1. 20/4/2014 La consuelda es una planta única y perenne que requiere un mínimo de mantenimiento luego de plantada y que puede proporcionar rendimientos altos y sostenidos de hojas ricas en nutrientes para ser usadas como fertilizante, alimento para animales y más.
  2. Recurso clave OISAT is an information management concept on non-chemical pest management in the tropics comprising two components: OISATInfo is a web-based information tool offering trainers, extension workers and farmers a quick access to up-to-date information for their work and for organizing agricultural...
  3. 20/4/2020 The source documents (.docx and .pub)of these materials are available in the author's dropbox. The source documents are updated periodically so check here for the most current formats. We encourage you to adapt the source for your purposes. Intended Learning Outcomes – Participants will be able...
  4. Abstract, Frontiers in Plant Science, 2018 In the fight against arthropod crop pests using plant secondary metabolites, most research has focussed on the identification of bioactive molecules. Several hundred candidate plant species and compounds are now known to have pesticidal properties...
  5. Abstract, Agronomy for Sustainable Development, 2019 Homemade botanical insecticides are widely used by subsistence and transitional farmers in low-income countries. Their use is often driven by the limited availability or cost of commercial pesticides. Homemade botanical insecticides are often...
  6. Short summaries dealing with myths pertaining to horticultural practices : Fertilizers How Plants Work Maintaining Trees and Shrubs Mulches Pesticides (including Compost Tea) Planting Techniques Scientific Literacy Soil Amendments
  7. One of our main goals in the permaculture garden is to foster soil life, and there are many methods we use for accomplishing this goal. We apply thick mulches and add plenty of organic matter. We practice no-dig methods so as not to harm existing soil life, and we enhance richness by adding...
  8. Over the years it has become increasingly difficult for the more than 250 million Indians whose livelihood depends on agriculture, to make a sustainable income. Overcome by their extreme economic pressures, many take drastic steps to end their suffering. Reports suggest that, burdened by the...
  9. 20/1/2005 With all the instant gratification available to the consumer these days, nature seems to take a long time. Stabilizing your soil, pasture and livestock areas don’t happen over night. Nevertheless, Microbial Management with foliar sprays and fertilizers can help in the transition.
  10. 1/1/2020 El vermicompost contiene una cantidad considerable de organismos biológicos capaces de controlar enfermedades de las plantas en la superficie foliar. Este estudio, efectuado en ECHO en el suroeste de Florida durante la primavera de 2011, se realizó con el fin de evaluar el potencial de los tés de...
  11. 1/1/2020 El vermicompost contiene una cantidad considerable de organismos biológicos capaces de controlar enfermedades de las plantas en la superficie foliar. Este estudio, efectuado en ECHO en el suroeste de Florida durante la primavera de 2011, se realizó con el fin de evaluar el potencial de los tés de...
  12. 15/11/2018 This hands-on workshop will include making and applying two natural farming products. First, we will make a small batch of indigenous microorganism (IMO) parent culture and show what it looks like to step it up to a liquid. Then we will apply IMO liquid to treat the deep litter pig system....