World agriculture and the environment : a commodity-by-commodity guide to impacts and practices / Jason Clay

Author(s): Clay, Jason W
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Subjects: Agriculture--Environmental aspects
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, D.C. : Island Press, c2004
LC Classification: S
Physical Description: xii, 570 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction 1
1. Agricultural Trends and Realities 11
2. Agriculture and the Environment 45
Commodities
3. Coffee 69
4. Tea 93
5. Cocoa 113
6. Orange Juice 137
7. Sugarcane 155
8. Soybeans 173
9. Palm Oil 203
10. Bananas 237
11. Cashews 263
12. Cotton 283
13. Wood Pulp 305
14. Rubber 333
15. Tobacco 347
16. Wheat 367
17. Rice 387
18. Corn (Maize) 407
19. Sorghum 429
20. Cassava 447
21. Beef 461
22. Shrimp 491
23. Salmon 513
Conclusion 543
About the Author 553
Index 555
Notes: LCCN: 2003016786
ISBN: 1559633670 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 1559633700 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Agricultural trends and realities -- Agriculture and the environment -- Coffee -- Tea -- Cocoa -- Orange juice -- Sugarcane -- Soybeans -- Palm oil -- Bananas -- Cashews -- Cotton -- Wood pulp -- Rubber -- Tobacco -- Wheat -- Rice -- Corn (maize) -- Sorghum -- Cassava -- Beef -- Shrimp -- Salmon
OCLC Number: 52565286
ISBN/ISSN: 1559633670
1559633700