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Better Land Husbandry

From Soil Conservation to Holistic Land Management

by Jon Hellin

  • 4 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Science Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • Soil productivity,
  • Planning,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Agriculture - Agronomy,
  • Land use, Rural,
  • Agriculture - Soil Science,
  • Soil conservation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8752991M
    ISBN 101578082447
    ISBN 109781578082445

    THE LAND HUSBANDRY ACT No. 22 of [Date of Assent: 23rd April, ] [Date of Commencement.'16th May. ] Gazette 23 ACT To control and improve, in respect of agricultural land, the use of land, soil conservation, water resources, irrigation and certain agricultural practices, and to provide for incidental or connected Size: KB. Animal husbandry is the branch of agriculture concerned with animals that are raised for meat, fibre, milk, eggs, or other includes day-to-day care, selective breeding and the raising of livestock. Husbandry has a long history, starting with the Neolithic revolution when animals were first domesticated, from aro BC onwards, antedating farming of the first crops.

    Book Description. The farming of animals for meat and milk confronts a stark dilemma. While world demand from a growing and more affluent human population is increasing rapidly, there are strong counter-arguments that we should eat less meat and pay more attention to environmental protection, animal welfare and human health and well-being. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      RADA - Land Husbandry. Category Autos & Vehicles; Song Race To Action; Album Broadcast Vol 2. 4 ‘By there were families entitled to, but without, land’ (G. K. Garbett, The Land Husbandry Act of Southern Rhodesia in African Agrarian Systems). 5 Quoted by M. L. Rifkind (Rhodesian History, Vol. 3, ).


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