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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Comparison charts of tropical crops. These are just two of the plants and techniques people are using to produce food under difficult growing conditions in the troics. What should a development worker do to assist a community? Root and tuber crops.

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

Ground covers and green manures. Sunnhemp as a green manure. There are important topics which are ho,es mentioned, and in many cases you are referred to other resources for background information or specialized details. Books and other resources. Apr 03, Jack rated it liked it Shelves: This book is based on the first 51 issues of EDN. Anaranth rated it really liked it Nov 14, Green manures and cover crops. Feeds and animal nutrition. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.


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Suggested crops for specific climatic zones. Ecological or life zones of the tropics, sub tropics, and warm temperate zones.

This is a book of practical ideas. Five natural food groups. The nitrogen fixing tree association. How can I garden in the hot humid tropics?

Training and learning resources. Want to Read saving…. Arid region farming primer.

Overview of above-ground gardening. If you are interested in improving the lives of small farmers, we welcome your active participation in our network. The velvet bean as green manure. Michael added it Sep 17, Over issues of EDN have now been published.

ECHO networks ideas, information and seeds to help development workers and missionaries in their service with people who are hungry. Letter from fremont regier, mennonite central committee, Botswana and earlier in Zaire.

Dryland techniques and water resources. Principal factors determining crop potential. Trees in agricultural systems. Why the small farm?


Getting started with agroforestry systems. To ask other readers questions about Amaranth to Zai Holesplease sign up. No trivia or quizzes yet. 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.

Soil health and plant nutrition.

Amaranth to Zai Holes: Ideas for Growing Food Under Difficult Conditions

Paperbackpages. Don Perezoso rated it it was amazing Feb 06, Amaranth to Zai Holes: Agricultural techniques for arid lands. Nature of small-scale tropical agriculture. ECHO exists to reduce hunger and improve lives through agricultural training and resources.

Farming systems and gardening techniques.