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Mukolwe, M., Mbiru, S.. Regional social forestry extension seminar for semi-arid areas, Muguga (Kenya), 24 Sep - 27 Oct 2001; 2002; SOFEM Project English.

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Conference

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Regional social forestry extension seminar for semi-arid areas, Muguga (Kenya), 24 Sep - 27 Oct 2001

Agrovoc Terms :

technologie appropriee; developpement forestier; consorcio forestal; extension; semiarid zones; appropriate technology; vulgarisation; extension activities; zona arida; arid zones; zona semiarida; zone aride; forestry development; tecnologia apropiada; zone semi-aride; social forestry; desarrollo forestal; mugumo; foret sociale

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social forestry

Mutie, J. M.. Regional social forestry extension seminar for semi-arid areas, , Muguga (Kenya), 24 Sep - 27 Oct 2001; 2002; SOFEM Project English.

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Conference

Conference :

Regional social forestry extension seminar for semi-arid areas, , Muguga (Kenya), 24 Sep - 27 Oct 2001

Agrovoc Terms :

technologie appropriee; consorcio forestal; forest products; appropriate technology; tecnologia apropiada; rural development; social forestry; produit forestier; productos forestales; developpement rural; desarrollo rural; foret sociale

Farm Forestry and natural resources conservation project. jan2002. English.

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Non-Conventional

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pinus patula; cultural methods; regime sylvicole; mode de culture; regeneration; metodos de cultivo; sistemas silviculturales; shamba; silvicultural systems; regeneracion; pinus patula....

Mugendi, D.N., Kanyi, M., Kung' u, J.B., Wamicha, W., Mugwe, J.N.. East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal, 0012-8325. 2004. English.

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Journal Article

Agrovoc Terms :

agroforesteria; nitrogen; agroforesterie; agroforestry; leaching; systeme d'exploitation agricole; arbre a buts multiples; azote; lessivage du sol; arboles de proposito multiple; sistemas de explotacion; farming systems; lixiviacion; multipurpose trees; nitrogeno

Indieka, A.S.. [n.d.] English.

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Directory

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melia volkensii; zona arida; arid zones; meliaceae; zone aride

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Melia volkensii Giirke (Meliaceae) is a popular indigenous multipurpose tree species endemic in the arid and semi arid lands (ASALs) of East Africa. It is a prolific seeder, though its mass-multiplication has been constrained by problems in propagation through . seed and conventional stem cuttings. In this study, three vegetative propagation techniques were investigated: (i) macro-propagation ...

Muluvi, G.M.. august1998; University of Dudee. English.

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Thesis

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molecular biology; biologie moleculaire; arbre a buts multiples; biologia molecular; arboles de proposito multiple; moringa oleifera; multipurpose trees

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M o/eifera Lam. and M stenopeta/a (Bak. t) cur are multipurpose tropical tree species native to India and East African lowlands respectively. In tropical developing countries, both species provide a variety of useful products such as coagulants for water clarification, edible oil, vegetable, fodder, traditional medicine and use in agroforestry systems. M o/eifera was introduced to Kenya about ...

Nyamai, D.O.. Inter croping system with tropical leguminous trees. 1987. English.

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Thesis

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protection des plantes; investigacion interdisciplinar; plant production; cultivo mixto; sistemas de cultivo; cultivo intercalado; prosopis juliflora; cropping systems; alley cropping; mixed cropping; cultivos asociados; culture en couloirs; prosopis; plant protection; cultivo multiple; gum plants; produccion vegetal; bosque estacional tropical; intercropping; arboles maderables; cultivo entre lineas; tropical seasonal forests; plante a gomme; production vegetale; plantas curtientes; recherche interdisciplinaire; culture intercalaire; plante de culture associee; cassia; culture multiple; interdisciplinary research; companion crops; arbre pour bois de construction; leucaena leucocephala; proteccion de las plantas; plantas gomiferas; systeme de culture; culture en melange; multiple cropping; timber trees; foret saisonniere tropicale; cassia siamea; tan plants; plante a tannin

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CROP PRODUCTION IN AN INTERCROPPING SYSTEM WITH TROPICAL LEGUMINOUS TREES Daniel Odinde Nyamai, Green College. Thesis submitted to Oxford University for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Trinity Term 1987. , Leucaena leucocephala, Calliandra calothyrsus, Gliricidia sepium, Prosopis juliflo£a and Cassia siamea are among the most important leguminous trees in the tropics. Although their potent ...

Gathumbi, S.M.. march2000; University of London. English.

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Thesis

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choice of species; legumineuse; choix des especes; nitrogen; azote; legumes; eleccion de especies; leguminosas; nitrogeno

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Nitrogen sourcing, accumulation and recycling to crops by tree/shrub/herbaceous legumes in planted fallows are among the innovative features of legume-crop rotation systems (referred to as improved fallows). With increasing concern o¥er the success and adoption of the technology by farmers, mixed species fallows are viewed to have a potential of reducing farmer risks and offer diversified prod ...

Kiamba, J.K.. september2003; University of Wales. English.

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Thesis

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maladie des insectes; acacia; insect diseases; enfermedades de los insectos

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Some twelve Acacia species were germinated in laboratory and x-radiography examination carried on the seeds. The species under investigation were Acacia nilotica,A. senegal,A.mellifera,A .melanoxylon, A. zanzibarica,A. nubica,A. Horrida,A. brevis pica, A~ polyacantha,A.xanthopholea, A . tortilis and A. abyssinica. Germination commenced in 6 days and was largely complete in 21 days. A.zanzibari ...

Makee, A.L.. november2005; Moi university. English.

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Thesis

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resource management; land management; ecologie; biocarburant; madera; organisation socioeconomique; ecologia; proteccion ambiental; alteration atmospherique; ordenacion de tierras; wildlife management; desertification; biocarburante; fuelwood; foret de protection; resource depletion; deboisement; bois; wood; socioeconomic organization; environnement; gestion des ressources naturelles; environmental factors; recursos naturales; ozone depletion; biofuels; gestion fonciere; agotamiento del ozono; deforestation; natural resources management; ordenacion de recursos; carbon vegetal; facteur du milieu; monte de proteccion; land degradation; fuel crops; protection de l'environnement; natural resources; bois de chauffage; factores ambientales; environmental impact; protective forests; epuisement des ressources; gestion de la faune et de la flore sauvages; gestion des ressources; degradacion de tierras; dendroenergia; ecology; ordenacion de recursos naturales; ressource naturelle; dendroenergie; lena; environmental degradation; agotamiento de recursos; charbon de bois; cultivos energeticos; meteorizacion; weathering; degradation des terres; environmental protection; rarefaction de l'ozone; desertificacion; degradacion ambiental; environment; impact sur l'environnement; ordenacion de la vida silvestre; degradation de l'environnement; medio ambiente; deforestacion; charcoal; wood energy; organizacion socioeconomica; impacto ambiental; plante energetique

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For decades forest adjacent communities have depended on natural forests for their livelihoods. This practice was sustainable when the population was still low. However, with an increase in population accompanied by the ever-changing socio- economic environment in which these households operate, the exploitation of natural. forests can no longer be considered sustainable. Fuelwood is the most ...

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