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Agroforestry

Realities, possibilities, and potentials

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Published by Distributors for the U.S. and Canada, Kluwer Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agroforestry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9088246M
    ISBN 109024735912
    ISBN 109789024735914


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• Heartwood Book • Agroforestry. Most importantly, Rowan is also a farmer and tree grower in his own right, with a family farm in the Otway Ranges of southern Victoria where he helped establish one of Australia's most successful Landcare groups, the Otway Agroforestry Network.

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Agroforestry in Sustainable Agricultural Systems examines the environmental and social conditions that affect the roles and performance of trees in field- and forest-based agricultural production systems. Various types of ecological settings for agroforestry are analyzed within temperate and tropic.

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Agroforestry. Agroforestry is a mixture of components that consist of woody plants (timber, clump, palm, bamboo, and other cambium-borne plant species) with agricultural plants (seasonal species) and/or cattle, which set in temporal a arrangement and spatial arrangement as well (Sardjono et al., ).

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Agroforestry is the management and integration of trees, crops and/or livestock on the same plot of land and can be an integral component of productive agriculture.

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Agroforestry has a particular potential to help check or reverse degradation of soil, forest and pasture resources. An environmental basis for agroforestry requires detailed information on climate, soils and, for sylvipastoral systems, vegetation, together with important basic, but less detailed, information on landforms, hydrology and fauna.

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We are writing lombardspirit.comon: Greenfield, MA. Foreword. Agroforestry can create greater economic value, enhance biodiversity, and improve soil, water, and air quality on many sites.

North American Agroforestry: An Integrated Science and Practice, 2nd edition, brings together leading scientists who explain the basic concepts and ecological foundations of agroforestry, present specific management practices and strategies, and discuss.

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