Capturing Sunlight, Book 1 , Woody Lane


Published in: itune > Agriculture,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Environment > Environment care | Published on 04/Jan/2021 02:25

2019-04-12T07:00:00Z
There is magic in forages. The magic of sunlight and green leaves and the miracle of photosynthesis. It's the magic of legumes that pull nitrogen from the air to make proteins, of roots interacting with the soil, of plants capturing and storing carbon, and of the vast array of forages that contain the protein, fiber, and starch upon which livestock depend.

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Contaminants in Agriculture , M. Naeem, Abid Ali Ansari & Sarvajeet Singh Gill


Published in: itune > Agriculture,Books,Science & Nature,Life Sciences,Ecology > Environment care | Published on 04/Jan/2021 01:44

2020-04-25T07:00:00Z
This comprehensive volume covers recent studies into agricultural problems caused by soil and water contamination. Considering the importance of agricultural crops to human health, the editors have focused on chapters detailing the negative impact of heavy metals, excessive chemical fertilizer use, nutrients, pesticides, herbicides, insecticides, agricultural wastes...[Read More]



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Bioeconomy for Beginners , Joachim Pietzsch


Published in: itune > Agriculture,Books,Science & Nature,Business & Personal Finance,Industries & Professions,Economics,Ecology > environmental engineering | Published on 14/Dec/2020 01:35

2020-03-06T08:00:00Z
This book provides an interdisciplinary and comprehensible introduction to bioeconomy. It thus offers basic knowledge for understanding a transformation process that will shape the 21st century and requires the integration of many, so far unrelated disciplines and industries. We are talking about the gradual and necessary transition from the age of fossil fuels, whi...[Read More]



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Farm Less, Profit More: Lessons in Regenerative Grazing , Dr. Robert C. Worstell


Published in: itune > Agriculture,Books,Science & Nature,Ecology,Nature > ecology for kids | Published on 16/Nov/2020 10:26

2020-06-16T07:00:00Z
It took a crop failure to learn my biggest lesson in farming:

Row-cropping was an expensive gamble - but raising cattle on grass alone is almost guaranteed income.

The next couple of decades proved my observation right.

What people think is modern farming can lead them to bankruptcy, but grazing cattle according to Natu...[Read More]



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2014-10-01T07:00:00Z
Local, diverse and resilient - the new culture of food

Long embraced by corporations who are driven only by the desire for profit, industrial agriculture wastes precious resources and spews millions of tons of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere each year, exacerbating climate change and threatening the very earth and water on which we depend....[Read More]



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2016-10-01T07:00:00Z
Beekeeping outside the box - getting beyond the basics with top bar hives

Bee populations are plummeting worldwide. Colony Collapse Disorder poses a serious threat to many plants which rely on bees for pollination, including a significant proportion of our food crops. Top bar hives are based on the concept of understanding and working with bees'...[Read More]



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2016-10-01T07:00:00Z
Beekeeping outside the box - getting beyond the basics with top bar hives

Bee populations are plummeting worldwide. Colony Collapse Disorder poses a serious threat to many plants which rely on bees for pollination, including a significant proportion of our food crops. Top bar hives are based on the concept of understanding and working with bees'...[Read More]



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