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Towards Sustainable Agricultural Development

Michael D. Young

Towards Sustainable Agricultural Development

by Michael D. Young

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Published by John Wiley & Sons .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & Animal Husbandry - General,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Pollution of land & crops,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9356731M
    ISBN 100471947970
    ISBN 109780471947974

    Abstract. Age the Action Plan for Sustainable Development for humanity, adopted at the Earth Summit, defines in Chapter 14 the major objectives of “Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development” (SARD) as being to increase food production in a sustainable Author: Takeshi Hara. Purchase Agricultural Sustainability - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN ,

    Sustainable agriculture must nurture healthy ecosystems and support the sustainable management of land, water and natural resources, while ensuring world food security. To be sustainable, agriculture . Development: Our Common Future Table of Contents Acronyms and Note on Terminology Chairman's Foreword From One Earth to One World Part I. Common Concerns 1. A Threatened Future I. Symptoms and Causes II. New Approaches to Environment and Development 2. Towards Sustainable Development I. The Concept of Sustainable Development .

    dynamism of challenges facing humanity, strategies towards sustainable development need to evolve and improve with time. The Department of Agriculture had, as part of its contribution towards sustainable development, embarked on a process of developing a Policy on Agriculture in Sustainable Size: KB. STAKEHOLDER REPORT frameworks and other next steps towards advancing sustainable development goals and the implementation of the Green Economy within the context of Jamaica’s agriculture and fisheries sector. Sustainable agricultural File Size: KB.


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