Get this from a library! Agroecologia: processos ecológicos em agricultura sustentável. [Stephen R Gliessman]. An internationally recognized leader in the field of agroecology, Stephen (Steve) Gliessman is the Alfred E. Heller Professor of Agroecology in UC Santa Cruz’s. Para alcanzar sostenibilidad la metodología agroecológica no solo se ancla en la Ecología, lo cual se describe en el trabajo, sino que Stephen R. Gliessman.

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It presents a case for food system change and why the current industrial model of food production and distribution is not sustainable.

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Product pricing will be adjusted to match the corresponding currency. Reviews “Agroecology may be an unfamiliar concept to some, since our culture often treats agriculture and ecology as completely separate subjects, with common agricultural practices bearing no resemblance to the natural patterns that ecologists study.

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