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Sustainable Intensive Agriculture: High Technology and Environmental Benefits

Drew L. Kershen
2007 Social Science Research Network  
Strange, An Application of Life-Cycle Assessment for Environmental Planning and Management: The Potential Environmental and Human Health Impacts of Growing Genetically-Modified Herbicide-Tolerant Sugar  ...  The authors of this DEFRA report relied upon life-cycle assessments in reaching their conclusions. Their focus was on Europe where transgenic crops are hardly grown.  ...  Conservation tillage by itself is not likely to be a "magic" management practice that solves the Gulf's hypoxic-zone problems.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2173364 fatcat:54vwepdhwzfopnmu4tq3ah2qk4

Temperature Mediated Moose Survival in Northeastern Minnesota

Mark S. Lenarz, Michael E. Nelson, Michael W. Schrage, Andrew J. Edwards
2009 Journal of Wildlife Management  
a second in which a WUE response was simulated by setting a lower limit for the moisture index of each modelled biome (=Plant Functional Type).  ...  The authors ran the BIOME model for three GCMs scenarios for the region, including a core scenario (UKMO: Murphy and Mitchell, 1995) , a wet scenario (OSU: Schlesinger and Zhao 1989) , and a dry scenario  ...  Tool for environmental assessment and management The Tool for Environmental Assessment and Management (TEAM) was developed by Decision Focus, Inc.  ... 
doi:10.2193/2008-265 fatcat:iorei63elnaybpsjcrn6br2bdy

Cal Ag an "information bulwark"

John Baird
2003 California Agriculture  
Macaulay and V. Butsic are Assistant UC Cooperative Extension  ...  The data was again separated by year seeded (2009 or 2010) and, within 2009, by life cycle (annual and perennial).  ...  dairy farms During two summers (2013, 2014), 10 dairy farms were assessed in Fresno, Kings and Tulare counties.  ... 
doi:10.3733/ca.v057n04p101c fatcat:tya3xb6r4vf6libjzy3knimgri

Sustainable Agriculture [chapter]

2019 Encyclopedia of Food and Agricultural Ethics  
during the Energy Life Cycle Assess ment symposium, {photo by GailFeenstra) and energy analysis program for California," said Tom Tomich, ASl/SAREP director.  ...  Symposium ASI and SAREP were two of the sponsors ot the Symposium on Energy Life Cycle Assessment of Food Systems at UC Davis in October.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-94-024-1179-9_301475 fatcat:dmw544fsf5crxez623noipb4pi

Journal of Applied Communications 100(3) Full Issue

Jason D. Ellis
2016 Journal of Applied Communications  
List footnotes and literature citations on  ...  If applicable, briefly list the purpose, methodology, population, major results, and conclusions. Begin the manuscript text as page 1. Use appropriate subheads to break up the body of the text.  ...  This research was funded by a grant from the Florida Farm Bureau, Florida Dairy Farmers, and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.  ... 
doi:10.4148/1051-0834.1236 fatcat:g4otlinopvh5vdfxwr2vr2ya4q

Human impacts and their interactions in the Baltic Sea region

Marcus Reckermann, Anders Omstedt, Tarmo Soomere, Juris Aigars, Naveed Akhtar, Magdalena Bełdowska, Jacek Bełdowski, Tom Cronin, Michał Czub, Margit Eero, Kari Petri Hyytiäinen, Jukka-Pekka Jalkanen (+15 others)
2022 Earth System Dynamics  
marine litter and microplastics, tourism, and coastal management), and they are all interrelated to different degrees.  ...  As part of the Baltic Earth Assessment Reports (BEAR), we present an inventory and discussion of different human-induced factors and processes affecting the environment of the Baltic Sea region, and their  ...  J., and Schulz, M.: Assessing agricultural soil acidification Orviku, K., Jaagus, J., Kont, A., Ratas, U., and Rivis, R.: Increasing and nutrient management in life cycle assessment, Int. J.  ... 
doi:10.5194/esd-13-1-2022 fatcat:npg6vtczfnbjrgxexeeuldnzva

From The Co-Editor

David A. Ethridge
1989 Occupational Therapy in Health Care  
The keyword search engine contains a more specific search tool that allows users to specify a search keyword.  ...  retrieved through Webbased technologies that include a navigation system, a query builder and a keyword search engine.  ...  Called by such various names as manso, yerba mansa, yerba de manso, lizard-tail or swamp root, it has traditionally been and continues to be used by indigenous and Hispanic cultures in its geographic range  ... 
doi:10.1080/j003v06n02_02 pmid:23941477 fatcat:vx6rknbfxzh77i2umso5vt5c2i

Food web changes documented in Lake Tahoe

2003 California Agriculture  
combined with science  ...  my life.  ... 
doi:10.3733/ca.v057n04p103b fatcat:ka7kd5tnwnheni5yzdycyvhhua

