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Warning signals from the apple valleys of the Hindu Kush-Himalayas

Uma Partap

Warning signals from the apple valleys of the Hindu Kush-Himalayas

productivity concerns and pollination problems

by Uma Partap

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Published by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development in Kathmandu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Apples -- Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region.,
    • Pollination -- Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region.,
    • Orchards -- Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region.

    • About the Edition

      With reference to the Himalayan mountain ranges; a study.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 91-95).

      StatementUma Partap, Tej Partap.
      ContributionsPartap, Tej., International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB363.2.H57 P37 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination104 p. :
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3588212M
      ISBN 109291156051
      LC Control Number2002288907
      OCLC/WorldCa52038740

        There are superb colour photographs with accounts of all aspects of the Kalasha, including their history, villages, social structure and environment. Mytte Fentz lived in the valleys for a number of years during the ’s, and has the academic credentials to lift her account to a level that will ensure her book’s long-term importance. Start studying South Asia Part 1 Review Questions. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

      Environmental change, circular gendered perspective from the Hindu Kush Himalayan Region Soumyadeep Banerjee Dr. Suman Bisht Hamburg, July and knowledge centre Vision: Men, women, and children of the Hindu Kush Himalayas enjoy improved wellbeing in a healthy mountain environment Mi ssion: To enable sustainable and resilient. -includes the Himalayas and the Hindu Kush-importances: 1) mountain valleys' great river sources 2) farmers grow crops such as wheat and rice, herders raise goats here (Kashmir Valley)-Old princes used to live here due to cooler weather and bathroom advantages.

        Humans of the Himalayas: The Kalash This is the first in a series of Posts on the different People and the Cultures that exist in the vast Himalayan Karakoram Hindu Kush (HKH) System. We will be looking more closely at the relatively smaller Groups of people who have existed in the Mountains and Valleys of this system. Hindu Kush (hĭn`do͞o ko͝osh), a high mountain system, extending c mi ( km) W from the Pamir Knot, N Pakistan, into NE Afghanistan; rising to 25, ft (7, m) in Tirich Mir, on the border of Afghanistan and ted and receiving heavy snowfall, the mountains have permanently snow-covered peaks and little vegetation.


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Warning signals from the apple valleys of the Hindu Kush-Himalayas by Uma Partap Download PDF EPUB FB2

Warning signals from the apple valleys of the Hindu Kush-Himalayas: productivity concerns and pollination problems.

This publication discusses the different pollination problems and farmer's management approaches for apple production based on regional case studies conducted in India, China, Bhutan, Nepal, and by: The productivity of many fruit and vegetable cash crops in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region appears to be worsening despite increases in inputs.

The root cause seems to be lack of pollination, a factor rarely considered by farmers or extension workers. Warning Signals from the Apple Valleys of the Hindu Kush-Himalayas. Author(s) Partap, U.; Partap, T. Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal: International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) Publication year: Notes: Library holding:NP show all notes.

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Cited by: Warning signals from the apple valleys of the Hindu Kush-Himalayas: productivity concerns and pollination problems. ICIMOD, Kathmandu. LEISA MAGAZINE. DECEMBER The importance of polliniser trees In Himachal Pradesh in India, farmers used to plant many varieties of apples.

However, due to the better market value farmers have been. In the early s, farmers of marginal lands in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region–an area spanning parts of Nepal, China, Pakistan, and India–realized that apples could be a major cash crop.

Their land was mountainous and hard to farm, so tree fruits were ideally suited to the region. The Hindu Kush Himalayas and Climate Change David Molden Neera Shrestha Pradhan.

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Improve knowledge base – Develop regional platform for sharing of. In this context, five countries of Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region – Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan – have been engaged in REDD+ processes since the instrument’s inception.

In most fruit orchards in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region, less than 10% of the trees were pollinizer varieties in the late s. Warning Signals from the Apple Valleys of the Hindu Kush. In this book one reads how a man of Divine vision beholds truth it in the lifeless stones,or in the dumb trees,or among the singing birds,in the roar of animals,in the silent womb of the jungle,in the bright expanse of the summer sky,or the whispering darkness-everywhere,all the times,here is a master mind who detects and perceives the play of the unseen in and through the seen/5(16).

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