Frontiers in Conservation Agriculture in South Asia and Beyond

by ayanendu1

Conference Announcement:
Frontiers in Conservation Agriculture in South Asia and Beyond
March 26-27, 2013
Hotel Himalaya, Kathmandu, Nepal
Sponsored by The University of Hawaii at Manoa (UHM), Local
Initiatives for Biodiversity, Research and Development (LI-BIRD), and the
Institute of Agriculture and Animal Science (IAAS).
Topics for submission include, but are not limited to:
1. Conservation agriculture production systems: what works and what doesn’t
2. Economic impact of conservation agriculture practices and usage
3. Challenges and constraints of adopting conservation agriculture
4. Conservation agriculture and its impact on soil erosion:
techniques and measurements
5. Food security and income generating potential for conservation
agricultural practices
6. Conservation agriculture and its implications for value chain activities

7. Gender implications of conservation agriculture adoption

Deadline for paper submission – 31 January, 2013
Send your paper to conferencecaps
Please see the for call for papers for more information about the
proposal requirements, program, registration, etc. Feel free to
contact chanhalb if you have any further questions or
need more information.