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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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Crisis and Opportunity, John E. Ikerd outlines the consequences of agricultural industrialization, then details the methods that can restore economic viability, ecological soundness, and social responsibility to our agricultural system and thus ensure sustainable agriculture as the foundation of a sustainable food system and a sustainable society
Member of
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Ikerd, John E
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Our sustainable future
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Alternative agriculture
  • Farms, Small
  • Agriculture
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • NATURE
  • Agriculture
  • Alternative agriculture
  • Farms, Small
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • United States
Label
Crisis & opportunity : sustainability in American agriculture, John E. Ikerd
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-325)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn226968226
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803217447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dgm2jx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)226968226
Label
Crisis & opportunity : sustainability in American agriculture, John E. Ikerd
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-325)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocn226968226
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803217447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1dgm2jx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)226968226

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