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View Resource Consumer Attitudes Toward Agricultural Biotechnology

Since their market introduction in 1996, agricultural biotechnologies that confer insect or herbicide resistance have been adopted extensively by agricultural producers. More recently, DNA...

http://www.agecon.vt.edu/biotechimpact/extension/fact%20shee...
View Resource Dust Storms Come from the Poorer Lands

Describes the different classifications of land and the effect soil erosion has on the quality of land and its future for crop production. Contains the results of an extensive study.

http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc3521/
View Resource Economic Contributions: Biodiesel’s Contributions to the U.S. Economy

Biodiesel significantly contributes to the U.S. economy in multiple ways, according to economic analysis completed in September 2006 by John M. Urbanchuk of LECG.

http://biodiesel.org/pdf_files/fuelfactsheets/EconomicImpact...
View Resource Education and Research: Classroom and Curricula

Learning about sustainable agriculture issues can start at any age. Check here for instructional books, teaching aids, course outlines, support organizations and other teaching resources for all...

http://afsic.nal.usda.gov/nal_display/index.php?info_center=...
View Resource Education and Research: Education, Training and Employment Opportunities

Many colleges, universities and organizations award degrees or offer courses, training programs, internships or volunteer opportunities that pertain to alternative, sustainable or organic agriculture.

http://afsic.nal.usda.gov/nal_display/index.php?info_center=...
View Resource Education and Research: Research Databases and Collections

Researchers, farmers and students with an interest in sustainable agricultural practices can access a wealth of online databases and collections to find relevant research projects and results,...

http://afsic.nal.usda.gov/nal_display/index.php?info_center=...
View Resource Education and Research: Support and Funding Sources

Competitive grants programs that provide research funds to scientists, agricultural educators, farmers and ranchers and students are available from a variety of government agencies and non-profit...

http://afsic.nal.usda.gov/nal_display/index.php?info_center=...
View Resource Education and Research: Whole System and On-farm Research Techniques

Learn fundamental techniques, guidelines and tips to conduct research experiments and trials at the farm level.

http://afsic.nal.usda.gov/nal_display/index.php?info_center=...
View Resource Energy in Agriculture and Society: Insights from the Sunshine Farm

The author discusses energy conservation, and uses of renewable and nonrenewable energy sources in food production systems, from data and observations based on research conducted at the Land...

http://www.landinstitute.org/vnews/display.v/ART/2001/03/28/...
View Resource Energy Use and Carbon Release by Manufactured Inputs in Crop Production: A Comparison of two Manitoba Farms with contrasting Tillage Systems

Research compares energy use and carbon emmisions associated with various tillage and crop rotation systems.

http://www.umanitoba.ca/faculties/afs/plant_science/extensio...
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