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Livestock in a changing landscape. / Volume 2, Experiences and regional perspectives

Author: Pierre Gerber
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Island Press, 2010.
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Presents sustainable approaches to the challenges created by fundamental shifts in livestock management and production. This book is suitable for policymakers, industry managers, and academics  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gerber, Pierre.
Livestock in a Changing Landscape : Experiences and Regional Perspectives.
Washington DC : Island Press, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Gerber
ISBN: 9781597269278 1597269271
OCLC Number: 769188564
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 189 pages) : illustrations
Contents: ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Table of Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Executive Summary""; ""Chapter 1: Introduction""; ""Chapter 2: Horn of Africa: Responding to Changing Markets in a Context of Increased Competition for Resources""; ""Chapter 3: West Africa: The Livestock Sector in Need of Regional Strategies""; ""Chapter 4: India: Growth, Efficiency Gains, and Social Concerns""; ""Chapter 5: Brazil and Costa Rica: Deforestation and Livestock Expansion in the Brazilian Legal Amazon and Costa Rica: Drivers, Environmental Degradation, and Policies for Sustainable Land Management"" ""Chapter 6: China: The East-West Dichotomy""""Chapter 7: The United States: Trends in the Dairy Industry and Their Implications for Producers and the Environment""; ""Chapter 8: Denmark-European Union: Reducing Nutrient Losses from Intensive Livestock Operations""; ""Chapter 9: Nestlé: Responses of the Food Industry""; ""Chapter 10: Cross-Cutting Observations and Conclusions""; ""Acronyms and Abbreviations""; ""Chemical Symbols, Compounds, and Units of Measurement""; ""Glossary""; ""List of Editors and Contributors""; ""Index""
Other Titles: Experiences and regional perspectives
Responsibility: edited by Pierre Gerber [and others].

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