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    • Rural Development: An Emerging Social, Economic, and Demographic Imperative 

      Leagans, J. Paul (New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1974-06)
      America is passing through a social, economic, demographic, and technological evolution that is "unhitching" the rural development process from the modern agricultural development process. The purpose of this paper is ...
    • Preserving Agriculture in an Urban Region 

      Bills, Nelson; Colyer, Dale; Derr, Donn; Fellows, Irving; Jeffrey, Arthur; Tremblay, Raymond (New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, 1980)
      This report is concerned with the efforts being made in the northeastern United States to preserve agriculture. This region is known more for its cities than for its farms, yet the Agricultural Census of 1974 recorded ...
    • Northeast Regional Food Guide Fact Sheets 

      Wilkins, Jennifer L.; Bokaer-Smith, Jennifer (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 1996)
      These fact sheets focus on how to follow dietary guidelines with foods from the region, seasonal produce availability, and information on the Northeast food and agriculture system. The fact sheets are titled as follows: ...
    • Energy Use in Agriculture: An Overview 

      Pimentel, D.; Pimentel, M.; Karpenstein-Machan, M.; Srzednicki, G.S.; Driscoll, R.H. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 1999-01)
      This is an Invited article from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 1 (1999): D. Pimentel, M. Pimentel and M. Karpenstein-Machan. Energy ...
    • Food Safety Begins on the Farm: A Grower's Guide 

      Rangarajan, Anusuya; Bihn, Elizabeth A.; Gravani, Robert B.; Scott, Donna L.; Pritts, Marvin P. (2000)
    • The Role of Municipalities in Regulating the Land Application of Sewage Sludges and Septage 

      Harrison, Ellen Z; Eaton, Malaika M (Natural Resources Journal, 2001)
      Application of sewage sludges to agricultural lands is increasing. This use represents an economical disposal option and provides the benefit of recycling the nutrients and organic matter sludges contain. The practice, ...
    • Food Sector Development: Multifunctionality and Ethics 

      Raoult-Wack, A-L.; Bricas, N. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2001-01)
      This is an Invited Paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 3 (2001): A-L. Raoult-Wack and N. Bricas. Food Sector Development: ...
    • Synergistic Cooperation in the Food System 

      Chancellor, W. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2001-02)
      This is an Invited Paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 3 (2001): W. Chancellor. Synergistic Cooperation in the Food System. ...
    • Global Energy Flows and their Food System Components 

      Chancellor, W. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2001-12)
      This is an Invited Paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 3 (2001): W. Chancellor. Global Energy Flows and their Food System ...
    • Mechanization and Traceability of Agricultural Products: a Challenge for the Future-- Quality of Production, Reasons and Means for Traceability, Needs of Markets and Institutional and Prescriptive Aspects in the EU Context 

      De Castro, P. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2002-10)
      This is an Invited Paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 4 (2002): P. De Castro. Mechanization and Traceability of Agricultural ...
    • Engineering and Technological Outlook on Traceability of Agricultural Production and Products 

      Opara, L. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2002-12)
      This is an Invited Paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 4 (2002): L. Opara. Engineering and Technological Outlook on Traceability ...
    • Mechanization and Traceability of Agricultural Production: a Challenge for the Future System Integration and Certification. The Market Demand for Clarity and Transparency/Part 1 

      Zaske, J. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2003-02)
      This is an Invited Paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 5 (2003): J. Zaske. Mechanization and Traceability of Agricultural ...
    • Cornell Guide to Growing Fruit at Home 

      Eames-Sheavly, Marcia; Pritts, Marvin; Cramer, Craig; Bushway, Lori; Merwin, Ian; Reisinger, Richard; McKay, Steven (Cornell Cooperative Extension, 2003-05)
      Growing fruit at home can be an enjoyable activity that provides nutritious food for your family. This publication describes how to choose the best varieties; select sites; prepare soil; plant, prune and train shrubs and ...
    • Traceability of Food Products 

      Sarig, Y. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2003-12)
      This is an Invited Paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 5 (2003): Y. Sarig. Traceability of Food Products. Club of Bologna. Vol. ...
    • Water resources, agriculture and the environment. 

      Pimentel, David; Berger, Bonnie; David, Filiberto; Newton, Michelle; Wolfe, Benjamin; Karabinakis, Elizabeth; Clark, Steven; Poon, Elaine; Abbett, Elizabeth; Nandagopal, Sudha (2004-07)
      In this article, water utilization by individuals and especially agricultural systems is analyzed. Interrelationships exist among population growth, water use and distribution, the status of biodiversity, the natural ...
    • Organic and Conventional Farming Systems: Environmental and Economic Issues. 

      Pimentel, David; Hepperly, Paul; Hanson, James; Seidel, Rita; Douds, David (2005-07)
    • DAIRY INDUSTRIALIZATION AND SPRAWL IN AN UPSTATE NEW YORK COUNTY 

      Futrell, William Chad (2005-08-03)
      In this thesis I examine the interaction of agricultural industrialization and sprawl in an upstate New York county. A longitudinal representative case study of dairy farming in Ontario County, NY was conducted in order ...
    • Maturity, Quality and Marketing of Fruits and Vegetables 

      Irtwange, S. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2006-02)
      This is a paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 8 (2006): Maturity, Quality and Marketing of Fruits and Vegetables. Invited Overview. ...
    • Keeping Freshness in Fresh-cut Horticultural Produce 

      Irtwange, S. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2006-02)
      This is a paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 8 (2006): Keeping Freshness in Fresh-cut Horticultural Produce. Invited Overview. ...
    • Assessment of Crop Storage Structures in Swaziland 

      Mijinyawa, Y.; Mwinjilo, M.; Dlamini, P. (International Commission of Agricultural Engineering, 2006-10)
      This is a paper from International Commission of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR, Commission Internationale du Genie Rural) E-Journal Volume 8 (2006): Assessment of Crop Storage Structures in Swaziland. Invited Overview. ...