I have this Tropical Tree Seed Manual in real book form, just found it in free e-form. This is a good resource for anyone interested in tree seed, seed biology, […]
Here’s a brief video offering a great overview on modern commercial agroforestry systems in the Brazilian Amazon. Video in Japanese with English subtitles.
I met Matt Kilby, founder of Global Land Repair, at the World Agroforestry Congress in Nairobi, Kenya (2009). Afterwards we ended up on the same multi-day van ride around Kenya […]
From the BBC: Bamboo is being hailed as a new super material, with uses ranging from textiles to construction. It also has the potential to absorb large amounts of carbon […]
I came across this video about Masanobu Fukuoka‘s endeavor to seed 100,000 hectares with community support in Arnissa, Greece. See movie here. The movie is a documentation of 80 year […]
Here’s an interesting and relevant new weblog I recently came across: http://desertification.wordpress.com/ written by Willem, Romanus, Jozef VAN COTTHEM, Honorary Professor University of Ghent (Belgium) and Scientific Consultant for Desertification […]
Click for PDF article: Agroforestry for Soil Conservation
Here’s a link to this very interesting series of articles.
1 HOME GARDENS IN THE SOUTHWESTERN UNITED STATES AND … Quick View PDF | Download PDF Free PDF Download – People often think that home gardens are primarily a tropical […]
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Found these two pro-tree-planting murals in a small town in central Kenya.
P. africana can be found growing amongst moist forest and river vegetation at around 1500 m – 2300 m. Its primary uses are for firewood, charcoal, timber, furniture, poles, utensils, […]