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Traditional and modern methods of intensifying crop production in Bangladesh (English) Brammer, H.,  Dacca (Bangladesh) , 1981 , 42 p.
Accession No: 080496, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Land-Use Policy, Bangladesh, BGD/78/014 , Fiche No: 080496
Descriptors: INTENSIVE FARMINGPLANT PRODUCTIONTRADITIONAL FARMING
Geographic coverage: BANGLADESH
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Farmers' knowledge of plant protection: a theoretical and practical framework (English) Watson, G.A.,  Willis, M.,   In: Proceedings ; Working Group Meeting on Stable Plant Resistance, Bali (Indonesia), 28 Nov 1983 / FAO, Rome (Italy) , 1983, 47 p.
Accession No: 242037, Project: RAS/092/AUL Report No: FAO-AGO--GCP/RAS/092/AUL , Fiche No: 84X01707
Descriptors: PLANT PROTECTION; TRADITIONAL TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGES; FARMERS; TRADITIONAL FARMING; TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER; PEST CONTROL; CASE STUDIES
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Traditional subsistence farming in Africa and planning for its development (English) Makonnen, T.; Workshop on Planning, Policies and Programmes for Increased Food and Agricultural Production in Traditional Subsistence Agriculture in Africa, Arusha (Tanzania),10 Dec 1984 Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) , 1984 , 26 p.
Accession No: 254947, Fiche No: 86X00074
Descriptors: SUBSISTENCE FARMINGAGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT; PLANNING; TRADITIONAL FARMING; DEVELOPMENT POLICIES
Geographic coverage: AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA
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Food production and resource use in the traditional food farms in the eastern region of Ghana (English) Atsu, S.Y.Owusu, P.M. In: Technical Publication Series - Ghana University, Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (Ghana), no. 41 / Legon (Ghana), Ghana Univ., Inst. of Statistical, Social and Economic Research , 1982 , 111 p.
Accession No: 257314, Call No: 338:63(667) At7 (LIB)
Descriptors: TRADITIONAL FARMINGFOOD PRODUCTION; AGRICULTURAL SECTOR; LABOUR; PRODUCTION FACTORS; INCOME
Geographic coverage: GHANA
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The case of the C.G.O.T. (Compagnie Generale des Oleagineux Tropicaux) sector, Sedhiou (Casamance), Senegal: tranformations of traditional agriculture after an unsuccessful large-scale operation for mechanized groundnut cultivation in forest zones; Based on the work of M. Borget (English) Borget, M.,   (Institut de Recherches Agronomiques Tropicales et des Cultures Vivrieres, Paris (France))  In: Changes in shifting cultivation in Africa: seven case studies ; FAO Forestry Paper (FAO) , no. 50/1 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1985, p. 1-25
Accession No: 257977, Fiche No: 86M00962 , ISBN 92-5-102283-6 Field library: RAP, S238 109 no. 50/1
Descriptors: ARACHIS HYPOGAEAMECHANIZATIONTRADITIONAL FARMING; LAND CLEARING; FOREST SOILS; SOIL BIOLOGY; CHEMICOPHYSICAL PROPERTIES
Geographic coverage: SENEGAL
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Development of ecological methods of upland farming in West Usambara mountains, Tanzania; Based on the work of K.F. Wiersum, P.C.L. Anspach, J.H.A. Boerboom, A. de Rouw, C.P. Veer (English) Wiersum, K.F.,  Anspach, P.C.L.,  Boerboom, J.H.A.,  de Rouw, A.,  Veer, C.P.,   (Landbouwhogeschool Wageningen (Netherlands). Hinkeloord Forestry Inst.)  In: Changes in shifting cultivation in Africa: seven case studies ; FAO Forestry Paper (FAO) , no. 50/1 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1985, p. 55-82
Accession No: 257981, Fiche No: 86M00962 , ISBN 92-5-102283-6
Descriptors: UPLAND CROPSECOLOGY; TRADITIONAL FARMING; SHIFTING CULTIVATION; DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
Geographic coverage: TANZANIA
