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This paper examined resource-use efficiency as well as cost and returns to agroforestry farmers who cultivated maize as arable crop under their agroforestry practices in Ibarapa area of Oyo State, Nigeria. One hundred (100) copies of questionnaire were administered on one hundred randomly selected...

Author(s)
Awe, F.; Fatoki, O. A.; Ogunsola, A. J.; Victoria, O.
Publisher
Agricultural Academy of Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Pochvoznanie, agrokhimiya i ekologiya / Bulgarian Journal of Soil Science, Agrochemistry and Ecology, 2020, 54, 3, pp 80-88
Abstract

After years of multilateral deliberations on how to stop global deforestation, such as REDD+ under the UNFCCC, deforestation-free supply chain (DFSC) initiatives emerged from the private sector. Linking both concepts conceptually and in policy practice could provide for synergies and enable more...

Author(s)
Hargita, Y.; Giessen, L.; Günter, S.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2020, 12, 3,
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Dipterocarpus alatus plays a dominant role in the ecology and economics of riparian forests in Thailand. Using MaxEnt modeling, we identified potentially suitable regions for D. alatus along the Chao Phraya River in central Thailand. The modeling procedure used 465 occurrence records and 19...

Author(s)
Kamyo, T.; Asanok, L.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Forest Science and Technology, 2020, 16, 1, pp 1-7
Abstract

The balance between the supply of multiple ecosystem services (ES) and the fulfillment of society demands is a challenge, especially in the tropics where different land use transition phases emerge. These phases are characterized by either a decline (from intact old-growth to logged forests) or a...

Author(s)
Eguiguren, P.; Luna, T. O.; Torres, B.; Lippe, M.; Günter, S.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2020, 12, 18,
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Masoodi, T. H.; Sofi, P.; Bhat, G. M.; Mughloo, J. A.; Rashid, M.
Publisher
Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement (CIRAD), Montpellier, France
Citation
4th World Congress of Agroforestry, Montpellier, France, 20-22 May 2019. Book of Abstracts, 2019, pp 441
Abstract

The study was performed on two former sulphur mines located in Southeast Poland: Jeziórko, where 216.5 ha of afforested area was reclaimed after borehole exploitation and Machów, where 871.7 ha of dump area was reclaimed after open cast strip mining. The areas were characterized by its terrain...

Author(s)
Szostak, M.; Knapik, K.; Wężyk, P.; Likus-Cieślik, J.; Pietrzykowski, M.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2019, 11, 5, pp 1251
Abstract

Gnetum africanum Welw. is a plant specie of Central and West Africa, a Non Timber Forest Product (NTFP) with high nutritional, medicinal and economic value. In Cameroon, its leaves are recognized by the forestry administration as a special product. Strong demand combined with destructive harvesting ...

Author(s)
Betti, J. L.; Fils, P. E. B.; Toffon, P.; Wété, E.; Ngueguim, J. R.; Njimbam, O. F.; Womeni, S. T.
Publisher
Canadian Center of Science and Education, Toronto, Canada
Citation
Journal of Plant Studies, 2019, 8, 2, pp 19-30
Abstract

Mediterranean forests contain a relevant biological diversity and are relevant for local economy. However, they are subject to various risks, particularly the risk of forest fires. This turns the critical decisions of forest managers, affecting both the long-term future of the forest and daily...

Author(s)
Freitas, M. B. C.; Xavier, A.; Fragoso, R.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Land Use Policy, 2019, 80, pp 298-308
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On the basis of documents collection and field investigation, we deeply investigated the main compound management modes of Populus spp. in the Huaibei plain and the riparian plain of Anhui province, summarized 11 kinds of typical management modes (including pure Populus spp. forest) among them, and ...

Author(s)
Miao TingTing; Wu ZhongNeng; Yu YiSu; Liu JunLong; Sun Hui; Yang ChuanBao
Publisher
Jiangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Jiangxi, China
Citation
Acta Agriculturae Jiangxi, 2018, 30, 7, pp 129-133
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Policymakers and international organizations are making the conscious effort to address climate change through afforestation and sustainable ecosystem management. Economic activities including agriculture, mining, and infra-structure improvement to meet basic human needs continuously degrade the...

Author(s)
Fagariba, C. J.; Song ShaoXian; Soule, S. K. G.
Publisher
Scientific Research Publishing, Irvine, USA
Citation
Open Journal of Ecology, 2018, 8, 1, pp 57-74

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