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  1. FAO This FAO book describes efforts to fight the locust in Africa, the Near East and Asia in the 1980s.
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  2. Toby Hemenway Second Edition The first edition of Gaia's Garden, sparked the imagination of Americas home gardeners, introducing permacultures central message: Working with Nature, not against her, results in more beautiful, abundant, and forgiving gardens. This extensively revised and expanded second edition...
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  3. Bill Mollison et al The word "permaculture" was coined and popularized in the mid 70's by David Holmgren, a young Australian ecologist, and his associate / professor, Bill Mollison. It is a contraction of "permanent agriculture" or "permanent culture." Permaculture is about designing ecological human habitats and...
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  4. Louise E. Buck, James P. Lassoie, Erick C.M. Fernanades (ed) A tool for developing and applying the science of agroforestry to problems of natural resources conservation and sustainable agricultural development, this book examines the environmental and social conditions that affect the roles and performance of trees in field- and forest-based agricultural...
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  5. Anthony Young This book is a review of the potential of agroforestry for soil conservation, treated in its wider sense to include both control of erosion and maintenance of fertility. The objectives are: To summarize the present state of knowledge on agroforestry in soil conservation, including both known...
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  6. Jeff Conant & Pam Fadem From water quality to social inequality, from raising crops to rising temperatures, how we use natural resources affects our health and well-being. This highly-illustrated guide will help health promoters, educators, community leaders and ordinary people take charge of their communities'...
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  7. Black locust is a fast growing, nitrogen fixing, stress tolerant species with durable and high quality wood which can be used for many purposes, including wall paneling, flooring, fence posts, vine props, furniture, fruit boxes, pulp and paper, animal feed stock, bee forage, and biomass energy.
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  8. Florida Division of Forestry Florida has a great variety of native trees – more than any other state in the U.S. other than Hawaii. Over northern Florida, particularly in the western section, many of the trees that range widely and are well known over the Eastern U.S. find there are well known over the Easter U.S. find their...
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  9. Steve Gabriel A system for regenerating land, storing carbon, and creating climate resilience The concept of silvopasture challenges our notions of both modern agriculture and land use. For centuries, European settlers of North America have engaged in practices that separate the field from the forest, and even...
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  10. Stadlmayr, B.;Charrondiere, U.R.;Enujiugha, V.;Bayili, R.G.;Fagbohoun, E.G.;Samb, B.;Addy, P.;Barikmo, I.;Ouattara, F.;Oshuag, A.;Akinyele, I.;Annor, G.A.;Bomfeh, K.;Ene-Obong, H.;Smith, I.F.;Thiam, I.;Burlingame, B.; Abstract: This edition of the West African Food Composition Table is a revised version of the Food composition table `Composition of Selected foods from West Africa`, which was published in September 2010 (http://www.fao.org/3/a-i1755e.pdf). It extends and updates the number of foods and values...