Training Manuals

This resource category includes several manuals on sourcing tree seeds and seedlings, on propagation and on tree management. These manuals may be used by instructors to conduct the training of practitioners or may be used directly by practitioners for guidance purposes.

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2019

Restoring forest landscapes through assisted natural regeneration

This practical manual describes procedures for assisted natural regeneratio...

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2016

Agroforestry tree seed training handbook. A handbook for community facilitators

The handbook guides community facilitators in how to train farmers to ident...

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2014

Tropical nursery manual: a guide to starting and operating a nursery for native & traditional plants 

This manual provides key concepts, principles and information on processes ...

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2013

Nursery management, tree propagation and marketing: a training manual for smallholder farmers and nursery operators

This manual covers the principles and practices for the production of high-...

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2010

Seeds in emergencies, a technical handbook

This handbook provides emergency practitioners with basic technical informa...

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2010

Tree nursery sourcebook. Options in support of sustainable development

This extension manual provides non-technical users with general principles ...

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2009

The reference manual of woody plant propagation

This manual discusses the propagation requirements by seeds, cuttings, graf...

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2006

Manual of seed handling in genebanks. Handbooks for genebanks No. 8

This manual provides guidance on how to manage orthodox seeds in genebanks....

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2003

Tropical trees: propagation and planting manuals. Manual 2. Raising seedlings of tropical trees

This manual deals with all the procedures necessary for growing tropical tr...

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2002

Preparing to plant tropical Trees. Tropical trees: propagation and planting manuals. Volume 4

This manual is concerned with the key choices that lie between the propagat...

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2002

Tropical trees: propagation and planting manuals. Manual 1. Rooting cuttings of tropical trees

This manual is concerned with rooting tree cuttings. It gives step-by-step ...

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2001

Australian tree seed centre. Operation manual

This manual explains the procedures undertaken by the Australian Tree Seed ...

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2000

Laboratory manual for basic tree seed studies

This technical note describes basic testing protocols for tropical tree see...

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1999

Seed handling manual: guidelines and logbook for seed processing 

This technical note is a template design for use for tree seed collection a...

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1998

Tropical trees: propagation and planting manuals. Manual 3. Growing good tropical trees for planting

This manual covers the planning, setting up and running of a tree nursery, ...

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1996

Nitrogen fixing trees for acid soils - a field manual

This a field guide for selecting, evaluating and growing nitrogen-fixing tr...

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1994

Conservation of mangrove forest genetic resources

This training manual explains principles and practices in mangrove forest g...

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1994

Tree seed technology course. Instructors manual

This manual is primarily a resource for instructors for conducting training...

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1992

Seed manual for forest seed

This booklet describes seed germination and handling conditions for Tanzani...

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