Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems (Encyclopedia by Neal K. Van Alfen

By Neal K. Van Alfen

Encyclopedia of Agriculture and nutrients structures, moment Edition addresses very important matters via analyzing themes of world agriculture and meals platforms which are key to figuring out the demanding situations we are facing. Questions it addresses include:

  • Will we be capable of produce adequate foodstuff to fulfill the expanding nutritional want and desires of the extra billion humans anticipated to inhabit our planet by means of 2050?
  • Will we manage to meet the necessity for therefore even more meals whereas concurrently decreasing adversarial environmental results of today’s agriculture practices?
  • Will we be ready to produce the extra foodstuff utilizing much less land and water than we use now?

These are one of the most vital demanding situations that face our planet within the coming many years. The wide topics of nutrition structures and other people, agriculture and the surroundings, the technological know-how of agriculture, agricultural items, and agricultural construction structures are lined in additional than two hundred separate chapters of this paintings. The e-book offers info that serves because the beginning for dialogue of the foodstuff and atmosphere demanding situations of the area. a world team of hugely revered authors addresses those matters from a world viewpoint and offers the heritage, references, and linkages for additional exploration of every of issues of this accomplished work.

  • Addresses vital demanding situations of sustainability and potency from an international perspective.
  • Takes a close examine the $64000 concerns affecting the rural and nutrition industries today.
  • Full color throughout.

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