Guide/Tools/Manuals Natural Resource Management

Restoring the Soil : A Guide for Using Green Manure/Cover Crops to Improve the Food Security of Smallholder Farmers Roland Bunch, Canadian Food grains Bank, 2012

Hundreds of thousands of small farmers in many countries are using, experimenting with, and sharing green manure/cover crops, thereby reducing fertilizer use while improving the sustainability of crop production systems. Restoring the soil by using these technologies to feed food-insecure people will have a tremendous impact on improving global food security.