A unique look at how the adoption of sustainable farming methods is being pursued throughout the world. This comprehensive book provides clear insight into research and education needs and the many points of view that come to bear on the issue of sustainability. Essential for agricultural leaders in research, education, conservation, policy making, and anyone else interested in creating an economically and environmentally sustainable agriculture worldwide.

part II|159 pages

Components of Sustainable Agricultural Systems

chapter 14|12 pages

Pasture Management

part IV|154 pages

Sustainable Agricultural Systems in the Tropics

part V|95 pages

Policy Development for the Low-Input Sustainable Agriculture Program

part VI|130 pages

Improved Ecological Impacts of Sustainable Agriculture

chapter 38|11 pages

Agriculture and Human Health

chapter 39|8 pages

A Matter of Commitment