“Regenerative Agriculture” is a conservation and rehabilitation approach to food and farming system. It focuses on topsoil regeneration, increasing Biodiversity, improving water cycle, enhancing ecosystem services, supporting bio- sequestration , increasing resilience to climate change and strengthening the health and vitality of farm soil
Gliricidia sepium tree species in Sustainable Agroforestry to promote Regenerative Agriculture
What is Gliricidia sepium?
Gliricidia sepium commonly known as Gliricidia (Mother of cocoa or quickstick) is a fast growing nitrogen-fixing shrub, exotic to Kenya but native to El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama and the United States of America. It is used throughout the tropics for the many environmental benefits and products it provides.