Agrobiodiversity Management for Food Security

Written By Jillian M. Lenné
Agrobiodiversity Management for Food Security
  • Publsiher : CABI
  • Release : 29 July 2021
  • ISBN : 1845937619
  • Pages : 239 pages
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Download or read book entitled Agrobiodiversity Management for Food Security by author: Jillian M. Lenné which was release on 29 July 2021 and published by CABI with total page 239 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Agrobiodiversity provides most of our food through our interaction with crops and domestic animals. Future global food security is firmly anchored in sound, science-based management of agrobiodiversity. This book presents key concepts of agrobiodiversity management, critically reviewing important current and emerging issues including agricultural development, crop introduction, practical diversity in farming systems, impact of modern crop varieties and GM crops, conservation, climate change, food sovereignty and policies. It will also address claims and misinformation in the subject based on sound scientific principles.

Agrobiodiversity Management for Food Security

Agrobiodiversity Management for Food Security
  • Author : Jillian M. Lenné,David Wood
  • Publisher : CABI
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 239
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Agrobiodiversity provides most of our food through our interaction with crops and domestic animals. Future global food security is firmly anchored in sound, science-based management of agrobiodiversity. This book presents key concepts of agrobiodiversity management, critically reviewing important current and emerging issues including agricultural development, crop introduction, practical diversity in ...

Agrobiodiversity Management for Food Security

Agrobiodiversity Management for Food Security
  • Author : Jillian M. Lenné,David Wood
  • Publisher : CABI
  • Release Date : 2011-02-01
  • Total pages : 247
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Agrobiodiversity provides most of our food through our interaction with crops and domestic animals. Future global food security is firmly anchored in sound, science-based management of agrobiodiversity. This book presents key concepts of agrobiodiversity management, critically reviewing important current and emerging issues including agricultural development, crop introduction, practical diversity in ...

Agrobiodiversity a training manual for farmer groups in East Africa

Agrobiodiversity   a training manual for farmer groups in East Africa
  • Author : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  • Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org.
  • Release Date : 2018-06-26
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Farmers play a crucial role in the preservation and sustainable use of agrobiodiversity. In fact, the diversity of species that support our current agricultural production systems has been carefully managed and shaped by farming communities, over the course of the history of humankind. Farmers act as custodian of the Earth’...

Learning Agrobiodiversity

Learning Agrobiodiversity
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Bioversity International
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 118
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Read online Learning Agrobiodiversity written by , published by Bioversity International which was released on 2009. Download full Learning Agrobiodiversity Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Protected Landscapes and Agrobiodiversity Values

Protected Landscapes and Agrobiodiversity Values
  • Author : Thora Amend,Jessica Brown,Ashish Kothari
  • Publisher : Kasparek Verlag
  • Release Date : 2008-01-01
  • Total pages : 139
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Presents twelve case studies from different parts of the world illustrating the role Protected Landscapes are playing in conserving agrobiodiversity and related knowledge and practices. This title includes a synthesis that focuses on the key lessons to be learned from these case studies...

Agrobiodiversity

Agrobiodiversity
  • Author : Karl S. Zimmerer,Stef de Haan
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2019-04-30
  • Total pages : 408
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Experts discuss the challenges faced in agrobiodiversity and conservation, integrating disciplines that range from plant and biological sciences to economics and political science. Wide-ranging environmental phenomena—including climate change, extreme weather events, and soil and water availability—combine with such socioeconomic factors as food policies, dietary preferences, and market forces ...

Agrobiodiversity Conservation and Economic Development

Agrobiodiversity Conservation and Economic Development
  • Author : Andreas Kontoleon,Unai Pascual,Melinda Smale
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2008-10-03
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : This book reflects current developments in the economics of agrobiodiversity and focuses its attention on the role agrobiodiversity can have for economic development. As a new and rapidly expanding subfield at the interface of environmental/ecological, agricultural and development economics, the editors and contributors to this volume provide a thorough, ...

