Title of document: Promoting agroecology farming for self-reliant livelihood of local upland farmers through documenting the case of native eco-vegetables of the Hmong community of Long Lan village, Luang Prabang district, Luang Prabang province, (LAO - EN - VN versions)

Authors: SPERI / CHESH Lao

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Ministry/Government Agency/Organisation: SPERI

Year of publication: 2018

Geographic focus: Laos

Main issues / topics addressed: Rotational farming, traditional farming, agroecology, eco-farming, Hmong, natural resources management, local knowledge, native species, Luang Prabang, Laos, customary law, ecological vegetables

 

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Web address to original document (if any): http://speri.org/eng/detail/Promoting-agroecology-farming-for-self-reliant-livelihood-of-local-upland-farmers-in-Luang-Prabang-Laos-205.html

Summary:

This document contains the local knowledge of the Hmong ethnic group of Long Lan village, Luang Prabang district, Luang Prabang province, Lao PDR. It relates to community institutions in the management of natural resources, agricultural practices, and animal husbandry, as well as the behavior of the people towards natural ecosystems.