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Protecting American agriculture

Protecting American agriculture

a global approach

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service,
  • Agriculture -- International cooperation

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet (8 p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14285922M

    Agriculture is a major industry in the United States, which is a net exporter of food. As of the census of agriculture, there were million farms, covering an area of million acres (3,, km 2), an average of acres ( hectares) per farm.. Although agricultural activity occurs in every state in the union, it is particularly concentrated in the Great Plains, a vast expanse. Policy Guide on Agricultural Land Preservation. This APA policy guide addresses the loss of agricultural land through urban development on good farmland that could be accommodated on less productive land; highlighting the need to link farmland protection to controls preventing development, it lists key points to consider and support when planning for agricultural land protection.

    American Journal of Environmental Protection (AJEP) aims to be the principal international journal for publication of high quality, original papers in the branches of engineering concerned with the protection of the environment. It facilitates better understanding of environmental risks to humans and ecosystems and it also shows the methods for their analysis as well as trends in the search of. American agriculture is entering a new technological era that holds great promise. Biotechnology and advanced computer systems have the potential to increase productivity, enhance the environment, improve food safety and quality, and bolster U.S. agricultural.

    The agricultural policy of the United States is composed primarily of the periodically renewed federal U.S. farm Farm Bills have a rich history which initially sought to provide income and price support to US farmers and prevent them from adverse global as well as local supply and demand shocks. Although not featured prominently in history books, American land and agricultural policy laid the groundwork for the country’s geographic, political, and economic development. It defined settlement patterns, characterized America’s role in the global market, and navigated the country in and out of economic turmoil. While most agricultural policy is distinguished by financial assistance to.


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