OUT NOW - Agroforestry for sustainable agriculture
- Comprehensive review of the effectiveness of particular agroforestry practices, from riparian forest buffers and filter strips, windbreaks and contour buffers to alley cropping, silvopasture and forest farming
- Summarises current research on ecosystem services delivered by agroforestry, from promoting biodiversity and soil health to water quality and management
- Assesses research on best practice in tree planting and management as well as optimising agroforestry products, from timber and nuts to bioenergy
"Based on the breadth of topics covered and the experience and expertise of the distinguished editors and contributing authors, this book promises to be a substantial addition to the growing body of knowledge on agroforestry and a valuable reference material for all interested in the subject."
P. K. Ramachandran Nair, Distinguished Professor, University of Florida, USA; co-founder of ICRAF