Main Article Content
The vegetable and animal composition, the structure and the use of home gardens products of the Agrarian Reform Project Rio da Areia, of Teixeira Soares County – PR (Brazil), created 15 years, were studied. The home gardens have, on average, 250 m2 of area and are classified as simultaneous. A total of 68 vegetable species and 6 animal species, distributed in 32 botanic families and 58 genera, were found. There exit, on average, 22 vegetable species per home garden. These plants can be classified as follows: 20 fruitful, 19eating vegetables, 14 medicinal, 9 wood, 7 condiments and 6 ornamental. The plant distribution and installations for raising animals follow a considerable degree of organization. All animal and vegetal production is consumed by families.
How to Cite
NETO, Rubens Marques Rondon et al. THE HOMEGARDENS (BACK YARD) OF THE AGRARIAN REFORM PROJECT RIO DA AREIA, OF TEIXEIRA SOARES COUNTY, PR. CERNE, [S.l.], v. 10, n. 1, p. 125-135, oct. 2015. ISSN 2317-6342. Available at: <http://cerne.ufla.br/site/index.php/CERNE/article/view/480>. Date accessed: 22 sep. 2019.
home gardens, agroforestry system, agrarian reform project
Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms: a) Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication (original form ); b ) Authors are permitted and encouraged to post and share their work online (e.g. in institutional repositories or on their website).