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Entries in swidden cultivation (1)



A Dayak farmer in West Kalimantan closely watching the fire clear his upland rice field or ladang. The nutrient-rich ash from the burn will allow him to produce a good crop of rice for two or three years.  Weeds and low-yields will later force him to abandon rice cultivation and start managing a variety of useful tree species in the forest re-growth.