1. 1987-01-01 This volume on sesbania, a member of the legume family, brings together research and combines it with previous studies and an extensive review of the literature. Sesbania occurs both in annual and perennial forms in tropical an subtropical regions and is adaptable in a wide variety of soil...
  2. 1982-09-01 In this report, the aims of hygienic handling, preservation and processing of fish in the tropics are discussed. Chilling and freezing, as well as storage and distribution of chilled and frozen products are described in detail. Other subjects covered include carriage of live fish, packaging...
  3. 1983-01-01 While living in Indonesia many years ago, my wife and I wanted to become involved in some kind of animal husbandry, but our back-yard was too small to house large animals like goats or sheep, let alone cows. For this reason, we chose to raise rabbits. One of the results of that choice was the...
  4. 1983-01-01 In compiling the booklet we have kept the following objectives in mind: To emphasize the seriousness of the erosion problem. Erosion is not always recognized in time, and certainly not when it takes place surreptitiously. To give an insight into the causes and the course of the erosion process,...
  5. 1980-01-01 This booklet has been compiled to give information about how compost can be applied in the tropics and subtropics. It gives a simple description of the processes taking place in the soil and during composting. Practical suggestions are given for constructing a compost heap. A few selected compost...
  6. International Journal of Tropical Insect Science is the only journal devoted exclusively to the latest research in tropical and sub-tropical insect science. Each issue brings you original, peer-reviewed research findings on tropical insects and related arthropods, with special emphasis on their...
  7. 1983-01-01 This two volume set contains extensive information on multiple cropping in the humid tropics to achieve maximum land usage. (Vol. 1, Ch. 1-9, 344 pages, charts) (Vol. 2, Ch. 10-16, 240 pages, charts)
  8. 2015-01-01 Principles of Tropical Horticultureleads the reader through a background of environmental influences and plant physiology to an understanding of production and post-harvest systems, environmental adaptation techniques and marketing strategies. Focusing on the principles behind production...
  9. 1995-01-01 This bulletin reviews the current status of banana virus diseases in the region, and discusses current control measures and their effectiveness.
  10. 1975-01-01 This booklet is based on Australian experience in tropical pasture improvement and the success of these pastures in Australia is ample proof that the principles and practice of these methods is sound. It is hoped that it will assist landholders in similar climates in countries overseas.