37 Artículos encontrados ( Mostrando 1 - 10)
  1. Laura S. Meitzner, Martin L. Price. 2 Copies This is a book of practical ideas. It is written for people who help those who live and make their living under difficult conditions in the tropics and subtropics. What should a development worker do to assist a community? There are no simple answers, but there are many possibilities—...
    633.091 MEI | PI.007, PI.008
  2. Keith O. Mikkelson 97 pages, illustrated, photos Una de las mejores cosas que uno puede hacer para completar su finca o huerto sostenible es balancearla con una pequeña unidad de ganadería. “La integración del ganado es el elemento fundamental #10 en mi libro “Sustainable Agriculture in the Tropics.” Si lee las...
    636 MIK
  3. Suzanne Ashworth Seed to Seed is a complete seed-saving guide that describes specific techniques for saving the seeds of 160 different vegetables. This book contains detailed information about each vegetable, including its botanical classification, flower structure and means of pollination, required population...
    635.042 ASH | PG.002, PG.011, PG.012
  4. Keith Mikkelson Este libro es una obra importante para la agricultura tropical. Existen muy pocas fuentes de informacion que son realmente "orgánicas" y prácticas para el agricultor comun en el contexto ambiental y tropical. Este libro se dirige a asuntos que son extremadamente utiles para la operación diaria de...
    630. MIK | SC.027
  5. 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...
    635.048 HEM
  6. Loren Nancarrow et al Worms are the latest (as well as, of course, perhaps the oldest!) trend in earth-friendly gardening, and in this handy guide, the authors of DEAD SNAILS LEAVE NO TRAILS demystify the world of worm wrangling, with everything you need to know to build your own worm bin, make your garden...
    638.508 NAN
  7. 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'...
    362.196 CON
  8. Diana Lee-Smith & Axumite G. Egziabher This book examines urban agriculture in East Africa and proves that it is a safe, clean, and secure method to feed the world's struggling urban residents. It also collapses the myth that urban agriculture is practiced only by the poor and unemployed.
    631. EGZ
  9. Jeffrey D. Sachs A respected international economic advisor and the director of The Earth Institute shares a wide-spectrum theory about how to enable economic success throughout the world, identifying the different categories into which various nations fall in today's economy while posing solutions to top...
    339.4 SAC
  10. 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...
    631.491 YOU | SA.037