Latest publications

ACIAR produces a diverse range of publications to capture and share the results and experience gained through our research partnerships. Our latest publications are featured here. Limited hard copies are available for select publications.

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Agricultural research on integrated rice–shrimp and mangrove–shrimp farming systems in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam

This report assesses the impact of 2 rice–shrimp farming projects and a mangrove forestry project in the Mekong Delta that were supported by ACIAR from the mid-1990s. These projects aimed to investigate and support the ongoing sustainability and profitability of non-monoculture shrimp farming systems in the Mekong Delta.
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An evaluation of fruit and vegetable market development research in north-western Vietnam

An outcome evaluation of several integrated agribusiness projects in Vietnam that were designed to improve vegetable production for women and ethnic minority smallholder farmers in Sơn La and Lào Cai provinces and to improve their access to fruit and vegetable markets.
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Building global sustainability through local self-reliance: Lessons from landcare

ACIAR is proud to partner with Global Landcare to publish this book, in which researchers and practitioners from 11 countries share their expertise and experience of landcare around the world.
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Making value chains work better for the poor

This toolbook provides value chain practitioners with an easy-to-use tools for value chain analysis, with a focus on poverty, gender, and social inclusion.
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Pacific sandalwood: Growers' guide for sandalwood production in the Pacific region

Sandalwood trees (Santalum spp.) are highly valued for their fragrant heartwood oils, which have been used for centuries for religious and customary purposes. Now sandalwood oil is in demand internationally for cosmetics, aromatherapy, scenting of soaps, perfumery and medicines. The oil-bearing heartwood is also used for ornamental or ceremonial carvings, and powdered for the manufacture of incense joss sticks.
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Essence of Indonesia

This book brings together current knowledge about the cajuput tree and its oil, highlighting the importance of the species in the production of herbal medicine.