Amaranth to Zai Holes has 5 ratings and 1 review. Amaranth is a drought-tolerant plant which provides both high-protein grain and delicious edible leaves. Amaranth to Zai Holes, Ideas for Growing Food under. Difficult Conditions (ECHO , , p.) 5: Farming systems and gardening techniques. Many small. Many of you are already familiar with ECHO’s previously published book, Amaranth to Zai Holes (A-Z), a compilation of the first 51 issues of.

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Amaranth to Zai Holes, Ideas for Growing Food under Difficult Conditions

Related resources and organizations. Very good content in terms of value, but a very technical dry read, and mostly only helpful if you have a specific need.

Prashanth Amarabth marked it as to-read May 18, There are important topics which are not mentioned, and in many cases you are referred to other resources for background information or specialized details.

Balancing the diet with the five food groups. Feeds and animal nutrition.

Working through regional impact centers around the world ECHO connects small-scale farmers, and those working to eliminate world hunger, with essential resources, and each other. Comments 0 You must be signed in to comment Sign in or Register. Basics of agricultural development. North Fort Myers, Florida To all who labor in so many fields. Zai holes use termites to improve soil fertility and increase water filtration in farmers’ fields in West Africa. This collection is not intended to be a complete handbook.


This is a book of practical ideas.

Reducing the loss of soil moisture. Poem by Larry Fisher. Apr 03, Jack rated it liked it Shelves: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The Basics Tropical Agriculture Development: Over 4, people in countries amaganth their ideas and amaranthh through EDN as they assist small farmers and urban gardeners in feeding their families and making a living.

List of distance learning courses is available from ECHO. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Comparison charts of tropical crops. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

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What should a development worker do to assist a community? Fifty-one issues of edn in one book! Fruit and nut species. In addition to the book, the two latest ECHO development note bulletins 52 and 53, about 30 technical bulletins about tropical agriculture, and two basic documents; principles about agroforestry and good nutrition in the farm, are added at the zi.


Selecting suitable tropical crops. Maximum ecological amplitudes for some tropical crops. Permanent Links Permanent links. A few alternate seed sources that we commonly use. Dryland techniques and water amaranyh. Soil health and plant nutrition. The nitrogen fixing tree association. Home-grown beans produce less gas. Good nutrition on the small farm. Ground covers and green manures. ECHO exists to reduce hunger and improve lives through agricultural training and resources. For your economic interest.

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Dryland techniques and mulches. Sophie rated it really liked it Nov zzi, Arid region farming primer. Annual crops or perennial crops grown as annuals – climatic needs crop: In memoriam Scott Sherman, age