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Smallholder plantation agriculture of immigrant Baoule farmers in southwestern Ivory Coast; Based on the work of K.F. Wiersum, P.C.L. Anspach, J.H.A. Boerboom, A. de Rouw, C.P. Veer (English) Wiersum, K.F.,  Anspach, P.C.L.,  Boerboom, J.H.A.,  De Rouw, A.,  Veer, C.P.,   (Landbouwhogeschool Wageningen (Netherlands). Hinkeloord Forestry Inst.)  In: Changes in shifting cultivation in Africa: seven case studies ; FAO Forestry Paper (FAO) , no. 50/1 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1985, p. 83-108
Accession No: 257983, Fiche No: 86M00962 , ISBN 92-5-102283-6
Descriptors: SMALL FARMSFARMING SYSTEMS; TRADITIONAL FARMING; CROPPING SYSTEMS; YAMS
Geographic coverage: COTE D'IVOIRE
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Alternatives and improvements to shifting cultivation on the east coast of Madagascar; Based on the work of C. Oxby and J.H.A. Boerboom (English) Oxby, C.,  Boerboom, J.H.A.,   (Landbouwhogeschool Wageningen (Netherlands). Hinkeloord Forestry Inst.)  In: Changes in shifting cultivation in Africa: seven case studies ; FAO Forestry Paper (FAO) , no. 50/1 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1985, p. 109-139
Accession No: 257985, Fiche No: 86M00962 , ISBN 92-5-102283-6
Descriptors: SHIFTING CULTIVATION; UPLAND RICE; TRADITIONAL FARMING; IRRIGATED RICE; DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
Geographic coverage: MADAGASCAR
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The modifications to traditional shifting cultivation brought about by the Forest Development Project in the Hado Area, Kondoa, Tanzania; Based on the work of L. Nshubemuki amd A.G. Mugasha (English) Nshubemuki, L.,  Mugasha, A.G.,   (Silvicultural Research Station, Lushoto (Tanzania))  In: Changes in shifting cultivation in Africa: seven case studies ; FAO Forestry Paper (FAO) , no. 50/1 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1985, p. 141-162
Accession No: 257987, Fiche No: 86M00962 , ISBN 92-5-102283-6
Descriptors: SHIFTING CULTIVATIONFORESTRY DEVELOPMENT; TRADITIONAL FARMING; SOIL CONSERVATION; PLANT NURSERIES; PLANTING; DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
Geographic coverage: TANZANIA
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Forestry and socio-economic aspects of modification of traditional shifting cultivation through the taungya system in the Subri area, Ghana; Based on the work of J. Brookman-Amissah (English) Brookman-Amissah, J.,   (Forest Products Research Inst., Kumasi (Ghana))  In: Changes in shifting cultivation in Africa: seven case studies ; FAO Forestry Paper (FAO) , no. 50/1 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1985, p. 163-185
Accession No: 257989, Fiche No: 86M00962 , ISBN 92-5-102283-6
Descriptors: SHIFTING CULTIVATIONAGROFORESTRY; TRADITIONAL FARMING; FORESTRY; TENURE; INCOME; DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
Geographic coverage: GHANA
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Features of traditional farming systems as they affect livestock production. A case-study of 18 small-scale farms in the dryland areas of the Eastern Province of Kenya (Machakos, Kitui and lower parts of Embu Districts) (English) Tessema, S.Emojong, E.Wandera, F.P.Nderito, M.,  Machakos (Kenya) , 1985 , 77 p.
Accession No: 260787, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Dryland Farming Research and Development, Field document 6, KEN/81/011 , Report No: FAO-AGP--KEN/81/011 , Fiche No: 86X01637
Descriptors: LIVESTOCKANIMAL PRODUCTIONSMALL FARMSFARMING SYSTEMS; CASE STUDIES; TRADITIONAL FARMING; LABOUR; LAND USE; CREDIT; YIELDS; ANIMAL FEEDING
Geographic coverage: KENYA
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L'agriculture regionale de la comarca lagunera (Coahvila-Durange, Mexique) 1936-1985; Essai d'interpretation de l'evolution de la production agricole et de la flexibilite des formes d'organisation (French) Meraz Jimenez, A.J.,  / Montpellier (France), IAM , 1986 , 181 p.
