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Title A garden for everyone
Abstract "A garden for everyone", is a vegetable cropself tutorial manual prepared by the Regional Officeof the FAO for Latin America and the Caribbean,to support the Technical Cooperation Network forthe Production of Vegetables Crops.The aim of this work is to implement accuratevegetable growing methods for family consumption.It is aimed at small farmers, rural schools teachers,children, urban and suburban residents who canaccess small land surfaces.Better nutrition and income can be achievedthrough family participation in the production ofvegetables crops.The first edition, dated 1990, has successfullyserved programs, institutions and groups of smallfarmers. The second edition (2002) focused onthe need to increase food security and to balancethe nutrition of farmers and periurban residentsliving in poor conditions. The translation in toEnglish allows an inter-regional cooperation amonginstitutions and groups from different continents.
Year 2006
Job Number AG002/E
Format Book (electronic)
Infotype Training/Learning Support Material;
AGROVOC Domestic gardens; Vegetable crops; Education;
Subject Improved food security and better nutrition
Region Latin America and the Caribbean;