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Agroforestry development in the yam growing region of Central Jamaica: Proceedings

by Evans, P; Natural Resources Conservation Authority, Kingston (Jamaica); German Technical Cooperation Agency (GTZ), Kingston (Jamaica); IICA, Kingston (Jamaica); Seminar Sustainable Agricultural Development and the Environment: focus on watersheds Kingston (Jamaica) 21-23 Jun 1994.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall number: IICA-PRRET A2/JM No.94-002 Series: Reports, Results and Recommendations from Technical Events Series A2/JM (IICA) (no.94-02) p. 88-96. Publisher: Kingston (Jamaica): 1995ISSN: -0253-4746.Summary: The paper discussed the rationale behind the project's implementation was the high demand for yam sticks and the subsequent environmental degradation resulting from their harvesting. The decreasing supply and increasing costs in getting yam sticks are resulting in environmental degradation in the region and threaten the long-term sustainability of yam cultivation in central JamaicaSubject(s): DESARROLLO FORESTAL | DESARROLLO AGRICOLA | ORDENACION FORESTAL | ESTUDIOS DE CASOS PRACTICOS | MEDIO AMBIENTE | DETERIORO | DETERIORO DEL SUELO | ZONA TROPICAL | JAMAICA | | | | | | | | | | DEVELOPPEMENT FORESTIER | DEVELOPPEMENT AGRICOLE | AMENAGEMENT FORESTIER | ETUDE DE CAS | ENVIRONNEMENT | DETERIORATION | DETERIORATION DU SOL | ZONE TROPICALE | JAMAIQUE
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Serie Serie Colección IICA IICA-PRRET A2/JM No.94-002 (Browse shelf) Available BVE23068009169

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