1. Most farmers know very well that in a forest many plants grow all the time, but the soil never wears out. The soil in a forest also never gets so hard that someone has to plow it. Even more amazing, the plants in a forest do not suffer from droughts. In other words, forest soils stay productive,...
  2. Cây phân xanh và Cây che phủ là những cây trồng phát triển nhanh, bao phủ và bảo vệ đất và được để lại dùng làm lớp phủ hoặc được cày xới lên để làm giàu chất dinh dưỡng cho đất. Các cây họ đậu được ưu tiên trồng do khả năng xử lý nitơ trong đất. Chúng có thể được trồng bằng hạt, một phần gốc tại...
  3. Green manure crops are crops that aregrown to be turned under to increase soil fertility. Leguminous green manure crops ( i.e., those which can make nitrogen fertilizers from atmospheric nitrogen) can offer small-scale farmers a tremendous number of advantages. In general GMCCs: provide large...
  4. 19-11-2019 Session :Green manure/cover crops are the only feasible way for smallholder farmers to significantly increase the organic matter content of their basic grain fields (that is, anything over 0.5 ha) at a reasonable cost. We can now say that we know of good species and systems that will work in...
  5. Proceedings from theApril 26-29, 2000 workshop inTegucigalpa, Hondurasbegin with a general overview of Mucuna and its food and feed uses. After that, the papers themselves appear according to the six workshop sessions: A View from the Field, Anti-Nutritional Factors in Mucuna, Mucuna as a Food,...