1. 2021-02-01 Seeds are a strategic starting point for any agricultural development program or project, and good seeds are undoubtedly one of the most important material inputs for farmers, both men and women. In some farming communities and families, seeds are the most significant predictor of productivity....
  2. Abstract,The 1st International Conference on Animal Nutrition and Environment, September 14-15, 2012 The objective of this study is to report the diversity of fodder plants used in a village at the edge of Ba Vi National Park, about 70 km west of Hanoi city. Our report is based on interviews with...
  3. Across the world billions of people are using their smartphones for surfing, selfies and social media. But here in the Mekong delta they’re using them to tackle climate change. The International fund for Agricultural Development ( IFAD) alongside the Vietnam government is funding an app which...
  4. 2020-12-14 Featured in this AN The Martinez Airlift Water Pump Do All Parts of the Chaya Plant Contain Cyanide? Cyantesmo Paper for Detecting Cyanide Job Opportunity at ECHO Asia
  5. Soil is teeming with life! What exactly lives in our soil?
  6. Composting is the natural process of 'rotting' or decomposition of organic matter by microorganisms under controlled conditions. Raw organic materials such as crop residues, animal wastes, food garbage, some municipal wastes and suitable industrial wastes, enhance their suitability for...
  7. 2020-09-11 Why is organic matter important? What causes biological degradation? How can I assess my soil biology and how can I improve it? This training is the 4th in a series discussing soil science.
  8. Why is organic matter important? What causes biological degradation? How can I assess my soil biology and how can I improve it? This training is the 4th in a series discussing soil science. This series of lectures and practical demonstrations gives a broad overview and introduction to some basic...
  9. 海惠是专注农村精准扶贫与社区可持续发展的公益组织,成立于2008年,在四川和上海设有非营利机构——四川海惠助贫服务中心和上海海惠社区民生发展促进中心。 多年来,我们与政府、企业、公益机构、学校等多方合作实施扶贫公益项目,服务覆盖国内的华北、华中、川渝、云贵、新疆等地区。 我们引进国际小母牛组织的先进发展理念,通过提供牲畜、农作物及相关技术培训和能力建设帮助贫困农户实现自力更生。农户脱贫后,都会履行“礼品传递”的承诺,把牲畜的下一代或等值款项、知识和技术传递给其他有需要的家庭,在帮助其他贫困家庭的同时重拾尊严, 最终令整个社区受惠。
  10. 2019-03-20 This book is designed as a simple introduction to the more common fruits, nuts, and seeds of the Philippines. It is hoped people will take greater pride and interest in these plants and become confident and informed about how to grow and use them. Many of the local food plants that occur in every...