Tag » Agroforestry

Conservation agriculture finds a home in Zambia

Sharing today, a video I found on conservation agriculture in Zambia.  It’s one of the best I’ve seen.  It explains the beneficial techniques rather than simply saying farmers have used them to increase crop production.   49 kata lagi

Farming

Anti-desertification with Waterboxx

Waterboxx very successful in Spain anti-desertification through agroforestry and reforestation

VIDEO (Spanish with English captions)

https://youtu.be/HG04x0X4wf4

Groasis BV is a Dutch company that sells the Waterboxx. 101 kata lagi

Desertification

A Living Library Summer Garden Party & Tour of the Think Park Nature Walk

The team of Summer 2015 Eco-Stewards are happy to host a gathering at San Francisco’s Living Library & Alemany Farm on Thursday August 13th from 4:30 until 6:30pm. 222 kata lagi

Permaculture

Help next door

Within a 24-hour period, I read an article stating a problem (food insecurity in Namibia resulting in nearly half the population’s undernourishment) and an article with a solution to that problem ( 241 kata lagi

Food Security

AGRO FORESTRY

Agro forestry

Agro forestry system is the practice in agriculture incorporating the cultivation and conservation of trees.
Agro forestry systems can be advantageous over conventional agricultural, and forest production methods. 577 kata lagi

Soil Fertility

Inside the Tree Business

You can ask most illiterate sixty year old Cameroonian grandmothers, “Where is the rain?” “Climate change” she will respond. Simple enough, although I’m willing to bet she doesn’t know who Al Gore is, and doesn’t tune in to the news too often. 1.298 kata lagi

Cameroon

Ant Village Journal #3: Getting to Work

The PDC is over and it’s time to get down to business in the Ant Village. Before getting to work on my own projects, I needed to do some bounty projects for Paul, to raise money for buying materials. 52 kata lagi

Permaculture