California agriculture moving toward sustainable future

April 2012
Western Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/12/2012, p2
The article discusses the highlights of the American Farmland Trust 2012 progress report, "From Strategies to Results." The report notes that California agricultural leaders are making progress to address major challenges to the industry's sustainability guided by goals established by the State Board of Food and Agriculture's 2009 California Agricultural Vision program. Current state initiatives are guided by a 2010 blue ribbon advisory committee report outlining strategies for sustainability.


Related Articles

  • California's Central Valley losing best farmland fastest.  // Rural Cooperatives;May/Jun2006, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p27 

    The article discusses the result of a study citing the failure of most counties and major cities in California's Central Valley to make significant progress at preserving farmland. Many of the food crops grown in the state cannot be farmed anywhere else in the U.S. The research which is...

  • Newsline Co-op developments, coast to coast.  // Rural Cooperatives;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p36 

    The article offers news briefs related to consumer cooperatives in the U.S. American Farmland Trust holds a contest for consumers to vote for their favorite farmers market. Southern Idaho Potato Cooperative files a request with the U.S. Department of Justice to seek investigation on the alleged...

  • How Sustainable Are We? Ostle, Glenn // Paper 360;Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p8 

    The article focuses on the pulp and paper industry which operates in sustainable way and how sustainability has determined the industries' future direction. It discusses the importance of forest products and paper industry as the heart of sustainable future according to the Food and Agriculture...

  • An Evaluation of PRME's Contribution to Responsibility in Higher Education. Perry, Martin; Win, Shane // Journal of Corporate Citizenship;Mar2013, Issue 49, p48 

    The Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) are credited with encouraging business schools to strengthen their engagement with sustainability. This claim is examined to distinguish how far PRME is changing the willingness to address sustainability compared with gaining from a...

  • CNY Regional Economic Development Council submits 1-year report. SELTZER, RICK // Business Journal (Central New York);9/28/2012, Vol. 26 Issue 39, p1 

    The article offers information related to progress report submitted by Central New York Regional Economic Development Council. It states that the report contained the information regarding the approved state fund for Central New York. It also mentions that 69 project receiving fund have executed...

  • School district progressing with progress reports.  // ATA News;9/25/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p3 

    An excerpt from the editorial "School district progressing with progress reports," published in the September 17, 2012 of "Calgary Herald."

  • The Buncefield explosion.  // Loss Prevention Bulletin;Apr2006, Vol. 188 Issue 1, p4 

    An excerpt from "The Buncefield Investigation: Progress Report" that was published in the Health and Safety Executive report is presented.

  • April 30 Crop Progress: Corn Over Half Planted. Bennett, Jen // Corn & Soybean Digest Exclusive Insight;5/ 1/2012, p1 

    The article presents a progress report on the 2012 corn crop as of April 30.

  • Practice the art of "So What" in order to keep moving toward employment. O'Donnell, Jeanine "J. T."; Dauten, Dale // South County Journal;11/23/2011, Vol. 56 Issue 47, pD12 

    The article presents questions and answers related to employment which include why the requirement of being employed for the position for at least 9 months matters and a professional assessment of a statement in a progress report.


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics