This handbook explains how to farm with oxen or donkeys in tropical Africa. It provides information and advice about the housing, feeding, training and handling of the traction animals and about their health care. The vehicles and implements used for transport, plowing, harrowing, ridging, weeding, seeding and planting are presented and their use and maintenance are explained. The booklet also deals with soil and sustainable farming techniques for different crops and vegetables. A final chapter gives practical advice about farm management.
Colloquium Draft horses in market gardening
This event is aimed at all persons interested in the use of draft horses in small scale market gardening.
Date: 5 September 2015
Place: Farm Albano Moscardo
Via Lazzaretto, 98
37133 VERONA (ITALY)
For the registration or additional information in Italian, please contact +39 (0) 45 52 78 99 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For the registration or additional information in German, English or French, please contact +352 691 266 155 or email@example.com.
Further information about the tested machines can be found under www.noieilcavallo.org respectively www.schaffmatpaerd.org.