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Conservation Agriculture: A Manual for Farmers and Extension Workers in Africa

2005

This is a comprehensive manual that explains in a step by step easy to follow manner on how to implement conservation agriculture. It explains what conservation agriculture is, and why it is important, how to use conservation agriculture principles in the field and highlights the issues and challenges that farmers and extension personnel may encounter when they adopt and adapt conservation agriculture. It also provides examples of experiences with conservation agriculture in real life. The manual is mainly targeted for use by extension workers and farmers, but can be used as a training aid in training programmes and courses.

Pays: General Africa
Produits: Non-Commodity specific
Thèmes: Production
Organisation auteur: International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR), African Conservation Tillage Network (ACT)
Éditeur: International Institute of Rural Reconstruction (IIRR), African Conservation Tillage Network (ACT)
Catégorie: Field-based materials
Niveau: Intermediate, Advanced
Type: Learning material
Format: Document
Références: EN
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