Poplars and Willows:
Trees for Society and the Environment Hardcover
by J. G. Isebrands (Editor), Jim Richardson (Editor)
Poplars and willows form an important component
of forestry and agricultural systems, providing a wide range of wood and
non-wood products. This book synthesizes the latest research on poplars and
willows in an accessible format, providing a practical worldwide overview and
guide to their basic characteristics, cultivation and use, and issues, problems
and trends. Prominence is given to environmental benefits and the importance of
poplar and willow cultivation in meeting the needs of people and communities,
sustainable livelihoods, land use and development.
with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO).