By Donnell Hunt,David Wilson
By Donnell Hunt,David Wilson
By Roger L. Di Silvestro
By Martha Hodgkins
Barbara Kingsolver speaks to the tribe of farmers—some born to it, many self-selected—with love, admiration, and remorse. Dan Barber lines the rediscovery of misplaced grains and foodways. Michael Pollan bridges the chasm among agriculture and nature. invoice McKibben connects the early human quest for beer to the fashionable problem of farming in a swiftly altering climate.
Letters to a tender Farmer is a crucial street map of the way we consume and farm, and why now, greater than ever earlier than, we want farmers.
By Pam Hazelton,Brian Murphy
By Claude Boyd,Aaron McNevin
Aquaculture, source Use, and the Environment locations aquaculture in the greater context of worldwide inhabitants development, elevated call for for sustainable, trustworthy assets of nutrients, and the in charge use of ordinary assets. Aquaculture creation has grown swiftly in fresh a long time as over-exploitation and environmental degradation have vastly lowered wild fish shares. As fish construction has elevated, questions have persevered concerning the environmental sustainability of present aquaculture practices.
Aquaculture, source Use, and the Environment is a well timed synthesis and research of severe matters dealing with the ongoing development and reputation of aquaculture practices and items. Chapters examine the previous, current, and destiny calls for for nutrition, aquaculture creation, and take on key concerns starting from environmental affects of aquaculture to sensible most sensible administration practices in aquaculture production.
offering wide assurance of matters which are necessary to the continuing improvement of aquaculture production, Aquaculture, source Use, and the Environment can be important source for somebody desirous about the sphere of aquaculture.
By Kim H. Tan
Completely revised and up to date, incorporating virtually a decade’s worthy of advancements during this box, Environmental Soil technology, 3rd Edition, explores the full achieve of the topic, starting with soil homes and reactions and relocating directly to their courting to environmental homes and reactions. holding the association and writing type that made past versions bestsellers, the writer addresses the definitions of environmental technology, ecology, and soil technological know-how, underscoring their blend into environmental soil technology.
The e-book highlights the stay organic components that make up the soil, exploring the alterations made via agricultural operations and different human actions that bring about adjustments within the setting and our common atmosphere. those contain explanations, results, and suggestions for acid rain, international warming, and destruction of the ozone layer. the writer additionally offers huge assurance of soilless agriculture, hydroponics, fish farming, vanishing biodiversity as a result of the destruction of jungles and the rain woodland, and what to do approximately it.
New within the 3rd variation:
Growing ecological understanding has positioned the highlight on all environmental disciplines, and environmental soil technological know-how isn't any exception. This has created broader curiosity in what has usually been a primary topic. This ebook tackles issues which needs to be urgently addressed because of the mounting facts of weather switch.
By Michael S. Hand,Krista M. Gebert,Jingjing Liang,David E. Calkin,Matthew P. Thompson,Mo Zhou
By R.A. Mrode
By Phil W. West
By A. Kiadó,E. P. Botos