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"Each student is required to prepare a term paper for RNG 477 and RNG 577. The purpose of assigning a term paper is to:(1) give you additional practice in written composition, (2) provide an opportunity for you to explore a narrowly focused agroforestry subject in a more detailed, integrated way than we will be able to do in class, and (3) encourage you to develop scholarship skills as an acquirer and user of information...
"References should follow the AIBS (American Institute of Biological Sciences) style generally used in biological journals. In this style, the authorship and year of cited works is included in the text immediately after the cited material. Citations often take the form "In Africa, people (Johnson and Smith 1978), as well as livestock (Sneed 1989) are important components..." or "Smith (1990), believes that..". When more than one article is cited for an item, they should be listed in chronological order: Example: Tree tenure is important in evaluating the feasibility of agroforestry systems (Edwin 1975; Aacombe 1986; Gaff 1989)...
PAPERS DUE: at end of class period on the first class session at the beginning of Week 9."
You have eight weeks to complete this project. Use the first three to your advantage and start your research early. Here is one approach you might take.