Integrating trees with cattle is increasing production, reducing the amount of land needed for farming and decreasing fertilizer use in Columbia.
The story of a Peruvian farmer who has switched from slash and burn agriculture to practicing agroforestry and protecting the forest has won this year’s UN Forum on Forests Short Film Festival.
Current food systems that fail poor countries need to be reformed, says Olivier De Schutter, the UN special rapporteur on the right to food in his final report.
How agroforestry can contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation while also providing livelihood benefits to farmers in Africa is the subject of an article in Current Opinion in Envi
Greater private sector involvement is expected to result from India’s new agroforestry policy combined with measures to treat agroforestry as a priority in corporate social responsibility programs.
Forestry, coffee and cocoa will be under the spotlight in Havana, Cuba in April 2015 when 3 major events converge.
A new working paper by scientists from the World Agroforestry Centre examines the role of tree fodder in livestock systems and the growing of fodder for diversification in East Africa.
Coinciding with the International Year of Family Farming, Food Tank has launched a report showing how family farms are “developing effective ways to address global food security, increase
An 11 million Euro project in Zambia will see conservation farming improved and scaled-up to increase crop production in various parts of the country.
Agroforestry remains an orphan in Africa, yet it is badly needed if the continent is to achieve a green revolution.