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Main Title Sustainable agricultural systems /
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Author Title of a Work
Edwards, C. A.
Publisher Soil and Water Conservation Society,
Year Published 1990
OCLC Number 20933949
ISBN 093573421X; 9780935734218
Subjects Sustainable agriculture ; Agricultural systems ; Duurzame landbouw ; Systáemes agraires ; Assistance agricole ; Agrarsystem ; Landwirtschaft ; Umweltvertrèaglichkeit
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0744/89026370-d.html
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  S494.5.S86S86 1990 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 09/20/2010
EKDM  S494.5.S86S86 1990 CEMM/EPD Library/Athens,GA 09/24/2013
Collation xvi, 696 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes "Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Agricultural Systems that was held at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, in September 1988 ... [under the] sponsorship of USAID ... [et al.]"--P. xiv. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes An overview of sustainable agriculture. A history of sustainable agriculture / Richard R. Harwood -- Making agriculture a sustainable industry / N.C. Brady -- International goals and the role of the international agricultural research centers / Donald L. Plucknett -- Sustainable agriculture in the United States / J.F. Parr ... [et al.] -- Society's stake in sustainable agriculture / Charles M. Benbrook -- Sustainability : an opportunity for leadership / Robert Rodale. Components of sustainable agricultural systems. Soil nutrient management in the United States / Larry D. King -- Crop rotations in sustainable production systems / C.A. Francis and M.D. Clegg -- Ecological and agronomic characteristics of innovative cropping systems / Benjamin R. Stinner and John M. Blair -- Biotechnology and crop breeding for sustainable agriculture / Holly Hauptli ... [et al.] -- Pest management in sustainable agricultural systems / John M. Luna and Garfield J. House. Evolving strategies for managing weeds / Emilie E. Regnier and Rhonda R. Janke -- Conservation tillage in sustainable agriculture / R. Lal ... [et al.] -- Pasture management / Bill Murphy -- Role of animals in sustainable agriculture / Charles F. Parker -- The importance of integration in sustainable farming systems. The importance of integration in sustainable agricultural systems / Clive A. Edwards -- Integrated farming system of Lautenbach : a practical contribution toward sustainable agriculture in Europe / A. El Titi and H. Landes. Research on integrated arable farming and organic mixed farming in the Netherlands / P. Vereijken -- Sustainable agriculture systems in the tropics. Ecological agriculture in China / Shi ming Luo and Chun ru Han -- Sustainable agricultural systems in tropical Africa / Bede N. Okigbo -- Ecological considerations for the future of food security in Africa / H.C.P. Brown and V.G. Thomas -- Understanding the basis of sustainability for agriculture in the tropics : experiences in Latin America / Stephen R. Gliessman. Sustainable agricultural systems in the humid tropics of South America / Hugo Villachica ... [et al.] -- Sustaining agriculture : the Indian scene / N.S. Randhawa and I.P. Abrol -- Policy development for the low-input sustainable agriculture program. Policy development for the low-input sustainable agriculture program / Paul F. O'Connell -- The role of economics in achieving low-input farming systems / J. Patrick Madden and Thomas L. Dobbs -- The economics of sustainable agricultural systems in developing countries / Randolph Barker and Duane Chapman.
Place Published Ankeny, Iowa
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Agency for International Development.
Conf Ti Added Ent International Conference on Sustainable Agricultural Systems
PUB Date Free Form c1990
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 89026370
Merged OCLC records 231724014
OCLC Time Stamp 20130911161730
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 05167cam 2200709 a 45020