Accession No: 261008, ISBN 2-85352-070-6 , Call No: 338:63(72) M53 (LIB)
Descriptors: FARMING SYSTEMSAGRICULTURAL STRUCTURE; COLLECTIVE FARMING; TRADITIONAL FARMING; PRODUCTION; AGRICULTURAL POLICIES; HISTORY; COTTON; DIVERSIFICATION
Geographic coverage: MEXICO
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Traditional agriculture in Southeast Asia: a human ecology perspective (English) Marten, G.G.(ed.)  / Boulder, CO (USA), Westview , 1986 , 358 p.
Accession No: 261044, ISBN 0-8133-7026-4 , Call No: 631.9 M36 (LIB)
Descriptors: TRADITIONAL FARMING; ECOSYSTEMS; FARMING SYSTEMS; MIXED CROPPING; RICE; SMALL FARMS; FARMING SYSTEMS; CROP MANAGEMENT; AGROFORESTRY; DOMESTIC GARDENS; SOIL MANAGEMENT; SHIFTING CULTIVATION; TROPICAL SOILS; PEST CONTROL; HOUSEHOLD CONSUMPTION; PLANTS; NOMENCLATURE; PHILIPPINES; THAILAND; JAVA
Geographic coverage: SOUTH EAST ASIA
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Agroforestry (English) Luukkanen, O.,   (Helsingin Yliopisto, Helsinki (Finland). Dept. of Silviculture)  In: Report ; FAO/Finland Workshop on Watershed Management in Arid and Semi-arid Zones of SADCC Countries, Maseru (Lesotho), 7-18 Apr 1986 / FAO, Rome (Italy). Forestry Dept. , 1986, p. 74-80
Accession No: 261951, Project: RAF/216/FIN Report No: FAO-FO--GCP/RAF/216/FIN , Job No: S0178 , Fiche No: 86M01995
Descriptors: AGROFORESTRY; TRADITIONAL FARMING; CROPPING SYSTEMS
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Each peasant has his own perception but the real problem is in understanding the consensus of the community; An interview (Arabic, English, Spanish, French) Funes, S.,   In: Ceres. FAO Review on Agriculture and Development (FAO) , v. 19(3) = no. 111, p. 40-44 , 1986
Accession No: 262857, Job No: S0300 , Fiche No: 86S00303 , Call No: P238 C33 A/E/F/S EDS (LIB)
Descriptors: TRADITIONAL FARMINGRURAL COMMUNITIESEXTENSION ACTIVITIES; TROPICAL ZONES; TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER; DIFFUSION OF INFORMATION
Geographic coverage: MEXICO
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Developments in traditional methods of controlling Spanish olive tree pests (English) Civantos Lopez-Villalta, M.,   (Servicio de Defensa contra Plagas e Ispeccion Fitopatologica, Jaen (Spain). Unidad Nacional Tecnica de Apoyo Olivar)  In: Integrated pest control in olive-groves. Proceedings of the CEC/FAO/IOBC International Joint Meeting, Pisa, 3-6 Apr 1984 Cavallaro, R.  (ed.) Crovetti, A.  (ed.)  / Commission of the European Communities, Brussels (Belgium). Directorate-General for Agriculture; International Organization for Biological Control, Paris (France). West Palearctic Regional Section; FAO, Rome (Italy) , 1985, p. 334-342
Accession No: 263071, Fiche No: 86Y02318 , ISBN 90-6191-609-7
Descriptors: CONTROL METHODSPESTS OF PLANTSOLEA EUROPAEA; PEST INSECTS; PEST CONTROL EQUIPMENT; INSECTICIDES; TRADITIONAL FARMING
Geographic coverage: SPAIN
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Cassava in shifting cultivation. A systems approach to agricultural technology development in Africa (English) Fresco, L.O.,  / Amsterdam (Netherlands), Royal Tropical Inst. , 1986 , 245 p.
Accession No: 263878, ISBN 90-6832-013-0 , Call No: 633.6 F89 (LIB)
Descriptors: MANIHOT ESCULENTASHIFTING CULTIVATIONCASSAVA; AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT; FARMING SYSTEMS; CROPPING SYSTEMS; RESEARCH; TRADITIONAL FARMING; TECHNOLOGY; PLANT PRODUCTION; FOOD CROPS; YIELDS; VARIETIES; HUMID TROPICS
Geographic coverage: AFRICADEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO
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Ecocultures d'Afrique (French) de Schlippe, P.,  / Paris (France), L'Harmattan , 1986 , 201 p.
