Towards Sustainable Agriculture In The New Millennium
Toward Sustainable Agricultural Systems in the 21st Century assesses the scientific evidence for the strengths and weaknesses of different production, marketing, and policy approaches for improving and reducing the costs and unintended consequences of agricultural production. It discusses the principles underlying farming systems and practices that could improve the sustainability.
It also explores how those lessons learned could be applied to agriculture in different regional and international settings, with an emphasis on sub-Saharan Africa. By focusing on a systems approach to improving the sustainability of U.S. agriculture, this book can have a profound impact on the development and implementation of sustainable farming systems.
Toward Sustainable Agricultural Systems in the 21st Century serves as a valuable resource for policy makers, farmers, experts in food production and agribusiness, and federal regulatory agencies.
Audience of the Book :
This book Useful for Postgraduates, researchers and policy makers in natural resources management.
The main features of the book are as follows:
1.land planning, sustainable agriculture, rural sciences, ecosystem management and conservation biology will find this book.
2.the essence of bio regional planning succinctly and makes a compelling argument for why it is a key mechanism in the development of effective governance institutions.