Abstract E-book and E-poster collection. Proceedings of International Conference on BREEDING AND SEED SECTOR INNOVATIONS FOR ORGANIC FOOD SYSTEMS. By EUCARPIA Section Organic and Low Input Agriculture jointly with LIVESEED, BRESOV, ECOBREED, FLPP projects and ECO-PB, Institute of Agricultural Resources and Economics, Latvia, 8-10 March 2021

Marta Devīte, Lāsma Rābante, Līga Dzedule, Māra Bleidere, Ilze Skrabule, Leone Ferrari
2021 Zenodo  
By EUCARPIA Section Organic and Low Input Agriculture jointly with LIVESEED, BRESOV, ECOBREED, FLPP projects and ECO-PB.  ...  seed - Multi-actor & participatory approaches - Socio-economic analysis of seed systems - Market & consumers aspects - Regulatory & policy opportunities - Sustainability assessment  ...  Acknowledgments Acknowledgements This work was supported by funding from the special account "agricultural and rural development" CASDAR managed by the French Ministry of Agriculture, Agri-food and Forests  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4727960 fatcat:xhtobdqwebc6bcwa7giw43uwga

From theory to implementation

G. C. Daily, P. A. Matson
2008 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America  
Advances are required on three key fronts, each featured here: the science of ecosystem production functions and service mapping; the design of appropriate finance, policy, and governance systems; and  ...  Novel institutional structures are being established for a broad array of services and places, creating a need and opportunity for systematic assessment of their scope and limitations.  ...  Financial support was provided by the National Science Foundation (Grants 0216450 and ACKNOWLEDGMENTS. We thank all TNC staff and partners who helped make this research possible. We thank K.  ... 
doi:10.1073/pnas.0804960105 pmid:18621697 pmcid:PMC2474530 fatcat:duxlvojlbjf3ppers47hcf3l5u

Adjusting to precarity: how and why the Roslin Institute forged a leading role for itself in international networks of pig genomics research

James W. E. Lowe
2021 British Journal for the History of Science  
leading the Pig Gene Mapping Project (PiGMaP); developing and hosting resources, such as a database for genetic linkage data; and producing associated statistical and software tools to analyse the data  ...  Over the next few decades, it was transformed by the introduction of molecular biology and transgenic research, but remained a hub of animal geneticists conducting research aimed at the livestock-breeding  ...  for the History of Science and 2018 European Society for the History of Science conferences, Amanda Rees and the two anonymous reviewers for the BJHS.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0007087421000686 pmid:34635192 fatcat:g7ljc5siqbdcpckbstcxnnh3re

Overcoming Data Scarcity in Earth Science

Angela Gorgoglione, Alberto Castro, Christian Chreties, Lorena Etcheverry
2020 Data  
available data to better represent, understand, predict, and manage the behavior of environmental systems at meaningful space-time scales.  ...  water quality, and hydrology.  ...  We also want to thank the Authors who contributed towards this Special Issue on "Overcoming Data Scarcity in Earth Science", as well as the Reviewers who provided the authors with suggestions and constructive  ... 
doi:10.3390/data5010005 fatcat:f6u7izvfvrbwreeza336qsfx6q

Theatre Presentations

2013 Advances in Animal Biosciences  
For this analysis, downstream emissions from the processing and distribution of agriculture produce were not included, because few if any Irish studies presently exist that consider the life cycle impacts  ...  There is however an alternative to the IPCC method, known as life cycle analysis (LCA), which is the preferred method to assess the GHG intensity of food (kg of GHG per unit of food).  ...  Acknowledgements This study was financially support by La Trobe University, Department of Agricultural Science. Victoria, Australia.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s2040470013000095 fatcat:r42plwe3vzgsla4j55gz3xri6e

Eight- to ten-year effects of pre-commercial thinning on understory biomass and forage of Sitka spruce/western hemlock stands in southeast Alaska

Justin S Crotteau, Annelise Rue-Johns, Jeffrey C Barnard
2019 Canadian Journal of Forest Research  
Aquatic Farming Permits A. For direction on the management of aquatic farm permits, consult the Regional Supplement to the Special Uses Handbook (FSH 2709.11). B.  ...  Q Qualified Engineer An engineer who by experience, certification, education, or license is technically trained and experienced to perform the engineering tasks specified, and is designated by the Director  ...  to credibly assess and characterize possible impacts.  ... 
doi:10.1139/cjfr-2019-0268 fatcat:jspsto4c7bchjdxxnldg3vgtp4

Community supported agriculture as public education: networked communities of practice building alternative agrifood systems

R. Alan Wight
2015 Environmental Education Research  
I am indebted to the staff and volunteers at Gorman Heritage Farm, specifically  ...  Other CSA programs offer opportunities for learning and education by training new farmers, conducting research, building community partnerships, and organizing outreach, volunteer, service learning, and  ...  Growing food and fiber, kale and greens, Growing food and fiber to keep us lean, Teaching people how it used to be, Teaching people how to believe, Teaching people step by step, How to re--member the basic  ... 
doi:10.1080/13504622.2015.1118756 fatcat:wihrysq4tzendeu7ppfvukjfje
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