To the top

Page Manager: Webmaster
Last update: 9/11/2012 3:13 PM

Tell a friend about this page
Print version

Trees in home gardens: Ma… - University of Gothenburg, Sweden Till startsida
To content Read more about how we use cookies on

Trees in home gardens: Making the most of an age-old practice to improve food security and nutrition.

Magazine article
Authors Marion Davis
Ekaterina Bessonova
Jenny Friman
Maria Ölund
Eskil Mattsson
Matilda Palm
Published in Stockholm Environment Institute: Swedish International Agricultural Network Initiative (SIANI) and Forest, Climate & Livelihood Research Network (Focali), “Forests, Landscapes and Food Security” theme brief
Pages 4
Publication year 2014
Published at School of Global Studies
Centre for Environment and Sustainability
Pages 4
Language en
Subject categories Horticulture, Physical Geography, Other Environmental Engineering


Home gardens have been vital to human societies for thousands of years: from clusters of beneficial trees and shrubs planted on forest edges in pre-historic times, to the lush ediblegardens grown traditionally in many tropical regions, to the tiny, densely planted backyards that dot cities worldwide.

Page Manager: Webmaster|Last update: 9/11/2012

The University of Gothenburg uses cookies to provide you with the best possible user experience. By continuing on this website, you approve of our use of cookies.  What are cookies?