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The conversion to sustainable agriculture : principles, processes, and practices / edited by Stephen R. Gliessman, Martha Rosemeyer
Bib ID 4772093
Format BookBook
Description Boca Raton : CRC Press, c2010 
x, 370 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9780849319174
084931917X
Series

Advances in agroecology.

Full contents
  • The framework for conversion / Stephen R. Gliessman
  • What do we know about the conversion process? : yields, economics, ecological processes, and social issues / Martha E. Rosemeyer
  • The history of organic agriculture / Rachael J. Jamison and John H. Perkins
  • Northern Midwest (U.S.) : farmers' views of the conversion process / Paul Porter, Lori Scott, and Steve Simmons
  • Pacific Northwest (U.S.) : diverse movements toward sustainability amid a variety of challenges / Carol Miles ... [et al.]
  • California (U.S.) : the conversion of strawberry production / Stephen R. Gliessman and Joji Muramoto
  • Ontario, Canada : lessons in sustainability from organic farmers / E. Ann Clark and Jennifer Sumner
  • Mexico : perspectives on organic production / María del Rocío Romero Lima
  • Mexico : traditional agriculture as a foundation for sustainability / Alba González Jácome
  • Cuba : a national-level experiment in conversion / Fernando R. Funes-Monzote
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Sustainable agriculture.  |  Sustainable agriculture -- Case studies.
Other authors/contributors Gliessman, Stephen R  |  Rosemeyer, Martha

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