Unwelcome Harvest: Agriculture and Pollution

  • Unwelcome Harvest book coverPublisher: Earthscan
  • First published: 1992
  • ISBN: 978-1-85383-036-5

Major study of the effects of modern agricultural practices on the environment and human health.

Chapters on pesticides, fertilizers, animal wastes, gaseous emissions address the side effects of agriculture.

Further chapters consider the effects of pollution on agriculture – heavy metals and air pollutants.