African Forum for Agricultural Advisory Services

Author name: Kenneth IT

FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE (CONSERVATION AGRICULTURE )

CONSERVATION AGRICULTURE CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS ISSUE ●    Protecting soils from  erosion and  compaction,  conserve/retain moisture and  reduce production costs; ●    Improving soil properties and the soil capacity to promote an increased biodiversity in the agro-ecosystem; ●    Improving soil productivity while sustaining soil microorganisms and soil structure while also reducing the buildup …

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FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE (BUNDS ALONG CONTOURS)

FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS IN SORGHUM-BASED DRYLAND FARMING FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS IN SORGHUM-BASED DRYLAND FARMING SYSTEMS OF TANZANIA AND BURKINA FASO CLIMATE SERVICES CLIMATE CHANGE AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEM ISSUES Climate variability and change place significant …

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FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE (BUNDS ALONG CONTOURS)

FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS IN SORGHUM-BASED DRYLAND FARMING SYSTEMS OF TANZANIA AND BURKINA FASO BUNDS ALONG THE CONTOURS AND SPILLWAYS FOR DIRECTING WATER TO PONDS WATER MANAGEMENT CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS ISSUE How to overcome water loss through evaporation and runoff and also …

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FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE (NO-TILLAGE PLANTING/ SEEDING)

FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS IN SORGHUM-BASED DRYLAND FARMING SYSTEMS OF TANZANIA AND BURKINA FASO NO-TILLAGE PLANTING/ SEEDING CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS ISSUE Sorghum-based farming systems in semi-arid regions or areas are characterised by eroded and degraded soils. Traditionally, people are used to growing …

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FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS IN SORGHUM-BASED DRYLAND FARMING SYSTEMS OF TANZANIA AND BURKINA FASO

1 INTRODUCTION1.1 WHAT IS THE CONTENT IN THIS PUBLICATION INTENDED FOR?The content in this publication is intended to provide information and tips to agriculturalextension and advisory services (AEAS) providers who work directly with farmers in thesorghum-based dryland farming systems of Burkina Faso and Tanzania. The content may alsobe used in other African countries with similar …

FARMING-SYSTEM SPECIFIC EXTENSION CONTENT FOR ENHANCING CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENT FOOD SYSTEMS IN SORGHUM-BASED DRYLAND FARMING SYSTEMS OF TANZANIA AND BURKINA FASO Read More »