Accession No: 263920, ISBN 2-87105-004-X , Call No: 631.5 D45 (LIB)
Descriptors: SHIFTING CULTIVATION; TRADITIONAL FARMING; CROPPING SYSTEMS; FOOD CROPS; SUBSISTENCE FARMING; SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY; EQUIPMENT; ETHNIC GROUPS
Geographic coverage: DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGOCENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLICSUDAN
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The cultural aspects of village development work: some experiences from Thailand (English, Spanish, French) Bumroong Bunpanya,   In: Ideas and Action Bulletin (FAO) , (no. 169) p. 8-13 , 1986
Accession No: 264373, Job No: S1619 , Fiche No: 86S00104
Descriptors: COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT; TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER; VILLAGES; SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS; TRADITIONAL FARMING; WORKERS
Geographic coverage: THAILAND
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Subsistence farming in Roman Italy (English) Frayn, J.M.,  / London (UK), Centaur Press , 1979 , 168 p.
Accession No: 264590, ISBN 0-90000092-9 , Call No: 63(091) F86 (LIB)
Descriptors: SUBSISTENCE FARMINGHISTORY; SMALL FARMS; FARMING SYSTEMS; TRADITIONAL FARMING; PASTORALISM; TRANSHUMANCE
Geographic coverage: ITALY
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Gli agrumi nella storia del Meridione: origini, sviluppo e peripezie di una coltura (Italian) Calcaterra, F.,  / Roma (Italy), LED , 1986 , 95 p.
Accession No: 264660, Call No: 634 C121 (LIB)
Descriptors: CITRUS FRUITSHISTORY; SWEET ORANGES; PLANT PRODUCTION; TRADITIONAL FARMING; FARMERS
Geographic coverage: ITALYSICILY
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INTSORMIL (International Sorghum and Millet Project) report. no. 1-2: Farming systems research in north Kordofan, Sudan.- no. 3: An indigenous rural marketing system in north Kordofan, Sudan.- no. 4: Recent change in villages and rainfed agriculture in northern central Kordofan: communication process and constraints (English) Reeves, E.B.Frankenberger, T.Fideil, M.M.Coughenour, C.M.Nazhat, S.M.,  / Kentucky Univ., Lexington (USA). Coll. of Agriculture , 1985 , 4 v.
Accession No: 266668, Call No: 631 R25 (LIB)
Descriptors: FARMING SYSTEMSVILLAGES; SURVEYS; HOUSEHOLDS; RAINFED FARMING; SORGHUM; MILLETS; PRODUCTION FACTORS; MARKETING; TRADITIONAL FARMING; INNOVATION ADOPTION; WOMEN; RURAL AREAS
Geographic coverage: SUDAN
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Economic analysis of resource allocation in traditional agriculture: case of the Boromo farm in Burkina Faso (English) Bonkian, A.,  / Ann Arbor, MI (USA), Univ. Microfilms International, Dissertation Information Service , 1987 , 116 p.
Accession No: 266712, Call No: 338:631(662.5) B64 (LIB)
Descriptors: RESOURCE ALLOCATIONTRADITIONAL FARMING; CASE STUDIES; MODELS; ECONOMIC ANALYSIS; FARMING SYSTEMS; SOLE CROPPING; MIXED CROPPING; CASH CROPS; FOOD CROPS; PRICES; FAMILY FARMS; PRODUCTIVITY
Geographic coverage: BURKINA FASO
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Practicing development anthropology (English) Green, E.C.(ed.)  / Boulder, CO (USA), Westview Press , 1986 , 283 p.
