The Future of Farming

The Future of Farming

by Jared (EDT) Keen

Hardcover(Library Binding)

$29.95

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781583401705
Publisher: Black Rabbit Books
Publication date: 07/01/2002
Series: Understanding Global Issues Series
Pages: 56
Product dimensions: 8.28(w) x 10.02(h) x 0.42(d)
Age Range: 15 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction5
Food Supply and Demand6
Industrialized Agriculture11
The Global Harvest16
Livestock Farming20
Map of Cereal Production26
Charting the World's Food Production28
Farm Trade and Subsidies30
Who's Afraid of Biotech?35
Sustainable Agriculture40
Time Line of Events46
Concept Web48
Quiz50
Internet Resources52
Further Reading53
Glossary54
Index55

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