No 136 - August 2008

Traditional knowledge

Long ignored or spurned, the traditional knowledge of rural communities and indigenous peoples is now universally recognised. What is the best way of protecting Read More


Wild about fruits

With a dash of inventiveness, indigenous fruits can work wonders.

Greater use of indigenous fruits could do much to combat malnutrition, boost food security Read More

• Ethnopharmacology

• Report in Zimbabwe


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Agricultural training

An imperative need

More pressing than ever in a changing world

As with any profession, farmers need access to basic training, all the more so as the current food crisis forces them to make rapid structural changes. Read More