Improving Sustainable Vegetable Production and Income through Net Shading: A Case Study of Botswana
作者: Som Pal Baliyan
作者单位: 1LivingstoneKolobengCollege
刊名: Journal of Agriculture and Sustainability, 2014, Vol.5 (1)
来源数据库: Infinity Press
原始语种摘要: Poor and seasonal production of vegetables has been a problem in Botswana which leads to dependency on imported vegetables. Among others, damage caused by sunburn and birds are important causes for poor production of vegetables. There was a need to explore strategies to minimize the damage caused by sunburn and birds and therefore, to increase the vegetable production. The shade net was found to be a suitable strategy to improve vegetable production by reducing the damage caused by sunburn and birds. The shade net project was planned and implemented in year 2012 at Livingstone Kolobeng College in Gaborone, Botswana (Southern Africa) aiming at improving the vegetable production and therefore, income. The specific objectives of the project were to increase the production and supply of...
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  • income 收入
  • production 生产
  • vegetable 蔬菜
  • school 学校
  • budgeting 预定
  • through 经过
  • problem 题目
  • strategy 战略
  • analysis 分析
  • planned 计划的