Accession No: 266750, ISBN 0-8133-7256-9 , Call No: 39 G82 (LIB)
Descriptors: SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGYRURAL DEVELOPMENT; CASE STUDIES; ETHNIC GROUPS; DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS; TRADITIONAL FARMING; AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT; DEVELOPMENT AID; BANGLADESH; INDIA; NIGER; MOROCCO; PHILIPPINES; TAIWAN; PERU; AFRICA; KENYA; NEPAL
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Broadening the food base in Africa: the potential of traditional food plants (English, Spanish, French) Okigbo, B.N.,   (International Inst. of Tropical Agriculture, Ibadan (Nigeria))  In: Food and Nutrition (FAO) , v. 12(1) p. 4-17 , 1986
Accession No: 267651, Job No: S0136 , Fiche No: 86S00801 , Call No: S238 95 ENG.ED (LIB)
Descriptors: FOOD CROPSFOOD SUPPLYFOOD RESOURCES; RESOURCE MANAGEMENT; TRADITIONAL FARMING; CROPPING SYSTEMS; ECONOMIC SOCIOLOGY
Geographic coverage: AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA
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New roads to development; A Twentieth Century Fund essay (English) Weitz, R. In: Contributions in Economics and Economic History (USA), no. 64 / Westport, CT (USA), Greenwood Press , 1986 , 257 p.
Accession No: 268448, ISBN 0-313-25177-0 , Call No: 330.34 W43 (LIB)
Descriptors: ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTPLANNING; ECONOMIC GROWTH; TRADITIONAL FARMING; SOCIAL CHANGE; DEVELOPMENT PLANS; SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS; NATIONAL INCOME; INVESTMENT; REGIONAL PLANNING; DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
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Handbook of Indian foods and fibers of arid America (English) Ebeling, W.,  / Berkeley, CA (USA), Univ. of California Press , 1986 , 971 p.
Accession No: 268464, Document type: HANDBOOK , ISBN 0-520-05436-9 , Call No: 581.6 Eb3 (LIB)
Descriptors: FOOD CROPSFIBRE CROPS; HISTORY; USES; SPECIES; GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION; PLANT ANATOMY; NUTRITIVE VALUE; TRADITIONAL FARMING; WILD PLANTS; WILDLIFE; ARID ZONES; USA; MEXICO; FOOD RESOURCES; ETHNIC GROUPS
Geographic coverage: NORTH AMERICA
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Mimicking nature: the sustainability of many traditional farming practices lies in the ecological models they follow (Arabic, English, Spanish, French) Wolf, E.C.,   (Worldwatch Inst., Washington, DC (USA))  In: Ceres. The FAO Review (FAO) , v. 20(1) = no. 115 p. 20-24 , 1987
Accession No: 268507, Job No: S3265 , Fiche No: 87S00301 , Call No: P238 C33 A/E/F/S EDS (LIB)
Descriptors: TRADITIONAL FARMINGENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS
Geographic coverage: AFRICA
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Socio-economic change in the Sudan (English) Awad, M.H.(ed.)  In: Selected Essays: Monograph - Khartoum University. Graduate College (Sudan), no. 6 / Khartoum (Sudan), Univ. of Khartoum, Graduate Coll. , 1983 , 139 p.
Accession No: 269796, Call No: 301 Aw1 (LIB)
Descriptors: SOCIAL CHANGE; ECONOMIC SECTORS; AGRICULTURE; MODERNIZATION; RURAL URBAN MIGRATION; ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT; TRADITIONAL FARMING
Geographic coverage: SUDAN
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Halte a la desertification au Sahel. Guide methodologique (French) Bonfils, M.,  / Paris (France), Karthala , 1987 , 263 p.
Accession No: 269924, ISBN 2-86537-181-6 , Call No: 551 B64 (LIB)
Descriptors: DESERTIFICATION; TRADITIONAL FARMING; INTENSIVE FARMING; RECLAMATION; DEFORESTATION; PLANNING; SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS; COSTS
Geographic coverage: SAHEL
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Traditional range cattle production in Tanzania (English) Gereta, E.J.,  / (np), (npub) , 1987 , 42 p.
Accession No: 270492, Call No: 338:636.2(678.0) G31 (LIB)
Descriptors: ZEBUANIMAL PRODUCTION; LIVESTOCK MANAGEMENT; TRADITIONAL FARMING; GRAZING; RANGELANDS; FEED GRASSES; WATER REQUIREMENTS; ANIMAL HEALTH; DISEASE CONTROL; WEIGHT; TROPICAL ZONES
Geographic coverage: TANZANIA
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Experimentation de techniques de production de plants d'arbres utilises en agroforesterie traditionnelle: cas du karite Butyrospermum paradoxum (Gaertner F.) Hepper (French) Zerbo, J.L.,  / (np), (npub) , 1987 , 80 p.
