offer the resilience needed to address extreme climatic issues such as drought and torrential rain, along with social and economic factors that influence agricultural production of small-scale farmers. This five-day course will introduce students to key agroforestry concepts, allow them to see the various agroforestry ...
Student Organic Seed Symposium
गुरु, 22 अगस्त 2019 » रवि, 25 अगस्त 2019
BETHEL HORIZONS RETREAT CENTER,
WHAT IS SOSS? An annual gathering of graduate students, researchers, farmers, and seed industry professionals working in organic seed systems. The major annual event of the Society of Organic Seed Professionals (SOSP), the parent organization that has grown out of the SOSS network. SOSP is fiscally sponsored by Organic Seed Alliance, a 501(c)3 organization.
Konferans Agrikòl Nò, Haiti Agriculture Conference (North) 2019
सोम, 26 अगस्त 2019 » शुक्र, 30 अगस्त 2019
We invite you to participate in a conference that would help strengthen connections amongst those working in the agricultural sector in Haiti and spend time learning from one another. Konferans Agrikòl Nò (Northern Agriculture Conference) will be held August 26-30 in Gros-Morne, Artibonite Department, Haiti. This conference is tailored to encourage conference delegates and presenters to connect and learn from each other’s successes and failures. The main topics for this year inc...
Small-scale seed production and utilization
सोम, 16 सितंबर 2019 » शुक्र, 20 सितंबर 2019
ECHO Global Farm, USA
ECHO offers over 350 varieties in its Florida seed bank requiring diverse approaches to growing, processing, and storing seeds. This five-day course will begin in ECHO’s seed production plots to help participants better understand how crops are managed and harvested. Techniques related to both wet and dry processing of seeds will be practiced, as well as, essential tasks such as germination testing. Long-term seed storage approaches including vacuum sealing and cold storage will be explored, ...
GFRAS Annual Meeting Jaimaica 2019
सोम, 30 सितंबर 2019 » शुक्र, 4 अक्टूबर 2019
Royalton Negril (Jamaica), Jamaica
The 10th GFRAS Annual Meeting, whose topic is "Role of RAS in Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management" will take place at Royalton Negril, Jamaica between 30 September and 4 October 2019. Side Events are planned to take place on September 30th, the main meeting between October 1-3, and a General Assembly on October 4th. GFRAS Steering Committee/Board meeting is scheduled to take place between 5 and 7 October. The Annual Meeting is co-organized by the Caribbean Agricultural Extension Pro...
Compost Tea: Principles and Prospects for Plant Disease Control
Abstract, Compost Science and Utilization, 2002
An increasing body of experimental evidence indicates that plant disease can be suppressed by treating plant surfaces with a variety of water-based compost preparatio...
Snake Oil, Horticultural Myths and Urban Legends from a Horticulturist
Horticulture is the cultivation of plants as ornamentals or for the production of food. When things go wrong (plants grow poorly or not at all), horticulturists sometimes turn to products that can “cure”, revitalize, invigo...
Founded by Dr. Elaine Ingham in 1996, Soil Foodweb Inc is dedicated to changing the way the world grows food and how humans treat the Earth's soils.
The Soil Foodweb Approach has been used on over 5 Million acres...
It Will be Okay
Growing up brings changes (whether we like it or not). Change can trigger fears that are sometimes real and sometimes imagined. How do kids learn early on that in the midst of these uncomfortable times, they don't have to be...
A heartwarming reminder that families, wherever they live, can change their lives for the better.
The well-crafted text and richly colored realistic paintings...bring alive the realities of daily life in an eastern...
Egyptian Journal of Desert Research
The Egyptian Journal of Desert Research (EJDR) is an international peer-reviewed journal published annually in one volume of two issues. EJDR deals exclusively with the issues of desert research and development that fall wit...
Comparative Study of the Effect of Compost Tea (Aerated & Non-Aerated) of Agro-Sieved-Waste on Germination and Biomass Yield of Maize, Mungbean and Cauliflower
Abstract, Journal of Science and Technology, 2011
Study on the effect of compost extract also called Compost Tea (CT) was conducted at laboratory scale. The compost was prepared from Sieved-Agrowaste under two diff...
Tea Time In the Tropics - A handbook for compost tea production and use.
Abstract, SARE. 2011
Water-based extracts of compost (compost “tea”) have long been recognized as potentially valuable in promoting plant growth. Recent innovations in production and application have popularized te...
The Butchershop in the Backyard Handbook
The butchershop in the backyard program make it possible for the people to have a steady meat supply available all the time, not only occasionally. The program's prime purpose is not commercial. Its aim is to fight malnutr...
Village Medical Manual A Layman's Guide to Health Care in Developing Countries Volume 2: Diagnosis and Treatments
Village Medical Manual is a two-volume guide to health care in developing countries where expert medical care can be hard to find. Its intended use is by those who are required, by location and circumstances, to render medic...