Title Cajete Terracing Systems in Tlaxcala, Mexico
Contributor agroecology.org
Author Chris Bley, Steve Gliessman
Content The Cajete terrace system of collecting water and reducing soil erosion has been in use since pre-Hispanic times (1000 B.C.). Particularly important in present agriculture practices where people must grow their food on steep, erosion prone slopes.
Type of initiative Case Studies
Year Published
Language English
North America MEXICO
Link http://www.agroecology.org/Case%20Studies/cajete.html