A major agroforestry program in the Indian State of Punjab is being boosted with 9 million clonal Eucalyptus seedlings to be distributed free to interested farmers.
Global Soil Week, held from 19-23 April 2015, provided an opportunity to raise the profile of “the forgotten resource – soil” on the global
The importance of soil and its preservation is the subject of a photo-film, titled: The Ground Beneath Your Feet launched by the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) during
Nominations are now open for the Equator Prize 2015 which will honor 20 outstanding local and indigenous community initiatives that are reducing poverty, protecting nature and strengthening resilie
Maya Nut and efforts to find a balance between people, food and forests is the subject of an upcoming webinar by Erika Vohman, Executive Director of the Maya Nut Institute.
Earth Day – held on 22 April each year – provides an opportunity to celebrate and build on the vision created by Wangari Maathai, writes David Kayondo in an article on the website, Next Billion
A summary of the recently concluded Beating Famine Southern Africa Conference has been posted on the website of the International Institu
Protected forests in Southeast Asia are threatened by the world’s growing demand for rubber tyres, according to new research from the School of Environmental Sciences at the University of East Angl
Dennis Garrity, Senior Fellow at the World Agroforestry Centre and UN Drylands Ambassador, discusses farmer-managed natural regeneration (FMNR) and solutions to climate-proofing agriculture during
Farmers in Zambia are reducing their dependence on chemical fertilizers by growing the leguminous tree, Gliricidia, alongside crops.