Climate & Agriculture — DR Congo — Our Africa
The wet, hot equatorial climate of the DR Congo allows for the growing of many fruits by farmers, as well as coffee, sugar cane, tobacco and cocoa.
HS1056/HS306: Coffee Growing in the Florida Home Landscape
Table 1. Cultural calendar for coffee production of bearing plants in the home landscape.
Agriculture and development in Africa - Encyclopedia of Earth
Introduction Agriculture is a crucial economic activity, providing employment and livelihoods for many and serving as the basis for many
Congo Farm Project – From Starvation To Sustainability ...
CONGO FARM PROJECT – FROM STARVATION TO SUSTAINABILITY. Alexander Petroff 01/10/10. Note: This article appeared in the Winter 2010 Small Farmer’s Journal and is ...
Save and Grow: Cassava - 5. Crop nutrition - Agriculture
5. Crop nutrition. Combining ecosystem processes with judicious use of mineral fertilizer forms the basis of a sustainable crop nutrition system that produces more ...
Vertical Farms: Finding Creative Ways to Grow Food in ...
Food to feed families and to sell are grown in "vertical farms" in Kibera, Kenya
No GM crops in Europe | SumOfUs
The coming of Monsanto's Roundup-resistant maize will mean the widespread use of the poisonous pesticide on our continent.
The Congo Rainforest - Rainforests - Mongabay
The Congo rainforest is known for its high levels of biodiversity, including more than 600 tree species and 10,000 animal species. Some of its most famous residents ...
Sub-Saharan Africa: The state of smallholders in agriculture
Sub-Saharan Africa: The state of smallholders in agriculture SUMMARY This paper provides an overview of agricultural and economic characteristics of sub-Saharan
Salt-grown potatoes could revolutionize crop production ...
Potatoes grown in salty soil could mean that crops in the future could be grown where others have failed.