DISSEMINATION: Training, Economics, Extension, and Social Issues

Socio Economic summaries

Asia

COST ADVANTAGE OF THE VETIVER SYSTEM VERSUS CONVENTIONAL METHODS (12kb, 4/9/01)

Australia

Environment And Socio-Economic Values Of Vetiver; A Miracle Grass.

Bangladesh

Vetiver – an economic miracle grass for small-scale farmers in Bangladesh: the Proshika experience. Md. Fazlul Huq (CP6-1) (KB19

Bangladesh

Cameroon experience in putting together a countrywide vetiver program. Ngwainmbi Simon Chia (PD1-5) (KB15)

Cameroon

Advance on Research and Dissemination of the Vetiver System in Guangzhou, China, in the Past Two Years (12/20/05 KB559)

China

China Vetiver Network. Liyu Xu (PD4-2) (KB41

China

How to Initiate the Private Sector to Develop the Vetiver Industry with Special Reference to China (KB199 -10/26/03)

China
The initiation and extension of vetiver handicraft technology in china China

VETIVER GRASS TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT AND DISSEMINATION IN CHINA

China

Vetiver Technology Development and Dissemination in China -- From Agriculture to Engineering (02/11/00)

China

Vetiver technology development and dissemination: From agriculture to engineering. Liyu Xu (PL9) (KB34)

China

Erosion control in agricultural areas: an Ethiopian perspective. Alemu Mekonnen (PD1-3) (KB37)

Ethiopia

Community “Glue” Pot. (56KB 06/23/06)

Global

Vetiver Grass Technology Networking And Its Impact On The Environment

Global

Vetiver Systems — The Dissemination and Adoption Issue (18 kb 3/11/01)

Global

Vetiver Technology - System Innovation and Their Application (KB199 -10/26/03)

Global

Guidelines for the effective dissemination of vetiver technology by the village-level worker. R.N. Singh (CP4-1)(KB15

India

Reforming Farm Journalism- The Experience of ADIKE PARHRIKE in India (KB 120 9/12/03)

India
Showcasing vetiver technology India
Showcasing vetiver technology experiments, execution and dissemination of knowledge of vs technology at blackberry estate, munnar, kerala, india. India

Socio-Economic Dimensions Of Vetiver In Rainfed Areas Of Karnataka (India)

India
Vetiver – the "kataraghas" could emerge as a multifarious tool for rural development in flood prone areas of north bihar, india India

Vetiveria zizanioides (Linn.) Nash – a multipurpose eco-friendly grass of India. R.R. Rao and M.R. Suseela (CP6-2) (KB28)

India
Vetiver – the "kataraghas" could emerge as a multifarious tool for rural development in flood prone areas of north bihar, india - presentation india

COMMUNITIES, LED BY CHILDREN, USING VETIVER (02/16/06 MB 2.0)

Indonesia

Efforts in disseminating vetiver grass in Central Java. Kuscahyo Budi Prayogo (CP4-4) (KB18)

Indonesia

Farm Household Center: A Basis For Extension And Transfer Of Vetiver Technology.

Indonesia

IMPROVING LIVES OF IMPOVERISHED INDONESIAN SUBSISTENCE FARMING MOUNTAIN

Indonesia

Status Of Vetiver Grass In Upland Farming Development In Indonesia (Contradiction Between Soil Conservation And Farmers' Utility Orientatio)

Indonesia

Vetiver Grass: A Key to Sustainable Development on Bali (KB 400 01/16/04)

Indonesia

Vetiver System - "key technology" for East Bali Poverty Project in Indonesia. VIDEO (10/09/08)

Indonesia

Why Vetiver Grass Fails to Show its Miracles in Central Java, Indonesia? (KB 25 10/22/03)

Indonesia

Looking beyond the methods and approaches of vetiver promotion. Joshua Amwai Machinga (CP4-2) (KB47)

Kenya

Use of the Vetiver Grass System for Soil and Water Conservation In Kenya (KB 29 10/22/03)

Kenya

Vetitver Technology Promotion in Kenya (06/30/05 8 KB)

Kenya

Experiences of the Latin American - Vetiver network - Dissemination and Promotion (02/11/00)

Latin America

Latin America Vetiver Network (LAVN). Problems and prospects. (KB137-10/26/03)

Latin America

Latin American Vetiver Network. Joan H. Miller (PD3-1) (KB28)

Latin America

SPREADING THE SLIPS OF VETIVER GRASS TECHNOLOGY: A lesson in technology diffusion from Latin America

Latin America

Spreading the use of vetiver in the rural context of Madagascar. Rakotondralambo Andriantahina and Koto Rabemananjara (CP4-3) (KB31)

Maadagascar

Best practices establishing a national vetiver program: example of Madagascar, a country eroding into the sea. Criss L. Juliard (PD1-2) (KB42)

Madagascar

Use of vetiver for soil and water conservation by small-scale farmers in Malawi. Stephen Carr (PD1-6) (KB14)

