Burning Practice

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Presentation
Sustainable and Low-Carbon Development in Indonesia and Asia: Is Indonesia in good position toward Low Carbon Societies?
Agriculture plays an important role in the national economy and food security of Indonesia. Increasing food production while not impacting climate change is a challenge to be met. In order to meet growing food needs, Indonesia plans to expand cultivable area by focusing on unused peat lands and peat lands delineated for commercial purposes. Peat...
Book Chapter
In Sustainability in food and water: an Asian perspective
Author:
Eiji
Yamaji
Jureerat
Boonwan
Burning is the most simple and cheap method for small-scale farmers to manage plant residue. This practice does prvide immediate benefits to farmers, but the wider immediate and long-term negative impacts are much larger. The objective of this study is to elaborate an alternative model for environmental and economically sound plant residue...
Discussion Paper
The Second International Symposium on Food and Water Sustainability in Asia 2008
Author:
Eiji
Yamaji
Jureerat
Boonwan
Burning is the most simple and cheap method for small-scale farmers to manage plant residue. This practice does provide immediate benefits to farmers, but the wider immediate and long-term negative impacts are much larger. The objective of this study is to elaborate an alternative model for environmental and economically sound plant residue...