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The Next Green Revolution

Essential Steps to a Healthy, Sustainable Agriculture

by James E., Ph.D. Horne

  • 134 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & Farming,
  • Techniques,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • Gardening,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Natural Resources,
  • Sustainable agriculture,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9539675M
    ISBN 101560228865
    ISBN 109781560228868

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Her book is a manifesto for creating alternative modes of work, politics, and human interaction that will collectively constitute the next American Revolution. eISBN: Subjects: Sociology.

      As a result of the Green Revolution in the 's, 70's and 80's, crop yields soared in India, China and Latin America, enabling them to break free of extreme hunger and recurrent famine.   The Green Revolution – the apparently miraculous increase in cereal crop yields achieved in the s – came under severe criticism in the s because of its demands for optimal irrigation, intensive use of fertilisers and pesticides; its damaging impact on social structures; and its monoculture Edition: 1st Edition.

      A detailed retrospective of the Green Revolution, its achievement and limits in terms of agricultural productivity improvement, and its broader impact at social, environmental, and economic levels is provided. Lessons learned and the strategic insights are reviewed as the world is preparing a “redux” version of the Green Revolution with more integrative environmental and social impact Cited by: Foods Frontier The Next Green Revolution Epub Books - Jirō Akagawa Library Foods Frontier Provides A Survey Of Pioneering Agricultural Research Projects Underway In Ethiopia Zimbabwe Uganda India China Chile Brazil Mexico And Peru By A Writer Both.


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The Next Green Revolution by James E., Ph.D. Horne Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Food's Frontier provides a survey of pioneering agricultural research projects underway in Ethiopia, Zimbabwe, Uganda, India, China, Chile, Brazil, Mexico, and Peru by a writer both well-grounded technically and sensitive to social and cultural issues.

The book starts from the premise that the "Green Revolution" which averted mass starvation a generation ago is not a/5. The Next Green Revolution is written to be accessible and convincing to people who are not currently involved in sustainable agriculture, as well as those who are.

While many books have explored aspects of sustainable agriculture or even attempted a comprehensive appraisal, none have synthesized its key ideas into eight steps that farmers can follow and educators can teach.

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Although likely to resonate best with teens and twenty-somethings, there is something here for people of every age/5(12). The Green Revolution documents the tremendous change in public awareness and attitudes since the publication of Rachel Carson's Silent Spring. Sale assesses the growth of national environmental organizations and the influence of scientists and their theories about global warming, the greenhouse effect, acid rain, toxic waste, and by: “The next green revolution will supercharge the tools of the old one,” says Robert Fraley, chief technology officer at Monsanto and a winner of the prestigious World Food Prize in   Richard Manning is the author of Last Stand, A Good House, Grassland, and One Round lives in Montana.

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The book starts from the premise that the "Green Revolution" which averted mass starvation a generation ago is not a long-term solution to 5/5(1). Food’s Frontier (Paperback) The Next Green Revolution. By Richard Manning.

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The Next Green Revolution May Rely on Microbes To feed a planet of 9 billion, scientists are breeding mycorrhizal fungi that promise to boost crop yields by unlocking more nutrients in the soil.

The Green Revolution, or Third Agricultural Revolution, is a set of research technology transfer initiatives occurring between and the late s, that increased agricultural production worldwide, particularly in the developing world, beginning most markedly in the late s.

The initiatives resulted in the adoption of new technologies, including high-yielding varieties (HYVs) of cereals. Get this from a library! Food's frontier: the next green revolution. [Richard Manning] -- "By now it is clear that the techniques of the first "Green Revolution," which averted mass starvation a generation ago - pesticides, chemical fertilizers, focusing on a few key crops - are.Green Revolution is part ecological, theological, and political primer, part road warrior for the planet memoir, and part how-to book.

Although likely to resonate best with teens and twenty-somethings, there is something here for people of every age.The Next Green Revolution – SAT contributes to National Geographic article Posted on /10/20 by admin We would like to warmly thank Tim Folger, author of the article “ The Next Green Revolution ” for giving SAT the opportunity to contribute to such an important debate.