1. Recurso clave 19/1/1979 This National Academy of Sciences report describes plants of the family Leguminosae, all of them greatly underexploited. Some are extensively used in one part of the world but unknown elsewhere; others are virtually unknown to science but have particular attributes that suggest they could become...
  2. 1/1/1998 Fodder scarcity is a major constraint faced by farming communities throughout the world. This is often the result of the degradation of traditional fodder sources in forest and village common lands. Consequently, to meet their needs, farmers must produce at least some fodder in their agricultural...
  3. Recurso clave 2/1/1994 Tree legumes serve a multitude of purposes in agriculture and forestry, including forage for animal production, fuel wood and timber production, soil conservation and fertility improvement. Their role and potential is being increasingly recognized for both intensive and extensive agroforestry...
  4. 1/7/2012 Fences are established on the small farm for a variety of reasons. They are used to mark boundary lines between farms or next to roads, and to separate adjacent fields used for distinct purposes. Fences are used to protect and keep animals from straying (to keep animals ‘in’), or to protect crops...
  5. 1/1/2008 Grass pea (Lathyrus sativus) is a drought tolerant legume used as forage for livestock or as food for people (seeds are roasted, cooked into porridge or ground for use in bread). The plant thrives in poor soil, drought or flooding.
  6. 18/10/2016 La morera de papel es nativa de China, Japón, Corea, Laos, Camboya, Tailandia, Burma y Assam (India), pero se cultiva ampliamente en otras partes de Asia y el Pacífico. También se ha naturalizado en partes del sur de Europa y los EE.UU. (Kew 2016). De acuerdo con el Centro Mundial de...
  7. Guazuma is a small to medium-sized tree that grows up to 30 m tall. Its leaves form a compact, rounded canopy, remaining green throughout the year except in areas with a long dry season. It is used as a source of fuelwood, shade, and fodder for livestock.
  8. 15/2/2015 Working With Farmers in Malaysia The Use of Tropical Forages for Livelihood Improvement in Southeast Asia: A Focus on Livestock
  9. 20/10/2007 Para muchos agricultores de pequeña escala las gallinas son una importante fuente de carne y huevos. Cuando solo se mantienen unas cuantas gallinas es usualmente posible satisfacer sus necesidades dietéticas con sobras de la cocina y un poquito de grano, y pueden comer libremente picoteando...
  10. 30/3/2017 Pregunta de nuestra red "En Honduras, estoy lidiando con una situación de suelo muy difícil. Está a 4000 pies de elevación. Es una arcilla que se embala muy apretado casi imposible de cavar cuando está seco. Alrededor de la mitad del año está muy seco y unos meses del año está muy húmedo. ¿Puede...