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Integrated crop and animal production

Integrated crop and animal production

making the most of resources available to small farms in developing countries : a Bellagio conference, October 18-23, 1978

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Published by Rockefeller Foundation in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural systems -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
    • Farms, Small -- Developing countries -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 69-78.

      Statement[edited by] R. E. McDowell and P. E. Hildebrand.
      SeriesWorking papers - The Rockefeller Foundation, Working papers (Rockefeller Foundation)
      ContributionsMcDowell, R. E. 1921-, Hildebrand, Peter E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS560.3 .I57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination78 p. :
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4420391M
      LC Control Number79024697

      Specialized crop producers have generally shown little interest in integrated crop-livestock systems due to comfort with commodity support policies, managerial ease of crop only systems, and rising market prices for their products that preclude any felt need to consider additional enterprises or alternative production by: The movement towards specialization of crop and animal production has separated integrated crop-livestock systems from their historical roots over the past century (Russelle et al., ).

        Crop Production and Management Class 8 Science Chapter 1. Crop Production and Management Class 8 Science Chapter 1 as per NCERT Book used in CBSE and other Schools. The lesson covers the complete explanation of class 8 Chapter 1 Crop production and covered are crops, types of crops, agricultural practices and implements used for farming. FRANZLUEBBERS: INTEGRATED CROP–LIVESTOCK SYSTEMS IN THE SOUTHEASTERN USA pasture also accumulated soil microbial biomass at an equivalent rate of 19 to 24% yr21with grazing and 10 to 15% yr21without cattle grazing (Franzluebbers and Stuedemann, a).

        Integrated Farming System (IFS) It integrates natural resources into farming activities to achieve maximum replacement of offfarm inputs. Components: Crop-livestock system Agri-silviculture Agri-horticulture Silvi-horticulture 8. “ It is the farming system which combines crop production with livestock rearing”. 9. • Crop residue: crop residues are used for a variety of purposes - one is as livestock feed; this constitutes another key link between cropping and animal keeping.6 The straw of cereals and grain legumes provides valuable feed after harvest. Sandford () claims that, in integrated .


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