TITLE

Series will showcase sustainability efforts

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;4/7/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the efforts initiated by ranchers and farmers to conserve natural resources and to maintain their sustainability for future use in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
59920492

 

Related Articles

  • AGRIBUSINESS.  // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;3/22/2010, Vol. 39 Issue 41, p5 

    The article announces the start of the nomination process for the 2010 Leopold Conservation Award, which recognizes farmers and ranchers in Utah who demonstrate outstanding stewardship and sustainable management of natural resources.

  • MOTIVATION FOR DEVELOPMENT AND EFFECTS OF ORGANIC FARMING. Nikolova, Marina // Dialogue (1311-9206);Jun2013, Issue 2, p18 

    The development of organic farming in Bulgaria is one of the priorities of the Ministry of Agriculture and Foods which works to maintain the trend of increasing the number of organic farmers, the amount of organically cultivated lands and the diversity of organically grown crops and animals. The...

  • THE COOPERATION IN TRANS BOUNDARY REGIONS- A WAY TOWARD DEVELOPMENT AND INTEGRATION. Keco, R.; Leksinaj, Elvira; Papa, Gjergji; Musabelliu, Bahri; Me├žo, Maksim // Agricultural Management / Lucrari Stiintifice Seria I, Managemen;Jan2010, Vol. 12 Issue 1, Special section p1 

    The Trans-Boundary Region hosts unique biotopes that are important for both, European and global conservation perspective. In addition, this region is considered to be of a great cultural and historical importance. Specifically, the objective of this search is to establish bases and background...

  • Watershed target.  // American Agriculturist (0161-8237);May2011, Vol. 208 Issue 5, p5 

    The article reports on the four strategic watershed action teams (SWATs) to be sent by the Natural Resources Conservation Service in Southeast Pennsylvania, Delmarva Peninsula, and Shenandoah Valley, California to assist and provide extra funding to farmers in Chesapeake Bay, Maryland.

  • Conservation program deadline March 31.  // Clarendon Enterprise (TX);3/12/2015, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p5 

    The article announces the deadline for renewal of expiring contracts by farmers and ranchers who signed Conservation Stewardship Program contracts in 2011 with the Natural Resources Conservation Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

  • Productivity and sustainability of a vegetable ivory palm (Phytelephas aequatorialis, Arecaceae) under three management regimes in northwestern Ecuador Velasquez Runk, J. // Economic Botany;Apr/Jun1998, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p168 

    This study examines the productivity, sustainability, and managementof tagua nuts from the palm Phytelephas aequatorialis under three management regimes in northwestern Ecuador. Tagua nuts are used internationally as an ivory substitute and the palm fronds are used locally as roof thatch. Plots...

  • Additional conference abstracts.  // Population & Environment;Nov96, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p219 

    Focuses on an abstract of a study, titled `Conservation and Development: Women's Participation in Decision-Making in Ankarana, Madagascar,' by Lisa Gerzon, presented at the 1996 Workshop on Women and Sustainable Development. Analysis of the concept of `participation' in development literature...

  • Business lessons from the rain forest. Kiuchi, Takashi // Futurist;Jan/Feb98, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p50 

    Presents tips on how businesses should use the environment. Opportunities being presented by the environment to businesses; Importance of design in obtaining true profit; Mission of business in developing a sustainable human ecosystem.

  • Environment and project appraisal: lessons form two cases. van Pelt, Michiel J.F. // Annals of Regional Science;Mar1994, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p55 

    The appraisal of environmentally sensitive projects should address several issues: the political dimension of natural-resource projects, the measurement of environmental impacts, and the use of cost-benefit and multi-criteria appraisal techniques. This article describes two applications of...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics