Shifting Cultivation and Environmental Change: Indigenous People, Agriculture and Forest Conservation

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Shifting cultivation is one of the oldest forms of subsistence agriculture and is still practised by millions of poor people in the tropics. Typically it involves clearing land (often forest) for the growing of crops for a few years, and then moving on to new sites, leaving the earlier ground fallow to regain its soil fertility. This book brings together the best of science and farmer experimentation, vividly illustrating the enormous diversity of shifting cultivation systems as well as the power of human ingenuity. Some ...

Shifting Cultivation and Environmental Change: Indigenous People, Agriculture and Forest Conservation 2015, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9780415746038

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Shifting Cultivation and Environmental Change: Indigenous People, Agriculture and Forest Conservation 2014, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9780415746052

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