Accession No: 270556, Call No: 634.92 Z5 (LIB)
Descriptors: BUTYROSPERMUM PARADOXUMAGROFORESTRY; PLANT PRODUCTION; AGRONOMIC CHARACTERS; TRADITIONAL FARMING; PLANT PROPAGATION; PROPAGATION MATERIALS; TRANSPLANTING; GRAFTING; GRAFT UNIONS; GROWTH; GROWTH RATE; TRIAL METHODS; BURKINA FASO
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L'arbre dans les systemes agroforestiers traditionnels dans la province du Bazega. Influence du karite, du nere et de l'Acacia albida sur le sorgho et le mil (French) Maiga, A.,  / Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Institut de Recherche en Biologie et Ecologie Tropicale , 1987 , 86 p.
Accession No: 270562, Call No: 634.92 M281 (LIB)
Descriptors: AGROFORESTRYACACIA ALBIDABUTYROSPERMUM PARADOXUMPARKIA; TRADITIONAL FARMING; PENNISETUM GLAUCUM; SORGHUM GRAIN; PLANT HABIT; YIELDS; GROWTH; CROWN; PRUNING; SPACING; TRIAL METHODS; CULTIVATION; SILVICULTURE
Geographic coverage: BURKINA FASO
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The first step: rehabilitate the household economy (Arabic, English, Spanish, French) Mafeje, A.,   (American Univ., Cairo (Egypt). Dept. of Sociology)  In: Ceres. The FAO Review (FAO) , v. 20(3) = no. 117, p. 19-23 , 1987
Accession No: 270631, Job No: S4340 , Fiche No: 87S00303 , Call No: P238 C33 A/E/F/S EDS (LIB)
Descriptors: TENUREHOUSEHOLDSTRADITIONAL FARMING; RIGHT OF ACCESS; COMMON LANDS; FOOD PRODUCTION
Geographic coverage: AFRICA
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Tapping into traditional knowledge (Arabic, English, Spanish, French) Stigter, K.,   (Landbouwhogeschool Wageningen (Netherlands))  In: Ceres. The FAO Review (FAO) , v. 20(3) = no. 117, p. 29-32 , 1987
Accession No: 270635, Job No: S4340 , Fiche No: 87S00303 , Call No: P238 C33 A/E/F/S EDS (LIB)
Descriptors: TRADITIONAL FARMINGMICROCLIMATE
Geographic coverage: AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA
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Giving the peasants of Haiti a voice: the video tape experience of ICAD (Institute of Cultural Action for Development) (English, Spanish, French) Blain, D.,   In: Ideas and Action Bulletin (FAO) , 1987
Accession No: 271029, Job No: S3283 , Fiche No: 87S00102
Descriptors: PEASANTRYMASS MEDIA; TRADITIONAL FARMING; PLANTING
Geographic coverage: HAITI
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Subsistence societies and their immunization systems (English, Spanish, French) Rahnema, M.,   In: Ideas and Action Bulletin (FAO) , 1987
Accession No: 271035, Job No: S3283 , Fiche No: 87S00102
Descriptors: SELF MANAGEMENTTRADITIONAL FARMING; SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY; COMMUNES; ECOLOGY
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La perception paysanne des pertes de recoltes. Propositions pour une voie alternative de lutte contre les ravageurs des principales cereales au Burkina Faso (French) Kafando, P.G.A.,  / (np), (npub) , 1987 , 365 p.
Accession No: 271142, Call No: 632.9 K11 (LIB)
Descriptors: CEREALSCROP LOSSESPEST CONTROLPEASANTRY; SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY; RURAL SOCIOLOGY; TRADITIONAL FARMING; FARMERS; SOCIAL CONSCIOUSNESS; ETHNIC GROUPS; PLANT PROTECTION; PESTS OF PLANTS
Geographic coverage: BURKINA FASO
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We, the people of the short blanket (Development proposals based on the needs and aspirations of the Central Kalahari Game Reserve Population) (English) English, M.Clauss, B.Swartz, W.Xhari, J.,  / Ghanzi District Council (Botswana). Remote Area Development Office , 1980 , 90 p.
