Regenerating Agriculture: Policies and Practices for Sustainability and Self-Reliance

  • Regenerating Agriculture book coverPublisher: Earthscan
  • First published: 1995
  • ISBN: 978-0-30905-246-7

This book analyses the scale of the challenge facing agriculture today, and details the concepts and characteristics of alternative, sustainable practices. It assesses policy frameworks and institutional processes, and sets out 25 alternative policies that are known to work to support the shift towards greater self-reliance and sustainability in agriculture.

  1. Sustainable Agriculture
  2. The Modernization of Agriculture
  3. The Environmental and Social Costs of Improvement
  4. Resource-Conserving Technologies and Processes
  5. Local Groups and Institutions for Sustainable Agriculture
  6. External Institutions and Partnerships with Farmers
  7. Linking Process to Impact: The Transition to Sustainable Agriculture
  8. Agricultural Policy Frameworks and Institutional Processes
  9. Policies That Work for Sustainable Agriculture