Browsing downloads in "Low-cost lime for small-scale farming"

The FarmLime project aimed to improve the access of small-scale farmers in less-developed countries to agricultural lime.

Low-cost lime for small-scale farming: FarmLime manual
This manual is a concise guide to the small-scale production of agricultural lime.
[Adobe Acrobat PDF 1.68 MB]
download now more information
Low-cost lime for small-scale farming: FarmLime summary report
This report summarises work funded by the Department for International Development Knowledge and Research programme as part of the British Government's programme of aid to developing countries. the 'FarmLime: Low-cost lime for small-scale farming' project set out to investigate a way of improving the agricultural performance of small-scale farms through the use of low-cost agricultural lime produced within the farming district using locally occurring dolomite.
[Adobe Acrobat PDF 857 KB]
download now more information
Low-cost lime for small-scale farming: FarmLime technical report
The report contains the detailed research carried out in Zambia, it includes a socio-economic survey, carbonate resource assessment, small-scale production trials, crop trials and a cost-benefit analysis.
[Adobe Acrobat PDF 1.44 MB]
download now more information