Haku "Economic Systems"

Bryant, John A. - Biofuels and Bioenergy, e-kirja

Biofuels and Bioenergy

Bryant, John A.


With increased public and scientific attention driven by factors such as oil price spikes, the need for increased energy security, and concerns over greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuels, the production of fuels by biological systems is becoming increasingly important as the world seeks

Tweeten, Luther G. - Terrorism, Radicalism, and Populism in Agriculture, e-kirja

Terrorism, Radicalism, and Populism in Agriculture

Tweeten, Luther G.


This controversial volume illuminates the political, economic, and global effects of these groups on the agricultural industry.
The clear, concise, and readable book discusses specific events and issues, helping readers understand how radical agriculturalists think.

Atkinson, David - The Science Beneath Organic Production, e-kirja

The Science Beneath Organic Production

Atkinson, David


A groundbreaking book that addresses the science that underpins organic agriculture and horticulture and its impact upon the management of organic systems
With contributions from noted experts in the field, Organic Agriculture explores the cultural context of food production and examines the historical aspects, economic

Alford, David V. - Biocontrol of Oilseed Rape Pests, e-kirja

Biocontrol of Oilseed Rape Pests

Alford, David V.


Oilseed rape, a major crop in many parts of the world, is attacked by a wide range of insect pests, many of which are of considerable economic importance. With the increasing demand to reduce agrochemical inputs on arable crops, the Commission of the European Communities supported a three-year