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The Resource Crisis & opportunity : sustainability in American agriculture, John E. Ikerd

Crisis & opportunity : sustainability in American agriculture, John E. Ikerd

Label
Crisis & opportunity : sustainability in American agriculture
Title
Crisis & opportunity
Title remainder
sustainability in American agriculture
Statement of responsibility
John E. Ikerd
Title variation
Crisis and opportunity
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ikerd, John E
Dewey number
630.973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
S494.5.S86
LC item number
I38 2008
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
S494.5.S86
NAL item number
I34 2008
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Our sustainable future
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Alternative agriculture
  • Farms, Small
  • Agriculture
Label
Crisis & opportunity : sustainability in American agriculture, John E. Ikerd
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-325)
Contents
Crisis and opportunity in American agriculture -- Why we should stop promoting industrial agriculture -- Corporate agriculture and family farms -- The corporatization of America -- Rediscovering agriculture and new hope for farming -- Farming in harmony with nature and society -- Reclaiming the sacred in food and farming -- Do we really need to define sustainable agriculture? -- Foundational principles of soils, stewardship, and sustainability -- Economics of sustainable farming -- The renaissance of rural America -- Walking the talk of sustainable agriculture -- Survival strategies for small farms -- Marketing in the niches for sustainability -- Local organic farms save farmland and communities -- The triple bottom line of farming in the future -- The real costs of globalization -- Redirecting government policies for agricultural sustainability -- The new American food system -- American agriculture after fossil energy
Control code
ocn172521658
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 325 p.
Isbn
9780803211421
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007036542
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803211421
  • (OCoLC)172521658
Label
Crisis & opportunity : sustainability in American agriculture, John E. Ikerd
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-325)
Contents
Crisis and opportunity in American agriculture -- Why we should stop promoting industrial agriculture -- Corporate agriculture and family farms -- The corporatization of America -- Rediscovering agriculture and new hope for farming -- Farming in harmony with nature and society -- Reclaiming the sacred in food and farming -- Do we really need to define sustainable agriculture? -- Foundational principles of soils, stewardship, and sustainability -- Economics of sustainable farming -- The renaissance of rural America -- Walking the talk of sustainable agriculture -- Survival strategies for small farms -- Marketing in the niches for sustainability -- Local organic farms save farmland and communities -- The triple bottom line of farming in the future -- The real costs of globalization -- Redirecting government policies for agricultural sustainability -- The new American food system -- American agriculture after fossil energy
Control code
ocn172521658
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 325 p.
Isbn
9780803211421
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007036542
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780803211421
  • (OCoLC)172521658

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