2 edition of Issues raised by new agricultural technologies found in the catalog.
Issues raised by new agricultural technologies
by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in [Washington, DC]
Written in English
|Statement||Fred Kuchler, John McClelland.|
|Series||Agricultural economic report ;, no. 608|
|LC Classifications||HD1751 .A91854 no. 608, SF768.2.C3 .A91854 no. 608|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 33 p. :|
|Number of Pages||33|
|LC Control Number||89601985|
Agriculture is the science and art of cultivating plants and livestock. Agriculture was the key development in the rise of sedentary human civilization, whereby farming of domesticated species created food surpluses that enabled people to live in cities. The history of agriculture began thousands of years ago. After gathering wild grains beginning at least , years ago, nascent farmers (01) China: , 15 Emerging Agriculture Technologies That Will Change The World robotics/ Below are technologies related to agricultural and natural new strains of food animals and plants in order to.
The issues raised in the two best chapters, about private firefighting services in California and an investor’s purchase of thousands of acres of farmland in newly independent South Sudan, are not new and arguably have less to do with climate change than with social and economic dynamics. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary The public is more interested in agricultural and food issues than ever before, as is evident in the many agricultural controversies debated in the media. Why is it that some people embrace new agricultural technologies while others .
Agricultural Technologies Released by the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security: [Crop varieties, crop and livestock production technologies, and agricultural processing and utilization technologies] A.R. Saka, A.P. Mtukuso, and M.H.P. Banda Department of Agricultural Research Services, P.O. Box , Lilongwe 3, Malawi A.T. Daudi. The discoverers of new technologies, the gene cloners, the lawmakers who support farm subsidies, the plant breeders, the pesticide manufacturers, the organic farmers, and the globalization or protesters against agricultural biotechnology generally are unwilling to accept criticism for their actions, for all “know” that they have made the.
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