As a biological low input production system, alley cropping should be a preferred production technique in developing countries where shortages of foreign exchange prohibits the importation or use of large quantities of inputs such as fertilizers and pesticides.
1978-01-19 A self study course on raising huge quantities of fresh vegetables where there is poor soil, little space and only simple hand tools. These vegetables do not require good agricultural land, that does not require equipment and money but does require hand labor and the simple application of...
Compiled by ECHO, this covers the topics of agroforestry with information on making an a-frame level, contour farming, alley cropping, SALT system, and general information on farming hilly land. no page count, illustrations, photos
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