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Title Intensive agriculture and sustainability : a farming systems analysis / edited by Glen C. Filson
Published Vancouver, B.C. : UBC Press, [2004]
©2004
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 227 pages) : illustrations
Series Sustainability and the environment
Sustainability and the environment.
Contents Introduction / Glen C. Filson -- Environmental problems associated with intensive agriculture / Glen C. Filson -- Social implications of intensive agriculture / Glen C. Filson FSR concepts and methods for addressing social and environmental problems / John Smithers, Ellen Wall, and Clarence Swanton -- Developing predictive and summative indicators to model farming systems components / Michael J. Goss, Ö [and others] -- Modelling farming system linkages / Alfons Weersink, Scott Jeffrey, and David Pannell --A whole-farm systems approach to modelling sustainable manure management on intensive swine-finishing farms / D.P. Stonehouse, G.W. de Vos, and A. Weersink -- Balancing environmental and economic concerns in manure management by use of an on-farm computerized decision support program, MCLONE4 / John R. Ogilvie, Ö [and others] -- Challenges awaiting the dairy industry as a result of its management decision environment / Wayne C. Pfeiffer and Glen C. Filson -- Water quality initiatives in the crowfoot creek watershed, Alberta / Georgina Knitel and Alfons Weersink -- The Ontario environmental farm plan: a whole-farm system approach to participatory environmental management for agriculture / John FitzGibbon, Ryan Plummer, and Robert Summers -- Integrating farming systems analysis of intensive farming / Glen C. Filson and Chris Duke
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-212) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Agricultural intensification -- Ontario.
Agricultural systems -- Research -- Ontario.
Factory farms -- Environmental aspects -- Ontario.
Factory farms -- Social aspects -- Ontario.
Sustainable agriculture -- Ontario.
Genre/Form Essays.
Form Electronic book
Author Filson, Glen C., 1947-
ISBN 0774811048
077485118X
9780774811040
9780774851183