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  1. Wilson Popenoe The reason for scarcity of fruits in regions where, by climatic indications, one would expect them to be most abundant, is not to be found in any single fact, but is, perhaps, largely the result of three causes: first, the enervating effect of heat, which discourages man from undertaking work...
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  2. The panel that produced this report met in Papua New Guinea in May, 1981. Its purpose was to consider the principles of the Papua New Guinea crocodile farming program and their implications for economic development and for the management and survival of crocodilians elsewhere.
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  3. James MIGWI et al This book includes units on man in his environment and correct land use, animal keeping and land use, sources and uses of water on the farm, agricultural products and their value, food processing, storage and marketing, general animal management, housing for farm animals, and other farm...
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  4. This study identifies and examines small farm commercialization activities and pathways in the forest and transitional zones of Ghana, drawing on some experiences from the savannah zone as well. The effects of small farm commercialization on gender roles and relationships, as well as on...
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  5. Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University Agriculture and Horticulture are vital sciences as they suffice the very basic need of food for the Human beings. Qualitative and quantitative food can essentially be produced from healthy plants which in turn are produced only when their seedlings/sapplings are vigorous and healthy. Nursery is...
  6. Sara Finley Water is critical to all human activities, but access to this crucial resource is increasingly limited by competition and the effects of climate change. In agriculture, water management is key to ensuring good and sustained crop yields, maintaining soil health, and safeguarding the long-term...
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  7. This book provides teaching materials on farm tools and equipment, farm structures, soil management, land use and farming systems, growing and managing pastures, feeding farm animals, keeping animals healthy, managing animals, keeping bees, crop protection, growing trees on the farm, growing...
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  8. J.E. Michael Arnold et al This book had its origins in a research project at the Oxford Forestry Institute that was initiated in order to establish a better understanding of how tree management contributes to the strategies of farmers as they respond to pressures to adapt their use of land and other resources to changing...
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  9. Helle Munk Ravnborg et al This manual or primer is a methodological tool by which we can facilitate collective action to permit the adequate management of antural resources within a given area. The manual is directed at extension workers and researchers who work with farmers and other users of a region's natural...
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  10. David Cooper et al Activists present their experiences of managing plant genetic resources. The contributors document the achievements of farmers in developing crop varieties tailored to their needs, and demonstrate how these approaches can be built upon.
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