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HOME GARDENS/AGROBIODIVERSITY

by Eyzaguirre Pb

  • 347 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Smithsonian .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Crop husbandry,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • Tropics,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Science,
  • Social Science,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Sociology,
  • Cuba,
  • Ethiopia,
  • Ghana,
  • Venezuela,
  • Vietnam,
  • Plants - General,
  • Reference,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Agrobiodiversity,
  • Agrobiodiversity conservation,
  • Kitchen gardens

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8828844M
    ISBN 101588341127
    ISBN 109781588341129

    All Departments Auto & Tire Baby Beauty Books Cell Phones Clothing Electronics Food Gifts & Registry Health Home Home Improvement Household Essentials Jewelry Movies Music Office Party & Occasions Patio & Garden Pets Pharmacy Photo Center Sports & Outdoors Toys Video Games. Home Gardens Academy. Tolton Ave, Corona, CA Phone | Fax Corona-Norco Unified School District Nondiscrimination Statement. The Corona Norco Unified School District is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education and in employment and does not discriminate on the basis of actual or.

    Recent news. Back Agrobiodiversity, School Gardens and Healthy Diets Promoting Biodiversity, Food and Sustainable Nutrition. This book critically assesses the role of agrobiodiversity in school gardens and its contribution to diversifying diets, promoting healthy eating habits and improving nutrition among schoolchildren as well as other benefits relating to climate change adaptation. This book reveals the multiple benefits of school gardens for improving nutrition and education for children and their families. It examines issues such as school feeding, community food production, school gardening, nutritional education and the promotion of agrobiodiversity, and draws on international case studies, from both developed and.

    contribution to agrobiodiversity conservation. We focus on the exchange of seeds and seedlings among 55 home garden keepers who grow a total of 62 home gardens in Vall Fosca (Catalan Pyrenees). Fieldwork included visits to gardens and surveys to register the frequency and management of . We try to respond the following question: How do economic strategies of rural families influence the agrobiodiversity of home gardens? To answer this question, we applied a socioeconomic questionnaire and open questions to 66 farmer families, with known biodiversity in their home gardens. The sample of families was evenly distributed over the.


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Smithsonian books has published Home Gardens and Agrobiodiversity, edited by Pablo Eyzaguirre and Olga Linares. What is a home garden. The editors write that "home gardens are microenvironments within a larger farming system that contain high levels of species diversity and may contain crop species or varieties of species different from those found in surrounding agroecosystems.".

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Get this from a library. Home gardens and agrobiodiversity. [Pablo B Eyzaguirre; Olga F Linares;] -- "This book is concerned with the diverse ways that home gardens are created and managed by peoples throughout the tropical world and how they contribute to the conservation and sustainable use of.

About this book. Focusing on peoples throughout the tropical world, and including case studies from Cuba, Ethiopia, Ghana, Venezuela. and Vietnam, this book explains the ways rural and urban households manage home-garden diversity in ways that enable them to cope with change and adapt their crops to new situations.

This book critically assesses the role of agrobiodiversity in school gardens and its contribution to diversifying diets, promoting healthy eating habits and improving nutrition among schoolchildren as well as other benefits relating to climate change adaptation, ecoliteracy and greening school spaces.

Many schoolchildren suffer from various forms of malnutrition and it is important to. The latest addition to the Routledge Earthscan series Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity, the book “Agrobiodiversity, school gardens and healthy diets” puts school gardens front and center.

The book critically examines the role of agrobiodiversity in school gardens, along with its contribution to diversifying diets, promoting healthy eating habits and improving nutrition among. Over the last two decades, the importance of conserving genetic resources has received increasing attention.

In this context the role of home gardens as repositories of biological diversity has been acknowledged but still a comprehensive, interdisciplinary investigation of their agro-biodiversity is lacking.

