Agroforestry ‘home gardens’ build community resilience in southern Ethiopia

Typical home garden scene in Gedeo. Image by Tesfa-Alem Tekle for Mongabay. A study of home gardens here revealed an average of 16 crop species and 21 tree species grown on each farm, fulfilling nutritional and other needs of the households while reducing environmental or market shocks. By Tesfa-Alem Tekle Mongabay 4 December 2018 Excerpt: …