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Materials Library

The ISFM materials library is designed to share a wide range of materials. Your search options include by crop,  country, language, format (e.g. leaflets, audio visual materials etc.) or by ISFM practice (e.g. planting legumes, application of organic material, fertilizer application etc.). In addition materials under the ‘How to…’ section offer advice and guidance on how to make your own ISFM materials.  ASHC welcomes your feedback on the materials posted here and welcomes ISFM materials developed by others for inclusion in this library.

ASHC flash card design template

Summary:

ASHC has developed a series of print design template in PowerPoint.  Products available currently include:

Flash cards are usually A4 or A3 sets of materials that are used by trainers to illustrate the training they are delivering.

The flash card template has brief guidance notes that will help to make decision about technologies that are suitable for promotion, selecting colours, images and editing text to meet the requirements of the audience for the flash cards.

Languages:
English
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ASHC calendar design template

Summary:

ASHC has developed a series of print design template in PowerPoint.  Products available currently include:

The poster template has brief guidance notes that will help to make decision about technologies that are suitable for promotion, selecting colours, images and editing text to meet the requirements of the audience for the poster.

Languages:
English
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ASHC poster design template

Summary:

ASHC has developed a series of print design template in PowerPoint.  Products available currently include:

The poster template has brief guidance notes that will help to make decision about technologies that are suitable for promotion, selecting colours, images and editing text to meet the requirements of the audience for the poster.

Languages:
English
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ASHC leaflet design template

Summary:

ASHC has developed a series of print design template in PowerPoint.  Products available currently include:

The leaflet template has brief guidance notes that will help to make decision about technologies that are suitable for promotion, selecting colours, images and editing text to meet the requirements of the audience for the leaflet.

 

Languages:
English
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Sorghum & millet-legume (colour) cropping guide – Portuguese

Summary:

A practical 92-page A5 manual focusing on good agricultural practices for sorghum and millet production incorporating integrated soil fertility management techniques and practices. Produced by ASHC.

Languages:
Portuguese
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Sorghum millet portuguese

FRI backgrounder: Cassava post-harvest activities

Summary:

Post-harvest activities in cassava

Sections include:

  • Why is this subject important to listeners?
  • What are the big post-harvest challenges with cassava?
  • Gender aspects of post-harvest cassava activities
  • Key information about cassava post-harvest activities
  • Processing raw cassava roots into chips
  • Making High Quality Cassava Flour
  • Making cassava starch
  • New opportunities for processed cassava in Tanzania
  • Marketing
Languages:
English
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healthy cassava leaves - up close

FRI Backgrounder on growing soybean

Summary:

Backgrounder on growing soybean in Tanzania 

Sections include:

  • Why is this subject important to listeners
  • What are the big challenges of growing soybean in Tanzania?
  • Is there misinformation about growing soybean that I should cover?
  • Gender aspects of growing soybean
  • Predicted impact of climate change on production of soybean
  • Key information about growing soybean from land selection to harvest
Languages:
English
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BABY DEMO - FIPS photo

Sweetpotato system (colour) cropping guide

Summary:

The sweetpotato system cropping guide is a practical 68 manual focusing on good agricultural practices for sweetpotato production that promote integrated soil fertility management. Produced by ASHC.

High and low resolution versions are available for downloading -this cropping guide is available in English only. A black & white, easy to print and photocopy, version will be available soon - the text is the same but the format is A4 and any images that rely on colour have been replaced.

Languages:
English
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sweetpotato guide

Maize-legume system (colour) cropping guide

Summary:

The maize-legume system cropping guide is a practical 88 manual focusing on good agricultural practices for maize-legume production that promote integrated soil fertility management. Produced by ASHC.

High and low resolution versions are available for downloading -this cropping guide is available in English only.  A black & white, easy to print and photocopy, version will be available soon - the text is the same but the format is A4 and any images that rely on colour have been replaced.

Languages:
English
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maize-legume guide

Groundnut system (colour) cropping guide

Summary:

The groundnut system cropping guide is a practical 64 manual focusing on good agricultural practices for groundnut production that promote integrated soil fertility management. Produced by ASHC.

High and low resolution versions are available for downloading -this cropping guide is available in English only. A black & white, easy to print and photocopy, version will be available soon - the text is the same but the format is A4 and any images that rely on colour have been replaced.

Languages:
English
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groundnut guide