Agroforestry News

Agroforestry News

Simple tools for evaluating landscape change

Photography and maps can be both inexpensive and valid tools for assessing and understanding changes in landscapes.

International agroecology symposium

A little seed funding can go a long way

Whether it be revitalizing urban parkland in New York City or ens

Local and scientific knowledge needed to manage soil health

On the United Nation’s Day for South-South Cooperation the blog of the Landscapes for People, Food and Nature

The potential of breadfruit to alleviate hunger

Breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis) may be “the next superfood that will improve health and nutrition and al

Three-dimensional agroforests replicating forests and producing more food in Bangladesh

In Bangladesh, a unique form of 3-dimensional agroforestry is producing more than 25 times the income of rice and forming a canopy that provides a home for endangered plants and animals.

Boosting Tanzania’s dairy sector

A new campaign hopes to promote milk drinking among Tanzanians to improve nutrition and boost the country’s dairy sector.

Poor soils hinder food security in Africa

Poor soil fertility has caused Africa to lag behind other countries in agricultural productivity, according to a new report by the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA).

Centre awarded for commitment to reducing emissions

The World Agroforestry Centre has won the prestigious 2014 InsideNGO Operational Excellence Award for its efforts in offsetting carbon emiss

Call for papers on shifting cultivation in Asia Pacific

Papers are being sought for 2 new books on shifting cultivation in the Asia Pacific region which will be published by Earthscan in 2015.

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