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Cutting Open an Ice Cream Bean Fruit | Inga edulis | HD Video

Visit my website at http://www.junglejoel.com - the ice cream bean tree, Inga edulis, is native to tropical South America. The huge bean-like fruit can grow up to ...

Wwoofing (Organic Farming) Vlog #22: Planting Inga trees (Ice cream bean trees)

Today i planted Inga trees also known as ice cream bean trees, they grow wonderful food that tastes amazing, if you've never had ice cream beans then you're ...

Inga Swearingen - First Rain - 06 Two Trees

Growing Ice Cream Beans from Seed: How-to. (Inga edulis)

Join me on a journey of growing the Tropical fruiting plant, Ice cream bean (Inga edulis) from seed. Lots of info from soils to use, germination rates, temperature ...

Inga alley cropping - sustainable tropical farming

A short animation showing how the sustainable tropical farming technique of Inga alley cropping works. First of all of course the Inga trees are planted in rows ...

How To Plant A Tree - Ice Cream Bean Tree (Inga feuilleei, or Pacay)

Here is a video of Ethan Kolasinski planting an Ice Cream Bean Tree (Inga feuilleei, or Pacay). Clearing, digging, amending, filling, layering, planting, watering, ...

Planting 200 Ice Cream Bean Trees

We've got a nice papaya circle going, and we planted 200 nitrogen-fixing leguminous trees called "Ice Cream Beans," aka Inga Bean or Guaba (espanol.) These ...

Ice Cream Bean Trees Update - Weird Tropical Fruit

Wow they are growing good under T9 bulbs in the grow room. Howto Grow Ice Cream Bean (Ordered seeds) Update. The kind I have is Machete Ice Cream ...

Inga Alley Cropping Agriculture System- An Alternative To Destructive Slash And Burn

In "Up in Smoke," filmmaker Adam Wakeling follows ecologist Michael Hands as he introduces Honduran farmers to the Inga Tree, his solution to problems ...

Ice Cream Bean Inga edulis www.pepesplants.com

Pepe from www.pepesplants.com demonstrates how to enjoy Ice Cream Bean and describes the flavor.

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5 news items

 
Mongabay.com
Mon, 14 Jun 2010 09:31:28 -0700

It is not a system that can be established overnight as it takes two or three years for the Inga trees to grow large enough to produce the first mulch that can be sown into, but the rewards once the plot is established are worth the wait. Results have ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 03:04:19 -0700

We may be delivering seeds for Inga trees and rainforest seedlings for reforestation. Or we may be helping families start the next stage of Inga alley cropping, which could be setting up tree nurseries or plotting contour lines on the precipitously ...
 
The Independent
Tue, 27 Sep 2011 16:08:06 -0700

His solution is what you might call Rainforest 2.1, a system called alley cropping, in which food crops are planted between rows of inga trees, which themselves provide firewood, fertiliser and, at the right point, enough shade to choke out competing ...
 
Mongabay.com
Thu, 29 Mar 2012 15:23:43 -0700

Making productive use of degraded lands and boosting productivity of small-holder farmers are key to meeting surging global consumption of agricultural products while preserving critical wildlife habitats, said an agricultural expert on the sidelines ...
 
FRANCE 24
Fri, 07 Oct 2011 13:28:10 -0700

Known as alley cropping, it involves planting food crops between rows of inga trees, which provide firewood, fertiliser and enough shade to keep out the weeds. His problem, however, is lack of funding. Much of the film focuses on Hands's attempts to ...
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