By Colin G. Scanes,John A. Miranowski,Kenneth M. Quinn
This renowned annual booklet includes:
- Global agricultural statistics
- Trends within the meals advertising system
- Agricultural policies
- Global nutrition lack of confidence (a contribution from UNFAO)
- Ethics of agriculture
- Success in constructing sustainable agriculture systems
- Efficacy and safeguard of plant biotechnology
- An invited assessment by way of the realm meals Laureate
Researchers and learn libraries alike will have fun with the "Frontiers" component to this e-book. As its identify indicates, this part grants studies at the most recent breakthroughs in agriculture study. geared toward college in schools of agriculture, undergraduate and graduate scholars, coverage makers, govt and scientists, public libraries, farmers and agribusiness operators, this booklet is the major to conserving present on agricultural examine and policy.
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