Simple Techniques of Terrace Layout

In semiarid areas, terracing land can significantly improve rainfall infiltration. In East Africa, the ‘Fanya Juu Terrace’ is a very popular terrace type. It is easy to design and construct. The video shows how farmers can do the terrace design and layout by themselves, using simple line-level equipment.

More info: Michael Zoebisch
Produced by: Overseas Film and Television Centre (in co-op with John Low)
Year: 1981
Language: English

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May 15, 2020  
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