Content Environment and Development Series No. 14.
This paper looks at how ecological agriculture, by building healthy soils, cultivating biological diversity and improving water harvesting and management, can strengthen farmers’ capacity to adapt to climate change. Accordingly, the authors call for a reorientation of policy, funding and research priorities from the dominant industrial agriculture model to ecological agriculture.
Author Doreen Stabinsky and Lim Li Ching Contributor Third World Network Year Published 2012 Type of Initiative Article Link http://www.twnside.org.sg/title/end/pdf/end14.pdf
Content Using pulled or cut weeds as a mulch and a planting stick to grow Colocasia esculenta reduces soil erosion. Author American Samoa Community College, Division of Agriculture, Human and Natural Resources, Larry S. Hirata Contributor agroecology.org Type of Initiative Case Studies Country SAMOA Link http://www.agroecology.org/Case%20Studies/Taro.html
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