Malawi

Europe and Mediterranean Vetiver Network. Michael Pease (PD3-2) (KB19)

Mediterranean

EUROPEAN AND MEDITERRANEAN VETIVER NETWORK - Report on EMVN's Operations (02/11/00)

Mediterranean

Uses Put Of Vetiver Nigritana In Northern Nigeria -- A Case Of Bauchi State

Nigeria

Uses Put Of Vetiver Nigritana In Northern Nigeria -- A Case Of Bauchi State

Nigeria

Pacific Rim Vetiver Network. Narong Chomchalow (PD3-4) (KB29)

Pacific
Vetiver systems technology new britain island papua new guinea Papua New Guinea

Promotion of the use of vetiver grass through the environmental compliance certificate. Ernestina F. Jose (CP7-1) (KB18)

Philippines

Promotion of Vetiver Grass Technology in The Philippines (3/26/01)

Philippines

Vetiver Network Philippines - A Report on Operations (02/11/00)

Philippines

Vetiver Network – Philippines. Edwin A. Balbarino (PD4-3) (KB29)

Philippines

Vetiver System and Private Sector (KB 26.1 10/21/03)

Senegal

South African Vetiver Network. Duncan Hay (PD3-3) (KB22)

South Africa

Southern Africa Vetiver Network - Miscellaneous Millennial Meanderings of a Vetiver Man (02/11/00)

South Africa

Southern Africa Vetiver Network. Project Completion Report. -- February 1997 to June 1999

South Africa

The need for vetiver in South Africa engaging the main players. Anthony Tantum (CP4-5) (KB21)

South Africa

Vetiver: Responsible Application and Promotion (KB76 -10/26/03

South Africa

Dissemination of Vetiver Grass Technology in Taiwan (KB105 -10/26/03)

Taiwan

Tanzania DANIDA Conservation Trial

Tanzania

Adoption Of Vetiver Extension For Highland Farmers

Thailand

Cost Comparison In Producing Vetiver Grass From Different Methods Of Production

Thailand
Cultivation of vetiver as a learning process in border patrol police schools in the remote areas of thailand Thailand
Cultivation of vetiver as a learning process in border patrol police schools in the remote areas of thailand Thailand

Development and Promotion of the Utilization of Vetiver Grass According to His Majesty’s Initiative Under the Responsibility of the 11th Infantry Regiment King’s Guard (KB 21 10/22/03)

Thailand

FARMERS' PERCEPTION AND PRACTICES IN VETIVER GRASS CULTIVATION (VETIVERIA ZIZANIOIDES NASH) FOR SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION IN MAE RIM DISTRICT, CHIANG MAI PROVINCE (4 kb 3/11/01)

Thailand

MANUAL OF THE INTERNATIONAL TRAINING COURSE ON THE VETIVER SYSTEM ORGANIZED BY OFFICE OF THE ROYAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS BOARD, THAILAND NOVEMBER 2000. (5/18/02 pdf KB664)

Thailand

Thai experiences. Weerachai Na Nakorn (PD1-1) (KB6)

Thailand

Thailand Vetiver Network. Apichai Thirathon and Suwanna Pasiri (PD4-1) (KB23)

Thailand
The promotion and extension of the vetiver system Thailand
The promotion and extension of vetiver system by ptt public company limited Thailand

Training manual - VS - Thailand (4/30/07)

Thailand
Twenty years of contributions by the tvni global vetiver champion award winner Thailand
Twenty years of contributions by the tvni global vetiver champion award winner - presentation Thailland

Working with Farmers: The Key to Adoption of Vetiver Grass Hedgerows to Control Erosion in Cassava Fields in Thailand (KB 21 10/22/03)

Thgailand

Alternative Dissemination .. Bridging The Gap

Uganda
Sustainable systems and disseminations in hawaii USA
Contribution of development oif the vetiver system in venezuela since 2000 to 2011 Venezuela

Promoting Vetiver Grass Technology in Venezuela (3/26/01)

Venezuela

Farmer Participatory Selection of Vetiver Grass as the Most Effective Way to Control Erosion in Cassava-based Cropping Systems In Vietnam and Thailand

Vietnam

Vetiver Network – Viet Nam. Nguyen Hong Son (PD4-4) (KB16)

Vietnam

Problems and prospects in implementing vetiver grass technology in Zimbabwe. W. Mahachi and P. Gotora (CP1-14) (KB25)

Zimbabwe


 


TVNI Mission
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For Vetiver users in Kenya: join the Platform for Land Use Sustainability (PLUS-Kenya). See details on VS applications,
and other innovations for sustainable Land and Water Resource Management.


For Californians who need to stabilize slopes, Go to this picture gallery link and a special California related flyer.


USA users - go to this Plant Guide about Vetiver (Sunshine cultivar), published by USDA/NRCS - and be assured of its approval.


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