Understanding an indigenous knowledge system for tree fodder via a multi-method on-farm research approach

@article{Rusten2004UnderstandingAI,
  title={Understanding an indigenous knowledge system for tree fodder via a multi-method on-farm research approach},
  author={Eric P. Rusten and Michael A. Gold},
  journal={Agroforestry Systems},
  year={2004},
  volume={15},
  pages={139-165}
}
Understanding the dynamics of indigenous resource management systems can benefit natural resource development efforts and contribute to effective on-farm agroforestry research initiatives. This paper reports on the authors' investigation of an indigenous knowledge systems for the management, cultivation, and use of private tree fodder resources in a community in the middle hills of Central Nepal. It focuses on the methods used to develop an understanding of the cognitive systems used by farmers… CONTINUE READING