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  1. A handy guide that uses flower structures, floral diagrams, and the floral formula technique to illustrate the elements common to the genera in more than 100 plant families native to North America or found here as introduced ornamental species. It is widely used both in the classroom and in the...  
  2. 1979-01-01 To improve the understanding of rice culture among farmers, technicians, teachers, and scientists, B.S.Vergara of the IRRI plant physiology department prepared this handbook. It should be useful to technicians and the farmers that they serve.  
  3. This booklet is concerned with hydrology (the branch of science concerned with the properties of the earth's water, and especially its movement in relation to land.) for agriculture in arid zones.  
  4. A collection of papers presented at a May 1988 workshop on the theme expressed in the title. The papers are divided into two broad categories--theory and practice--and cover a wide range of topics in such fields as agriculture, energy, small enterprise development, information dissemination and...  
  5. As a scientist every one of us to give oral presentations to various audiences at one time or another, to present either our own scientific findings or to communicate facts obtained from other sources. Visuals are commonly used to support our talks. However, quite often we feel that our visuals...  
  6. 2013-01-01 The atlas compiles existing information on different soil types in easily understandable maps that cover the entire African continent. While it is intended primarily for the educational sectors and policy makers, the atlas aims to bridge the gap between soil science and society at large.  
  7. 2017-09-05 In The Third Culture Kid Experience David Pollock and Ruth Van Reken explore systematically and with compassion the experiences of those who have become know as "third culture kids" (TCKs)--children who grow up or spend a significant part of their childhood living abroad. Rich with real-life...
     
  8. 1984-01-01 This collection of technical papers and case studies, edited under the auspices of the Harvard Institute of International Development, will give scholars and practitioners in all fields of international development a clearer picture of the pivotal role that women play in the sucess or failure of...  
  9. 1999-01-01 Hundreds of women’s information centers and archives, their activities as diverse as their geographies, are working to strengthen the position of women. They aim to empower women, give them a voice, and keep women’s history alive. By providing information specific to women, they contribute to...  
  10. 2009-01-01 This Assessment is a constructive initiative and important contribution that all governments need to take forward to ensure that agricultural knowledge, science and technology fulfils its potential to meet the development and sustainability goals of the reuction of hunger and poverty, the...