Accession No: 271668, Call No: 719 En32 (LIB)
Descriptors: GAME RESERVESRURAL SETTLEMENT; RURAL POPULATION; HOUSEHOLDS; MIGRATION; TRADITIONAL FARMING; LIVESTOCK; WATER SUPPLY; SOCIAL CHANGE
Geographic coverage: BOTSWANAKALAHARI DESERT
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Monographie de Acacia albida Del., espece agroforestiere a usages multiples; Etudes et Actions Integrees de Reboisement Villageois dans la Province du Bazega, Burkina Faso (French) Bonkoungou, E.G.,  / Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), Inst. de Recherche en Biologie et Ecologie Tropicale , 1987 , 93 p.
Accession No: 272272, Report No: UNSO/DES--BKF/80/X02 , Call No: 634.917 B642 (LIB)
Descriptors: FAIDHERBIA ALBIDA; PLANT ANATOMY; PHENOLOGY; NOMENCLATURE; TAXONOMY; GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION; TRADITIONAL FARMING; USES; AGROFORESTRY; SILVOPASTORAL SYSTEMS; SILVICULTURE; REGENERATION; RESOURCE MANAGEMENT; AFRICA; BURKINA FASO
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Swidden cultivation in Asia; v. 1: Content analysis of the existing literature: a stocktaking exercise.- v. 2: Country profiles: India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand.- v. 3: Empirical studies in selected swidden communities (English) In: Social and Human Sciences in Asia and the Pacific. RUSHSAP Series on Occasional Monographs and Papers (UNESCO), no. 12 / UNESCO, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and the Pacific , 1985 , 3 v.
Accession No: 272844, Call No: 631.5 Un311(E) (LIB)
Descriptors: SHIFTING CULTIVATION; ETHNIC GROUPS; TRADITIONAL FARMING; RESEARCH; ENVIRONMENT; SITE FACTORS; SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGY; RURAL COMMUNITIES; VILLAGES; CULTIVATION; ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
Geographic coverage: ASIAINDIAINDONESIAMALAYSIAPHILIPPINESTHAILAND
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Farming and food in the Third World (English) Afzal, M.Hafiz, A.,  / Islamabad (Pakistan), National Book Foundation , 1987 , 209 p.
Accession No: 273466, Call No: 338:63(100) Af9 (LIB) Field library: RNE, MON/35.1/AFZ.87/61
Descriptors: FARMING SYSTEMSAGRICULTUREFOOD PRODUCTION; HISTORY; TRADITIONAL FARMING; FOOD SUPPLY; POPULATION DYNAMICS; AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT; YIELDS; PRICES; FOOD CROPS; DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
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Terrains et perspectives. Actes du Colloque International sur l'Anthropologie face aux Transformations des Societes Rurales, aux Politiques et aux Ideologies du Developpement (French) Geschiere, P.(ed.) Schlemmer, B.(ed.)  / Institut Francais de Recherche Scientifique pour le Developpement en Cooperation, Paris (France); , 1987 , 453 p.
Accession No: 273470, ISBN 2-7099-0874-3 , Call No: 39 In7 (LIB)
Descriptors: SOCIAL ANTHROPOLOGYRURAL DEVELOPMENT; TRADITIONAL FARMING; ETHNIC GROUPS; PRODUCTION FACTORS; SOCIAL CHANGE; DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS; RURAL SOCIOLOGY; FARMING SYSTEMS; VILLAGES; COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT; ADVISORY OFFICERS; FARMERS; AFRICA; AUSTRALIA; ECUADOR; CASE STUDIES
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Connaissance du milieu amazonien. Actes du seminaire, 15 et 16 octobre 1985, Paris (French) Institut Francais de Recherche Scientifique pour le Developpement en Cooperation, Paris (France) , 1987 , 319 p.
