Arthur P.J. Mol, Chair and Professor in Environmental Policy, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
'Biodiversity plays a pivotal role in determining agricultural production and shaping the livelihoods of agricultural communities. This volume skilfully examines relationships between agricultural biodiversity, livelihoods and markets. It is essential reading for anyone wishing to know more about these vitally important relationships.'
Professor Mark McGillivray, Chief Ec0onomist, Australian Agency for International Development
Agricultural biodiversity - or agrobiodiversity - plays a pivotal role in the livelihoods of all farmers, since it 'encompasses the variety of plants and animals and micro-organisms at sepcies and ecosystem level which are necessary to sustain key functions in the agroecosystem.'
New Agriculturist, May 2010.