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small lime kiln build locally for batch and continuous firing

In 1996 Practical Action commissioned Paragon Ceramics to build an experimental lime kiln at Dedza in Malawi in partnership with local lime

Chris Stevens;Kelvin Mason, Published on 2016/01/18

Abafador Para Cozinhar

Abafadores para cozinhar são na realidade coberturas isolantes que permitem que a comida nas panelas continue a cozer depois de estas serem tiradas do

Vincent Okello, Published on 2016/01/18

Banquetas em Curvas de Nível

Este documento descreve a utilização de contornos de nível morto e o processo de construção da instalação de armazenamento e recolha de água da chuva no terreno, em

Douglas Gumbo, Published on 2016/01/25

beef cattle production and management training manual

This training manual was produced to share experiences gained over a number of years by practitioners in beef cattle production and

Practical Action;Department of Veterinary Services;The Department of Livestock Production and Development, Published on 2016/01/18

Bou Jou Eie Kentelkraan

A simple device for washing your hands after going to the

S. Somnath;J. Buono, Published on 2016/01/20

chibhubhubhu newcastle disease for poultry guideline

A technical guideline on newcastle disease for

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 2016/01/18

chimbwamupengo livestock management guide on rabies

A Livestock management guide on

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 2016/01/18

chimney stoves and smoke hoods reduce smoke air pollution

Nearly half the world cooks on three-stone fires or basic stoves causing indoor air pollution. This brief looks at ways to reduce the pollution by using chimney stoves and smoke hoods to let

Elizabeth Bates, Published on 2016/01/18

chirwere chechipfungwa livestock manage on red water disease

A livestock management guide on the redwater

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 2016/01/18

chirwere chesusu treatment of gall sickness in livestock

A step by step guide for the treatment of gall sickness in

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 2016/01/18

Climate Change and Water shade management Action Research: Biological Diversity Assessment Report.

An Action Research on Climate Change and Watershed

Chapano, Christopher, Published by Practical Action Southern Africa on 2017/02/20

Cocinas Sin Fuego

Las cocinas sin fuego son un sencillo recubrimiento aislante, las cuales permiten que las ollas sigan cocinando los alimentos, incluso cuando se retiran de la fuente de

Vincent Okello, Published on 2016/01/18

Construir Sua Própria Tippy Tap

A simple device for washing your hands after going to the

S. Somnath;J. Buono, Published by Indicorps on 2016/01/18

farmers guide to widely cultivated cowpea production audio

Cowpea Production

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action Southern Africa on 2016/04/7

Constructing rainwater harvesting facilities

This brief describes the use of contours and shows how to construct the Manama in-field rainwater harvesting storage

Douglas Gumbo, Published on 2016/01/25

Drink yembambayira

Practical Action, Published on 2016/01/18

how to make fireless cookers cook food without continuous heat

Fireless cookers are a simple insulating covering that allow pots to continue to cook food even when they are taken off a source of

Vincent Okello, Published on 2016/01/18

Fossas De Infiltrção Para Captação Das Chuvas

Esta nota técnica descreve um contexto da agricultura na zona árida do Distrito de Chivi, no Zimbabué, e como uma técnica de captação de águas da chuva foi desenvolvida em conjunto e partilha com

Rachel Berger;Kate Gold, Published on 2016/01/25

honey processing, quality assurance and extracting equipment

Containing minerals, vitamins, proteins, amino acids and pollen, honey is a nutritious and tasty food with a high demand around the

Peter Fellows, Published on 2016/01/18

imikhuhlane yembuzi common diseases that affect goats

A technical guideline on common diseases that affect

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 2016/01/18

methods of countering soil degradation in semi-arid regions

This fact sheet describes various methods of countering soil degradation in semi-arid

Douglas Gumbo, Published on 2016/01/25

izibaya zembuzi appropriate goat housing construction

Appropriate goat housing

Practical Action, Published on 2016/01/20

Kushanda Nenyuchi zvisina njodzi

Nyuchi dzinopfonda uye izvi zvinenjodzi. Nekudaro, munokuridzirwa kushanda nenyuchi

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kusvina Uchi Hwemhando Yepamusoro

Kusvina uchi hwemhando

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kutanga Kuchengeta Nyuchi Chinyorwa

Mashandisirwo echinyorwa

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1

Nanga tingagwiritse bwanji ntchito

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1: Moyo Wa Njuchi

Mojo wa

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1: Tingafinye Bwanji Uchi Wabwino

Tingafinye bwanji uchi

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1: Tingakolole Bwanji Sera/Inta

Sera ndi chinthu chofunika kwambiri chomwe chingagwiritsidwe ntchito popanga zinthu zosiyanasiyana. Sera

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1: Tingakolole Bwanji Uchi Wabwino

Uchi wabwino umasungika ndipo umapeza mtengo

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1: Tingakonze Bwanji Malo Abwino Owetera Njuchi

Chiyambi cha uchi wabwino ndi kukhala ndi malo abwino owetera

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1: Tingapange Bwanji Chophimba Chophweka

Nkonsavuta kupanga chophimba cha kumaso ndi kumutu poziteteza kulumidwa ndi

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1: Tingapange Bwanji Mng'oma Watimatabwa Tosuntha Zisa

Ndondomeko iyi ikuonetsa ka pangidwe ka

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1: Tingasamalire Bwanji Njuchi

Mwachitsanzo izi ndi ndondomeko za

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Kuweta Njuchi Baku 1: Tingazitchinjirize Bwanji Poweta Njuchi

Nuchi zikhoza kuluma ndiponso mbola zikhoza kukhala

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

how to make stabilised and compaction soil blocks buildings

Deals with the two main problems that can arise with earth buildings: stabilisation and

