Booklets and handbooks
Books and technical reports
This publication gives information about the implementation of Silvopastoral Systems. Download the book here.
Silvopastoral Systems and their Contribution to Improved Resource Use and Sustainable Development Goals: Evidence from Latin America
This document represents a joint effort between two action networks of the Global Agenda: (i) Closing the Efficiency Gap and (ii) the Global Network on Silvopastoral Systems. For download this book click here.
Carbon storage in a silvopastoral system compared to that in a deciduous dry forest in Michoacán, Mexico
Livestock production in the tropics contributes significantly to global greenhouse gas emissions, so better understanding the role of silvopastoral systems (SPS) in mitigating such emissions is necessary. The aim of this study was to evaluate [...]
Taller Internacional sobre “oportunidades y desafíos de los Sistemas Agroalimentarios Sostenibles en América Latina”
The aim of this publication is to disseminate technical and policy recommendations that strengthen sustainable food systems in Latin America. The recommendations are the result of analysis and discussion, before and during the workshop, on [...]
Several factors turned animal welfare into a public issue with growing interest for both academia and consumers: intensification of production systems, changes in feeding confined animals, the constant pursuit of economic efficiency. In the course [...]
One of the first visible results at SPS implementation has been on forage production (quantity and the quality). Measured in tonnes of dry matter per hectare, forage production has increased by an average of 700% [...]