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Transformation of coffee-growing landscapes across Latin America. A review
(CATIE, Turrialba (Costa Rica), 2021-09)
In Latin America, the cultivation of Arabica coffee (Coffea arabica) plays a critical role in rural livelihoods, biodiversity conservation, and sustainable development. Over the last 20 years, coffee farms and landscapes ...
Contribution of cacao (Theobroma cacao L.) agroforestry systems to the household economy of small-scale producers in the Central American Isthmus: the case of Bocas del Toro, Panama
Cacao (Theobroma cacao L.) is the main cash crop of Ngöbe-Buglé indigenous communities in Bocas del Toro, Panama. Their traditional polycultures include many other food crops for family consumption, but there is no actual ...
UNU proposal: traditional agroforestry practices in the wet tropics; the La Suiza, Costa Rica case study
(CATIE, Turrialba (Costa Rica), 1979)
Role of ICRAF in agroforestry development
(ICRAF, Nairobi (Kenia). CATIE, Turrialba (Costa Rica), 1982)
The International Council for Research in Agroforestry (ICRAF) is the international organization established by a group of donor countries to promote and assist national governments in developing necessary research in ...
Costa Rican farmers' experience with the introduction of timber trees in their coffee plantations
Los agricultores de Pérez Zeledón, Costa Rica tienen una clara preferencia por Eucalyptus deglupta, Terminalia amazonia y T. ivorensis como maderables para sombra en sus plantaciones de café. Gmelina arborea fue identificado ...
Applicability of agroforestry systems
(CATIE, Turrialba (Costa Rica), 1981)
It is argued that agroforestry is presently suffering from oversale and wishful thinking, rather than based on objective analysis of potentialities and limitations. To build up scientific credibility and provide a useful ...
Economic data taking and practical analysis in agroforestry systems
(Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza (CATIE), Turrialba (Costa Rica). Dept. de Recursos Naturales Renovables, 1984)