Practical Action, Published on 2016/01/18

small scale micro-concrete roofing tile production

Small-scale concrete roofing tiles are an affordable alternative to traditional roofing materials and galvanized iron

Otto Ruskulis, Published by Appropriate Technology Journal on 2016/01/18

Micro-Irrigation

A guide for smallholder farmers on implementing drip irrigation

Practical Action, Published on 2016/01/25

Microirrigação

Os sistemas de irrigação convencionais, como canais de irrigação ou irrigação por inundação desperdiçam muita água, pois grandes quantidades são distribuídas na superfície de uma só vez. A

Neil Noble, Published on 2016/01/25

Mungagadzira Sei Vheiri Zvirinyore

Zviri nyore kugadzira vheiri kuitira kuzvidzivirira kuti tisapfondwa kumeso

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Mungamora Sei Uchi Hwemhando Yepamusoro

Uchi hwakanaka hunogara kwenguva ndefu uye hunounza mari

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

mushroom production for sustainable livelihoods guide

This manual is a culmination of Practical Action Southern Africa’s work in Chakohwa. The project worked with the Chakohwa Community-Based Organisation (CCBO) in Chimanimani District of

Published on 2016/01/25

development of a locally made oil in malawi video

A video showing the development of a locally made oil in Malawi. This was a joint project between Practical Action (ITDG) and the Save The Children

Published by Save the Children on 2016/01/21

small scale oil extraction from nuts, seeds and fruits

Small scale oil extraction from nuts, seeds and fruits, can be used for eating, cosmetics and detergents. It can be a good source of income, once the equipment is invested in up

Tony Swetman, Published on 2016/01/18

paprika farming production easy steps technical guideline

These technical guidelines are meant for potential paprika producers and/or supporting agencies. They provide information on some of the requirements necessary for the establishment of

Practical Action, Published by Environment Africa on 2016/01/25

planting and caring of tree seedlings management and uses

Pictorial farmer's materials on tree planting, management and

Rose Clarkson, Published by IMDP on 2016/01/25

podcasting using local voices to improve people's knowledge

How to use audio (MP3 files) to improve people's knowledge on a range of practical topics such as veterinary

David Grimshaw, Published on 2016/01/12

Produção e Uso de Pinhão Manso

This example is based on small-scale cultivation and processing in

Thembinkosi Nyathi, Published on 2016/01/25

use of jatropha flowering plants cultivation processing

Based on small-scale cultivation and processing of Jatropha flowering plants in

Thembinkosi Nyathi, Published on 2016/01/25

Profils de Surface Lisse

Ce document décrit l'utilisation des contours et montre comment construire l'usine de Manama de stockage de l'eau de pluies récoltées sur le

Douglas Gumbo, Published on 2016/01/25

SE4RC Mashaba Minigrid: Zimbabwe's First Inclusive Solar Minigrid

The SE4RC Mashaba Minigrid project is an EU funded project which is providing 10,000 people with access to modern clean energy in Gwanda district, Zimbabwe. The mini grid has an output of 99 kW

Practical Action, Published on 2017/02/14

Seed fairs for trading in rural communities

Seed Fairs are specialised markets in villages or communities where seeds are traded. Selling seeds this way ensures they are readily available to local farmers, of a relevant variety and

Douglas Gumbo, Published on 2016/01/25

Seed multiplication for increasing access

Community-based seed multiplication of open-pollinated varieties (OPV) can mitigate against hybrid seed unavailability and its soaring cost thereby increasing access to standard seed for

Thembinkosi Nyathi, Published on 2016/01/25

agro-processing guide to preparation of soya bean coffee

An agro-processing guide to preparation of soya bean

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action Southern Africa on 2016/01/18

Stovu Zenye Dohani Na Vifuniko Vya Moshi

Karibu nusu ya dunia wapishi kwa moto tatu jiwe au majiko ya msingi na kusababisha uchafuzi wa hewa ya ndani. Kwa kifupi hii inaangalia njia za kupunguza uchafuzi wa mazingira kwa kutumia majiko

Elizabeth Bates, Published on 2016/01/18

Build an A frame for flat or graded contours

Learn how to build an A frame. This is a 3-legged structure used to aid in the construction of flat or graded contours e.g. making sure ground is sufficienlty contured for water drainage

Rachel Berger, Published on 2016/01/25

Tingachetedza Sei Nyuchi Dzedu

Shanyirai apiyari yenyu nguva nenguva. Itai mushando mumwe badzi pamunoshanya pese uye ivai nehurongwa hwebasa renyu hunoendera nenguva

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Tingagadzira Sei Mukoko WeKTB

Magadzirirwo emukoko weKTB akataridzwa

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Tingaitei Kuti Tive neApiyari Yakanaka

Uchi hwakanaka hunobva muapiyari yakanaka. Apiyari inzvimbo inochengeterwa

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

Tingakohwa Sei Wakisi

Wakisisi inokosha zvekuti inokwanisa kushandiswa kugadzira zvinhu zvakasiyana siyana. Nokudaro haifanirwi

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

ukudibhisa imbuzi guide on the importance of cattle dipping

A technical guide on the importance of cattle

Practical Action, Published on 2016/01/20

Umkhuhlane weNewcastle leAvian Flu

Thembinkosi Nyathi, Published on 2016/01/18

Upenyu Hwenyuchi

Muboka rega rega mune mhando nhatu dzenyuchi uye mhando yega yega in basa

Pam Gregory, Published by Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA) on 2016/01/18

conservation of natural resources with vetivar grass and sisal

These technical guidelines were prepared to guide the conservation of natural resources with a special focus on vetivar grass and

Thembinkosi Nyathi, Published on 2016/01/25

water and sanitation guide on the zimbabwe water act

A water and sanitation guide on the Zimbabwe Water

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action on 2016/01/18

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