US and Canada team up for agroforestry

April 2012
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/19/2012, p3
The article reports on the collaboration of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Canadian Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food in promoting agricultural and forestry techniques to create a sustainable land-use structure. It cites the Memorandum of Understanding between the two countries to pool their resources on research and development to further agroforestry and address climate change. It cites that agroforestry practices include soil protection and improvement of air/water quality.


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