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Land and water development for agriculture in the Asia-Pacific region

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Published by Science Publishers in Lebanon, N.H .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Land use, Rural -- Asia.,
  • Land use, Rural -- Pakistan -- Pacific Area.,
  • Water resources development -- Asia.,
  • Water resources development -- Pacific Area.,
  • Irrigation -- Asia -- Management.,
  • Irrigation -- Pacific Area -- Management.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementV.V.N. Murty, K. Takeuchi.
    ContributionsTakeuchi, K.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1698.A1 M87 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152 p. :
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17686192M
    ISBN 101886106606
    OCLC/WorldCa35917961

    By accessing this site and any pages thereof, you agree to be bound by our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. It was further developed during the latter part of the s depression to take unemployed workers to dig and build the extensive irrigation channels in the district. We can waste less food, use water more efficiently both in agriculture and in the homeand increase our energy efficiency. We can learn a great deal from indigenous and local peoples, respecting and integrating different knowledge systems and customs together, while increasing their capacity to better care for their environment and enhance their share of benefits.

    The April-May period is critical for planting rice to replenish stocks. Offers to sell, or the solicitations of offers to buy, any security can only be made through official offering documents that contain important information about risks, fees and expenses. This may require more private-public partnerships, in which companies who benefit from biodiversity protection work with public sector partners who provide environmental checks. One result was a non-government conference held in Corowa inwhich called for government action to manage the waters of the Murray River. ISBN X.

    Comments Post first comment This piece was originally published in the Diplomat for International Day of Biodiversity. Physical access has been seriously affected in many countries. It also points out that land grabs is attributed to flaws in economic and development regulations of respective countries. In this important volume a team of writers with expertise in various aspects of land tenure, trace its evolution, explain the present situations and explore future options. Agreements between developers and farmers development provides farm infrastructure, farmers provide farm products to residents and the local community.


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Land and water development for agriculture in the Asia-Pacific region by V. V. N. Murty Download PDF Ebook

It is essential reading for any person who teaches in this field and is a highly useful text for any marine biologist, amateur or professional. Climate variability and change directly impact rice production, through changes in rainfall, temperature and CO2 concentrations.

A farmbelt easement protects farmland and preserves rural views. This small volume aims to increase grass-roots awareness, to help Pacific populations cope with changes and make the necessary sacrifices to counter the negative impacts of climate change.

In its initial form, it was as an amendment to the River Murray Waters Agreement.

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New opportunities arise to produce more than one crop per year in cooler areas. The April-May period is critical for planting rice to replenish stocks.

More than 90 per cent of the land in the 22 countries and territories served by the South Pacific Commission is held under customary tenures - more than any other region of the world. The traditions on which today's customary tenures are based were evolved to suit very different economic, social and political contexts.

How can countries in the region learn from their successes and failures and adjust their policies, regulations and institutions for a more sustainable future? Most importantly, we can educate our children on the importance of making choices that help conserve biodiversity.

Reosurces are extremely limited, variable and fluctuate drastically with drought, Land and water development for agriculture in the Asia-Pacific region book and tropical storms. The final plan includes more than 1, acres of protected agricultural and open space and a small village of about clustered homes that are shielded from the main views from Green Valley Road.

The group set out to determine the best usage for an existing farm that was being sold by the owner, a career farmer named Paul McCoy. One result was a non-government conference held in Corowa inwhich called for government action to manage the waters of the Murray River.

More people in the Asia-Pacific region depend on fishing and marine ecosystems for their food and livelihood security than any other region, but if current aquaculture, overfishing, and destructive harvesting practices continue, fishery and marine ecosystem based livelihoods are at great risk.

The highlight of the publication intends to discuss land rights security for communities, essentially those who are ethnically indigenous or culturally traditional as well as those from agribusiness and extractive resource industry.

On a more general level, DSA is a response to concerns about the urbanization of agricultural land and an attempt to preserve existing farms. The Conservancy has three primary areas of responsibility: Assisting and encouraging the farms in Green Valley; Overseeing the management, stewardship, enhancement, restoration and access easements for conservation lands; and Managing and developing a design review process for the community One of the first tangible initiatives by the Conservancy to promote and support local farmers and artisans has been the creation of Totally Local - a new Certified Farmers' Market CFM - that was started in July Issues covered include indigenous versus settler rights; rights to marine and aquatic resources; the effects of social change on attitudes to customary tenure; women's rights to land; the influence of absentee land owners on land tenure; customary land and the problem of collateral for agricultural credit; chiefly versus non-chiefly rights; and land for productiv ity and economic growth.

In India and elsewhere, agricultural produce are either being dumped, fed to livestock or left to rot. Climate change has led to extreme weather and sea level rise; increased waste and pollution from growing and poorly planned urbanization is tainting our water and air; habitat destruction from agricultural intensification and monocultures is destroying important flora and fauna; and the introduction and spread of invasive alien species is accelerating this degradation.

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Published by the Institute of Pacific Studies. During the middle of the 20th century, the primary use of the farm was for growing tobacco. The Specific Plan celebrates and perpetuates the tradition of the working landscapes that characterize this part of Solano County for over years.

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Under normal circumstances, food security is already threatened by a multitude of factors. Paul S. The collective research is extensive and the bibliographies are comprehensive. Hard cover, pp. Establishment of wildlife corridors and animal habitats, promotion of native plant species, and protection of water quality.Browse series on rural and agricultural development.

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This is the final report of the Thirty-fourth Session of the Asia-Pacific Fishery Commission (APFIC) convened from 12 to 14 Februaryhosted by the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development, Sri Lanka. The Session was attended by 15 APFIC member countries and comprised 29 participants and 9 observers.

Diversification in the Asia-Pacific Region at the FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand, from 4 to 6 July To review the status of crop diversification in the Asia-Pacific region and discuss the but has access to only one-third of the world's agricultural land.

Water availability is fast declining, while File Size: 1MB.The objective of this project is two-fold, the first being to identify pdf technology needs in the area of clean energy, air, water, and agriculture in the Asia-Pacific Region and the second to match needs with corresponding available green technologies.The Department of Agriculture contribution to and participation in NACA activities enables the department’s capacity building projects in the region to meet regional and Australian priorities for sustainable aquaculture development, leading to enhanced food security and facilitation of safe trade in aquatic animal commodities.This book deals with past legacies and emerging challenges associated with agriculture production, water and environmental management, and local and national development.