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Agriculture & Livestock

Agricultural policy for the 21st Century: Towards a Socially, Economically, and Ecologically Sustainable Global System
http://home.wanadoo.nl/f.j.doorman/PaEnAgrPol.htm

Agriculture and Biodiversity Loss: Industrial Agriculture
http://www.landinstitute.org/vnews/display.v/ART/2002/08/23/439bd36c9acf1

Agroecology: Principles and Strategies for Designing Sustainable Farming Systems
http://www.biosafety-info.net/article.php?aid=291

America’s Fatal Harvest–Sixty Years of Industrial Agriculture
http://www.organicconsumers.org/biobytes/3biod060207.cfm

Biotechnology in Animal Agriculture: Status and Current Issues
http://www.usembassy.it/pdf/other/RL33334.pdf

Breaking Free from Industrial Agriculture
http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/2003/10/15/stories/2003101500140900.htm

Can Organic Farming Feed the World?
http://www.cnr.berkeley.edu/~christos/articles/cv_organic_farming.html

Eating Fossil Fuels
http://www.organicconsumers.org/corp/fossil-fuels.cfm

Ecological Costs of Livestock Grazing in Western North America
http://links.jstor.org/sici?sici=0888-8892(199409)8%3A3%3C629%3AECOLGI%3E2.0.CO%3B2-N

Ecological Impact of Modern Agriculture
http://www.eap.mcgill.ca/DIAE_1.htm

Ecological Impacts of Industrial Agriculture and the Possibilities for Truly Sustainable Farming
http://nature.berkeley.edu/~christos/espm118/web_pages/
article_pages/indust_ag_page1.html

Farmageddon
http://www.eco-action.org/dod/no7/40-53.html

Industrial Agriculture and Global Warming
http://www.indsp.org/IAGW.php

Livestock and Poultry Agriculture: The Environment and Nutrient Management Issue
http://www.back-to-basics.net/stewardship/pdfs/animalenvironmentAn-4.pdf

Modern Agriculture and Biodiversity: Uneasy Neighbors
http://www.scidev.net/dossiers/index.cfm?fuseaction=printarticle&dossier=11&policy=47

Modern Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture: Risks and Opportunities for the Poor
http://www.cgiar.org/biotech/rep0100/Ppanders.pdf

Soil Degradation: A Threat to Developing-Country Food Security by 2020?
http://www.ifpri.org/2020/briefs/number58.htm

Sustainable Agriculture: A Positive Alternative to Industrial Agriculture
http://www.ssu.missouri.edu/faculty/jikerd/papers/Ks-hrtld.htm

The Case against Agricultural Biotechnology: Why are Transgenic Crops Incompatible with Sustainable Agriculture in the Third World?
http://www.iucn.org/themes/ceesp/publications/SL/
Miguel%20A.%20Altieri%20Biotec%20Third%20World2.pdf

The Myths of Agricultural Biotechnology: Some Ethical Questions
http://www.biosafety-info.net/
article.php?aid=293&PHPSESSID=52b04b3bf69b0f73ae6b78a7267eeacf

The Social and Economic Costs of Industrial Agriculture
http://www.southcentre.org/publications/occasional/paper04/paper4-05.htm

United States Agriculture: Overcoming Barriers to Sustainability
http://geologyandgeography.vassar.edu/projects/saed/ingraham.htm

What is Ecological Agriculture?
http://www.agrenv.mcgill.ca/agrecon/ecoagr/doc/sustain.htm


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