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Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 1982Nigeria, Zambia, Uganda, Mali, Ghana, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Western Africa, Africa, Eastern Africa, Middle Africa, Southern Africa
Library ResourceReports & ResearchDecember, 1982Kenya, Africa, Eastern Africa
Describes the research approach adopted by an interdisciplinary ILCA team to study a pastoralist production system, summarizing the methodology & results of research on small ruminants' productivity in the Maasai pastoral system, and outlining dif. features of current smallstock research in Kenya; w. an analysis of flock productivity, mortality, animal nutrition & behaviour at the Elangata Wuas group ranch.
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 1982Mali, Africa, Western Africa
Summarizes a baseline study of the traditional livestock production system of central Mali, classifying production systems in the study in the study zone according to the degree of dependence on livestock products for gross revenue or food supply of the household or production unit, and according to types of agriculture associated w. livestock. Describes primary resources available for livestock production; livestock numbers & movement patterns; the agropastoral system; and the pastoral system associated w. rice cultivation in the Niger innundation zone.
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 1982Egypt, Nigeria, Iraq, Australia, Ghana, Congo, Sierra Leone, Cameroon, New Zealand, Rwanda, Philippines, South Africa, Vietnam, Japan, Madagascar, Tanzania, India, Romania, Brazil, Cuba
In view of the continuing increase in cost and scarcity of mineral fertilizers resulting from the use of high-cost fossil energy, there is renewed interest in organic recycling and biological nitrogen-fixation to improve soil fertility and productivity. The workshop in Alexandria recommended the further promotion of research, development, application and dissemination of information available on various aspects of biological nitrogen-fixation, including symbiotic systems of rhizobia/legume and Azolla/blue-green algae, and free-living nitrogen-fixing bacteria and blue-green algae.
Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksDecember, 1982Indonesia, Kenya
Revista internacional de silvicultura e industrias forestales
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