Accession No: 273472, ISBN 2-7099-0879-4 , Call No: 502 In7 (LIB)
Descriptors: ENVIRONMENT; SOIL; ECOLOGY; TRADITIONAL FARMING; LAND USE; MODELS; RURAL SETTLEMENT; ETHNIC GROUPS; FISHERY RESOURCES; DAMS; WATERSHEDS; ENDEMICS; PROTOZOAL INFECTIONS; LEISHMANIA; VIRUSES; PLASMODIUM; VECTORS; BRAZIL; ECUADOR; FRENCH GUIANA
Geographic coverage: AMAZONIA
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Tropical forests: conservation and uses; A symposium sponsored by the Mesoamerican Ecology Institute of the Roger Thayer Stone for Latin American Studies and the Tinker Foundation (English) In: Tulane Studies in Zoology and Botany (USA), v. 26(1) New Orleans, LA (USA) , 1987 , 88 p.
Accession No: 273538, Call No: S73 412 v.26(1) (LIB)
Descriptors: TROPICAL FORESTS; FOREST ECOLOGY; DEFORESTATION; SILVICULTURE; TRADITIONAL FARMING; LAND USE; AGRICULTURE; SHIFTING CULTIVATION; RESOURCE CONSERVATION; ETHNIC GROUPS
Geographic coverage: MEXICO
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L'irrigation au Sahel. La crise des perimetres irrigues et la voie haalpulaar (French) Diemer, G.van der Laan, E.C.W.,  / Paris (France), Ed. Karthala , 1987 , 226 p.
Accession No: 273544, ISBN 2-86537-193-X , Call No: 631.6 D56 (LIB)
Descriptors: IRRIGATED FARMINGRURAL COMMUNITIES; SITE FACTORS; TRADITIONAL FARMING; ETHNIC GROUPS; FARMERS; SOCIAL STRUCTURE; IRRIGATION WATER; WATER MANAGEMENT
Geographic coverage: SENEGAL
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Programa de agricultura tradicional y alimentos potenciales; (Aumentada y corregida del primer documento titulado" Programa de cultivos potenciales prehispanicos: Mesoamerica y Andina") (Spanish) Manzanares Aguirre, T.Estrella Perez, A.,  / Buenavista (Mexico), Universidad Autonoma Agraria "Antonio Narro" , 1986 , 51 p.
Accession No: 273592, Call No: 338:63(72) M31 (LIB)
Descriptors: FOOD RESOURCESTRADITIONAL FARMING; PLANNING; FOOD PRODUCTION; PLANT RESOURCES; NUTRITIVE VALUE; AGRONOMY; AMARANTHUS; CHENOPODIUM; SPECIES; CHENOPODIUM QUINOA; CHENOPODIUM PALLIDICAULE; SALVIA; LUPINUS; MEXICO; CENTRAL AMERICA; ANDEAN REGION
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Recensement des utilisateurs de la culture attelee en 1985 dans le Departement de Tahoua [Census of farmers utilizing animal power for cultivation in Tahoua Department in 1985]. (French) Mignolet, B.Ohler, F.M.J.Stevens, P.A.,  Tahoua (Niger) , 1986 , 25 p.
Accession No: 275525, Document type: FIELD DOCUMENT Project: Recherche, Formation, Production pour l'Utilisation du Materiel Agricole en Zone Sahelienne, Niger, Document de travail no. 1, NER/003/NSO , Report No: FAO-AGS--NER/003/NSO , Fiche No: 88X00897
Descriptors: ANIMAL POWERTRADITIONAL FARMING; CENSUSES
Geographic coverage: NIGER
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Animal traction on smallholder farms in the Ethiopian highlands (English) Goe, M.R.,  / Ann Arbor, MI (USA), University Microfilms International , 1987 , 380 p.
Accession No: 275944, Call No: 631 G55 (LIB)
Descriptors: ANIMAL POWERSMALL FARMSFARMING SYSTEMS; EQUIPMENT; TRADITIONAL FARMING; HIGHLANDS
Geographic coverage: ETHIOPIA
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Technology transfer and indigenous rural technology on small scale rice producing farmers in two Bohl villages (English) Mohamud, M.M.,  / (np), (npub) , 1988 , 105 p.
Accession No: 277196, Call No: 631 M72 (LIB)
Descriptors: TECHNOLOGY TRANSFERTRADITIONAL FARMINGRICESMALL FARMSFARMING SYSTEMS; FARMERS; TECHNOLOGY
Geographic coverage: PHILIPPINES
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