Home gardens, whether found in rural or urban areas, are characterized by a structural. Impact. Mean home garden (household) species richness increased in 10 out of 11 sites between and Addressing undernutrition through the production of diverse foods within the agricultural sector, such as home gardening for family well-being, has been an eye-opener for policy makers.

The UK’s first home interest magazine, Homes & Gardens has been shaping British style for years. Enjoy inspirational interiors, decorating and gardens. Focusing on peoples throughout the tropical world, and including case studies from Cuba, Ethiopia, Ghana, Venezuela, and Vietnam, Home Gardens and Agrobiodiversity explains how both rural and urban households manage home garden diversity in ways that Pages: Agrobiodiversity of Home Gardens in Selected Marginal Upland Villages of Inopacan, Leyte, Philippines Article (PDF Available) November with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

We studied whether agrobiodiversity in home gardens reflects the cultural landscapes that embed them. We compared floristic composition, biomass and cover of trees in home gardens between the cultural landscapes on mountain slopes (MSL), small hills (SHL), and floodplains (FPL) in a segment of the Grijalva–Usumacinta watershed in the tropical lowlands of Tabasco, Mexico.

Home gardens, whether found in rural or urban areas, are characterized by a structural complexity and multifunctionality which enables the provision of different benefits to ecosystems and people. This book critically assesses the role of agrobiodiversity in school gardens and its contribution to diversifying diets, promoting healthy eating habits and improving nutrition among schoolchildren as well as other benefits relating to climate change adaptation, ecoliteracy and Author: Danny Hunter, Emilita Monville-Oro, Bessie Burgos, Carmen Nyhri Rogel, Blesilda Calub, Julian Gonsal.

This paper reviews the coordinated steps that were conducted across Vietnam, Ghana, Guatemala, Cuba and Venezuela, to assess how the various national studies have addressed the objectives, i.e.

documentation of genetic diversity in home gardens and the ecological, socio-cultural, and economic factors that govern its distribution and maintenance; methods to include home garden systems in.

Daily ideas and inspiration from the trusted Better Homes & Gardens editors. Get decorating ideas and DIY projects for your home, easy recipes, entertaining ideas, and comprehensive information about plants from our Plant Encyclopedia.

Tropical home gardens (HGs) are socio-ecological systems that maintain a high diversity of cultivated, enhanced and tolerated species, usually denominated agrobiodiversity, and contribute to in situ conservation of plant genetic resources and ongoing processes of domestication [1,2,3,4,5,6,7].HGs are part of cultural landscapes, i.e.

areas that give meaning and identity to their Author: Teresita Avilez-López, Hans van der Wal, Elda Miriam Aldasoro-Maya, Ulises Rodríguez-Robles. Agrobiodiversity is the result of the interaction between the environment, genetic resources and management Over time, people have indirectly shaped many plants.

Some have been domesticated in home gardens and in the fields together with farmers’ cultivated food and cash crops. The term ‘wild-food’, therefore, is used. Key words:grobiodiversity, expedition, home garden, maintenance, preservationA Introduction Protection of old varieties, populations and forms cre - ated by selection by local people at national and re-gional level is important (Angelova, Stoilova, ).

Home gardens are part of the landscape of an area in which they are located. In Marcha one-of-a-kind international publication came out, to which Slow Food contributed with experiences from Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda related to the The Gardens in Africa is the book Agrobiodiversity, School Gardens and Healthy Diets: Promoting Biodiversity, Food and Sustainable Nutrition, already available online in printed and e-book format, and which at .Discover Rockome Gardens - An Amish Themepark in Arcola, Illinois: You were once able to challenge a chicken to tic-tac-toe at this park, which is now converted into the Aikman Wildlife Adventure.Homegarden plays a vital role for the livelihood of the people living in town.

Homegarden agrobiodiversity was studied to highlight homegarden frequency, types, plant species, growth form and associated indigenous knowledge.

The research was conducted during January to April A total of randomly selected households were included in the survey.