Title Ecological Agriculture, Climate Resilience and a Roadmap to Get There Contributor Third World Network Author Doreen Stabinsky and Lim Li Ching 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.
Type of initiative Article Year Published Language English Link http://www.twnside.org.sg/title/end/pdf/end14.pdf
Title Weed Mulch and No-Till Taro Cultivation in American Samoa Contributor agroecology.org Author American Samoa Community College, Division of Agriculture, Human and Natural Resources, Larry S. Hirata Content Using pulled or cut weeds as a mulch and a planting stick to grow Colocasia esculenta reduces soil erosion. Type of initiative Case Studies Year Published 1999 Language English Oceania SAMOA Link http://www.agroecology.org/Case%20Studies/Taro.html
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