Agrobiodiversity in Global Conservation Policy

Agrobiodiversity in Global Conservation Policy
  • Author : David Wood
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 35
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Read online Agrobiodiversity in Global Conservation Policy written by David Wood, published by which was released on 1993. Download full Agrobiodiversity in Global Conservation Policy Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Governing Agrobiodiversity

Governing Agrobiodiversity
  • Author : Regine Andersen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-04-22
  • Total pages : 442
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Plant genetic diversity is crucial to the breeding of food crops and is therefore a central precondition for food security. Diverse genetic resources provide the genetic traits required to deal with crop pests and diseases, as well as changing climate conditions. Plant genetic diversity is also essential for traditional small-scale ...

Agrobiodiversity and the Law

Agrobiodiversity and the Law
  • Author : Juliana Santilli
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-03-15
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : A wide range of crop genetic resources is vital for future food security. Loss of agricultural biodiversity increases the risk of relying on a limited number of staple food crops. However, many laws, such as seed laws, plant varieties protection and access and benefit-sharing laws, have direct impacts on agrobiodiversity, ...

Agrobiodiversity Conservation Securing the Diversity of Crop Wild Relatives and Landraces

Agrobiodiversity Conservation Securing the Diversity of Crop Wild Relatives and Landraces
  • Author : Nigel Maxted, M. Ehsan Dulloo, Brian V. Ford-Lloyd, Lothar Frese, José Iriondo and Miguel A.A. Pinheiro de Carvalho
  • Publisher : CABI
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 387
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Based on the 2010 conference 'Towards the establishment of genetic reserves for crop wild relatives and landraces in Europe', this book is the cutting-edge discussion of agrobiodiversity conservation. By considering the benefits of understanding and preserving crop wild relatives and landraces, it encompasses issues as wide-ranging and topical as habitat protection, ...

Agrobiodiversity conservation on farm Nepal s contribution to a scientific basis for national policy recommendations 10 February 2002 Kathmandu Nepal

Agrobiodiversity conservation on farm  Nepal s contribution to a scientific basis for national policy recommendations  10 February 2002  Kathmandu  Nepal
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Bioversity International
  • Release Date : 2021-07-29
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Read online Agrobiodiversity conservation on farm Nepal s contribution to a scientific basis for national policy recommendations 10 February 2002 Kathmandu Nepal written by , published by Bioversity International which was released on . Download full Agrobiodiversity conservation on farm Nepal s contribution to a scientific basis for national policy recommendations 10 February 2002 Kathmandu Nepal ...

Agrobiodiversity School Gardens and Healthy Diets

Agrobiodiversity  School Gardens and Healthy Diets
  • Author : Danny Hunter,Emilita Monville-Oro,Bessie Burgos,Carmen Nyhria Roel,Blesilda M. Calub,Julian Gonsalves,Nina Lauridsen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-03-03
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : This book critically assesses the role of agrobiodiversity in school gardens and its contribution to diversifying diets, promoting healthy eating habits and improving nutrition among schoolchildren as well as other benefits relating to climate change adaptation, ecoliteracy and greening school spaces. Many schoolchildren suffer from various forms of malnutrition and ...

Developing Markets for Agrobiodiversity

Developing Markets for Agrobiodiversity
  • Author : Alessandra Giuliani,Bioversity International
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-04-27
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : This wonderful book demonstrates how rural livelihoods - as well as diets, health and ways of life - are enhanced by the so-called neglected and underutilized plant species which, in the books Syrian case study, include such deliciously interesting things as capers, laurel, jujube and figs. Using value chain analysis ...

Agrobiodiversity and International Law

Agrobiodiversity and International Law
  • Author : Patricia Kameri-Mbote
  • Publisher : Acts Press
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 35
  • ISBN : 1845937619
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Summary : Read online Agrobiodiversity and International Law written by Patricia Kameri-Mbote, published by Acts Press which was released on 1999. Download full Agrobiodiversity and International Law Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....