Sample records for MANIOC (manioc)

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Manioc peel and charcoal: a potential organic amendment for sustainable soil fertility in the tropics

Topoliantz, Stéphanie; Ponge, Jean-François; Ballof, Sylvain

In tropical areas, where crop production is limited by low soil quality, the development of techniques improving soil fertility without damage to the environment is a priority. In French Guiana, we used subsistence fanner plots on poor acidic soils to test the effect of different organic amendments,...

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Effect of organic manure and the endogeic earthworm Pontoscolex corethrurus (Oligochaeta: Glossoscolecidae) on soil fertility and bean production

Topoliantz, Stéphanie; Ponge, Jean-François; Arrouays, Dominique; Ballof, Sylvain; Lavelle, Patrick

A biofertilisation assay was conducted in Maripasoula (French Guiana), testing the effects of three different organic amendments (manioc peels, sawdust and wood charcoal) and the inoculation of the endogeic earthworm Pontoscolex corethrurus on pod production of Vigna unguiculata sesquipedalis and on...

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Nature and Culture in Prehistoric Amazonia Using G.I.S. to reconstruct ancient ethnogenetic processes from archaeology, linguistics, geography, and ethnohistory

Eriksen, Love

This thesis investigates the socio-cultural and linguistic development of pre-Columbian Amazonia, with a particular focus on the period between 500 BC and AD 1500. In assembling and analyzing data from archaeology, linguistics, ethnohistory, ethnography, and geography in a Geographical Information S...

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