2 edition of Approaches to an agricultural typology for Canada found in the catalog.
Approaches to an agricultural typology for Canada
Michael John Troughton
by Center of Agricultural Geography, Institute of Agricultural Economy and Policy, University Academy for Agriculture Sciences and Humanities in Verona
Written in English
|Statement||M. J. Troughton.|
|Contributions||Canada. Census Division.|
|LC Classifications||S451.5.A1 T75, S451.5A1 T75 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||p. 358-384 :|
|Number of Pages||384|
Adaptation in agriculture to climate change is important for impact andvulnerability assessment and for the development of climate change policy. A wide variety of adaptation options has been proposed as having thepotential to reduce vulnerability of agricultural systems to risks related toclimate change, often in an ad hoc fashion. This paper Cited by: In this paper we develop a policy-relevant typology using different intervention types and nutrition constraints. Our approach is based on an amendable demarcation of areas within a four-indicator diagram, each of which represents a core dimension of food and nutrition security (FNS), which makes our typology conceptually sound, operationally flexible, and less data intensive.
ACROSS A TYPOLOGY OF FARM DIVERSIFICATION APPROACHES Gerard McElwee and Gary Bosworth Diversification, in its many forms, contributes an increasing proportion of income to farm based on the role of the farmer and the impact of new activity on the core agricultural business. Using this typology, the paper’s key contribution is to establish. largest in the agricultural sector Returns to agricultural extension in many cases exceed returns to agricultural extension. • Review of social rate of returns to research and extension from 95 developing countries showed that returns to extension was 80% and 50% for research (Alston et al. ).File Size: 1MB.
Insights into agricultural adaptation to climatic change come from a variety of research approaches, which consider various scales (plant, plot, ﬁeld, farm, region, sector, nation and international) and employ several different perspectives (Smith- ers and Smit ; Bryant et al. ; Skinner et al. Get this from a library! Agricultural typology and land use: proceedings of the Agricultural Typology Commission meeting, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. [Lloyd George Reeds; International Geographical Union. Commission for Agricultural Typology.].
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How Was the Study Conducted. Data in this report are from the Agricultural Resource Management Survey (ARMS) for to and the Farm Costs and Returns Survey, a predecessor to ARMS. CHAPTER 3 AGRICULTURAL TYPOLOGY IN THE GANGA-YAMUNA DOAB A. The Concept of Agricultural Typology The concept of agricultural typology was initiated in I.G.U.
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It is a highly inter-relatedFile Size: 2MB. Agricultural typology concept and method.  Kostrowicki J. Chairman, Commission on Agricultural Typology, International Geographical Union, Institute of Geography PAN, Warsaw (Poland) [Corporate Author] Lembaga Kemajuan Pertanian Muda, Alor Setar (Malaysia).
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An agricultural holding, in the sense defined for the FAO international censuses, is considered to be a basic unit in agricultural typology. At the same time, however, despite all its déficiences, in macro-scale studies and particularly when dealing.
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