By Stephen R. Gliessman
The writer truly delineates the significance of utilizing an atmosphere framework for opting for if a selected agricultural perform, enter, or administration determination contributes or detracts from sustainability. He explains how the framework presents the ecological foundation for the functioning of the selected administration technique over the long term. He additionally examines process point interactions, stressing the necessity for figuring out the emergent characteristics of populations, groups, and ecosystems and their roles in sustainable agriculture. utilizing examples of farming platforms in a huge array of ecological stipulations, the booklet demonstrates how you can use an atmosphere method of layout and deal with agroecosystems for sustainability.
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Agroecology: The Ecology of Sustainable Food Systems, Second Edition by Stephen R. Gliessman