5 edition of Agricultural Policy and Sustainability found in the catalog.
Agricultural Policy and Sustainability
August 1993 by World Resources Institute .
Written in English
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Collaboratively written by top international experts and established scientists in various fields of agricultural research, this book focuses on the state of food production and sustainability; the problems with degradation of valuable sources of land, water, and air and their effects on food crops; the increasing demand of food resources; and the challenges of food security : Elsevier Science. Food, Farming, and Sustainability provides a survey of the unique network of laws that apply to agriculture, framed in the context of society’s need for a sustainable, resilient food supply. Traditionally, agriculture has been favored in the law with exemptions, exceptions, and special rules that reflect the unique character of agricultural Edition: Second Edition. This book is the outcome of the first INFASA presents the state of the art in agricultural sustainability assessment. It also includes basic information regarding agricultural sustainability in a holistic con-text, the presentation of different tools, . The Global Food Policy Report also presents data tables and visualizations for several key food policy indicators, including country-level data on hunger, agricultural spending and research investment, and projections for future agricultural production and consumption. In addition to illustrative figures, tables, and a timeline of food.
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The Special Issue “Sustainability and Agricultural Economics” is meant to address a wide spectrum of issues related to these challenges. Researchers are invited to submit manuscripts showing how their research results contribute to solving the current and Agricultural Policy and Sustainability book problems that arise from the current dynamics in the world of agriculture.
The Book Food, Farming, & Sustainability: Readings in Agricultural Law provides a survey of agricultural law issues, bringing together traditional agricultural law topics and current issues of sustainability & food policy.
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