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The Resource Agricultural biodiversity in smallholder farms of East Africa, edited by Fidelis Kaihura and Michael Stocking

Agricultural biodiversity in smallholder farms of East Africa, edited by Fidelis Kaihura and Michael Stocking

Label
Agricultural biodiversity in smallholder farms of East Africa
Title
Agricultural biodiversity in smallholder farms of East Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Fidelis Kaihura and Michael Stocking
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
333.95/16/09676
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.A43
LC item number
A45 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kaihura, Fidelis
  • Stocking, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agrobiodiversity
  • Agrobiodiversity conservation
  • Farms, Small
  • UN University. Project on People, Land Management and Environmental Change
  • SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • Agrobiodiversity
  • Agrobiodiversity conservation
  • Farms, Small
  • Africa, East
  • AGRICULTURAL MANAGEMENT
  • SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE
  • BIOLOGICAL DIVERSITY
  • SMALL FARMS
  • EAST AFRICA
  • AGRICULTURAL ECOLOGY
  • FARM MANAGEMENT
  • KENYA
  • UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA
  • UGANDA
Label
Agricultural biodiversity in smallholder farms of East Africa, edited by Fidelis Kaihura and Michael Stocking
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Agricultural biodiversity in smallholder farms of East Africa""; ""Contents""; ""List of tables and gures""; ""List of acronyms""; ""Foreword""; ""Part I Introduction to agricultural biodiversity in East Africa""; ""1 Agricultural biodiversity in East Africa: Introduction and acknowledgements""; ""2 Managing biodiversity in agricultural systems""; ""3 Agrobiodiversity potential of smallholder farms in a dissected highland plateau of western Uganda""; ""4 Typical biodiversity in home gardens of Nduuri, Runyenjes, Embu, Kenya""; ""Part II Components of agricultural biodiversity""
  • ""5 Spatial and temporal characteristics of rainfall in Arumeru district, Arusha region, Tanzania""""6 The botanical knowledge of different age groups of the Nduuri farming community, Embu, Kenya""; ""7 Diversity of vegetables and fruits and their utilization among the Nduuri community of Embu, Kenya""; ""8 The effect of g trees (Ficus sycomorus) on soil quality and coffee yield: An investigation into a traditional conservation practice in Embu district, Kenya""; ""9 The role of livestock in soil fertility and biodiversity change in Nduuri, Embu, Kenya""
  • ""10 Household diversity of smallholder farms of Nduuri, Embu, Kenya""""11 Socio- economic factors in uencing agricultural biodiversity and the livelihoods of small- scale farmers in Arumeru, Tanzania""; ""12 Agrodiversity of banana (Musa spp.) production in Bushwere, Mbarara district, Uganda""; ""13 Change in land use and its impact on agricultural biodiversity in Arumeru, Tanzania""; ""Part III Farmers' perspectives""; ""14 Participatory technology development and dissemination: A methodology to capture the farmers' perspectives""
  • ""15 Experimenting with agrobiodiversity conservation technologies: My experiences with setaria grass in a banana plantation in Uganda""""16 The shared activities of PLEC farmers in Arumeru, Tanzania""; ""17 My experience as a farmer with the KARI PLEC team""; ""18 Agrobiodiversity conservation for the promotion of apiculture and household welfare in Uganda""; ""19 Farmers' evaluation of soil management practices used in Mbarara district, south- western Uganda""; ""Part IV Policy recommendations""
  • ""20 Technical and policy recommendations for sustainable managementofagricultural biodiversity: Recommendations for Tanzania with contributions from meeting participants""""21 Developing policy and technical recommendations for the conservation of agricultural biodiversity in Uganda""; ""Appendix East Africa PLEC General Meeting, 26 28 November 2001""; ""List of contributors""; ""Index""
Control code
53964333
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789280870510
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53964333
Label
Agricultural biodiversity in smallholder farms of East Africa, edited by Fidelis Kaihura and Michael Stocking
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Agricultural biodiversity in smallholder farms of East Africa""; ""Contents""; ""List of tables and gures""; ""List of acronyms""; ""Foreword""; ""Part I Introduction to agricultural biodiversity in East Africa""; ""1 Agricultural biodiversity in East Africa: Introduction and acknowledgements""; ""2 Managing biodiversity in agricultural systems""; ""3 Agrobiodiversity potential of smallholder farms in a dissected highland plateau of western Uganda""; ""4 Typical biodiversity in home gardens of Nduuri, Runyenjes, Embu, Kenya""; ""Part II Components of agricultural biodiversity""
  • ""5 Spatial and temporal characteristics of rainfall in Arumeru district, Arusha region, Tanzania""""6 The botanical knowledge of different age groups of the Nduuri farming community, Embu, Kenya""; ""7 Diversity of vegetables and fruits and their utilization among the Nduuri community of Embu, Kenya""; ""8 The effect of g trees (Ficus sycomorus) on soil quality and coffee yield: An investigation into a traditional conservation practice in Embu district, Kenya""; ""9 The role of livestock in soil fertility and biodiversity change in Nduuri, Embu, Kenya""
  • ""10 Household diversity of smallholder farms of Nduuri, Embu, Kenya""""11 Socio- economic factors in uencing agricultural biodiversity and the livelihoods of small- scale farmers in Arumeru, Tanzania""; ""12 Agrodiversity of banana (Musa spp.) production in Bushwere, Mbarara district, Uganda""; ""13 Change in land use and its impact on agricultural biodiversity in Arumeru, Tanzania""; ""Part III Farmers' perspectives""; ""14 Participatory technology development and dissemination: A methodology to capture the farmers' perspectives""
  • ""15 Experimenting with agrobiodiversity conservation technologies: My experiences with setaria grass in a banana plantation in Uganda""""16 The shared activities of PLEC farmers in Arumeru, Tanzania""; ""17 My experience as a farmer with the KARI PLEC team""; ""18 Agrobiodiversity conservation for the promotion of apiculture and household welfare in Uganda""; ""19 Farmers' evaluation of soil management practices used in Mbarara district, south- western Uganda""; ""Part IV Policy recommendations""
  • ""20 Technical and policy recommendations for sustainable managementofagricultural biodiversity: Recommendations for Tanzania with contributions from meeting participants""""21 Developing policy and technical recommendations for the conservation of agricultural biodiversity in Uganda""; ""Appendix East Africa PLEC General Meeting, 26 28 November 2001""; ""List of contributors""; ""Index""
Control code
53964333
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789280870510
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, 1 map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53964333

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