1. 80% of South Asia's poor live in rural areas. Most depend on agriculture for their livelihood. Agricultural and rural development is key to eradicating poverty and creating conditions for sustainable and equitable growth. An effective and efficient extension and advisory service that offers a...
  2. APIRAS — the Asia-Pacific Islands Rural Advisory Services Network— was organized in 2011 to serve as a platform for networking, advocacy, and capacity building for agricultural extension and rural advisory services (RAS) professionals and institutions in the Asia-Pacific Islands Region. Together...
  3. APEN offers members: a forum for professionals to share knowledge, information, skills and experience across Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Pacific the opportunity to join a mentoring scheme to help you improveskills and abilities and a network which opens doors to future employment...
  4. Abstract, 2016, International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies The study optimized the stocking density for Azolla based carp polyculture ponds under 3 different treatments like T 1 : 10000 fish ha-1 , T 2 : 11500 fish ha-1 and T 3 : 12500 fish ha-1. Fishes (Hypophthalmichthys molitrix,...
  5. Abstract, 2014,Fisheries and Aquaculture Journal A study was conducted during April’2010-September’2010 with a view to compare the protein, lipid and carbohydrate contents in conventional and non-conventional feed items and to recommend suitable strategy in selecting feed item for the development...
  6. Abstract, 2018, International Journal of Aquaculture Composite carp farming is a poly-species pond culture system in which three Indian major carps (IMC) (Labeo catla,Labeo rohitaandCirrhinus mrigala) are co-stocked with three exotic major carps (Hypophthalmicthys molitrix,Ctenopharyngodon idella...
  7. Abstract, 2018, Mountain Research and Development Residue burning to prepare soil for maize growing deprives the soil of both protective cover and organic matter, and it exacerbates environmental issues such as Southeast Asia's haze problem. This paper reports on a study that evaluated the...
  8. Abstract, 2012, Journal of Insect Science Intercropping is one of the important cultural practices in pest management and is based on the principle of reducing insect pests by increasing the diversity of an ecosystem. On—farm experiments were conducted in villages of semi—arid tropical (SAT)...
  9. 1995-01-01 How does a Christian worker come alongside the poor in effective service for the kingdom of God? In this book, nationals and mission workers in Asia tell stories of what God is doing through them and in response to the prayers of many. Direct from ministry contexts in seven Asian countries, these...
  10. 2019-02-25 ECHO Asia, in conjunction with the Lisu Baptist Assn., welcomes anyone working in agriculture and community development to attend a seed saving workshop from 25-27 February 2019 in Pyin Oo Lwin, Mandalay Region and the Lisu Theological Seminary. This three-day event will include the following...