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Environmental issues in agricultural and rural development

Environmental issues in agricultural and rural development

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Published by Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute in Ilorin, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria
    • Subjects:
    • Agriculture -- Environmental aspects -- Nigeria -- Congresses.,
    • Rural development -- Environmental aspects -- Nigeria -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by J.A. Onietan.
      SeriesARMTI seminar series ;, 9, ARMTI seminar series ;, no. 9.
      ContributionsOnietan, J. A., Agricultural and Rural Management Training Institute (Ilorin, Nigeria), Workshop on Environmental Issues in Agricultural and Rural Development (1994 : Ilorin, Nigeria)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS589.76.N4 E58 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 78 p. :
      Number of Pages78
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL468604M
      LC Control Number98190422

      dependent on the built environment. In the rural areas, environment forms the major supply for food, raw materials, livelihood, and income generation. It is also noted that the rural areas inhabit majority of the poor and marginalized in the country. A report on IFAD’s agricultural development and poverty reduction services inFile Size: 70KB. This Handbook rejects the popular notion that urbanization should be universally encouraged and presents clear evidence of the vital importance of rural people and places, particularly in terms of environmental conservation.

      integrated rural development is considered in this context. The significance of an effect which one activity has on the environment arises from its implications for other values which are derived from the environment. Thus the impact of agriculture on the environment . D. Barney, L. Bedford, in Chilled Foods (Third Edition), Sustainability, food miles and carbon footprint. Sustainability (in food and raw material terms) is a complex concept and reflects concern over the long-term environmental impact of agriculture and food supply chains. It covers protection of the environment, responsible use of resources, such as water, and the development and.

      EU regulation / – support for rural development by the European agricultural fund for rural development (EAFRD) and introducing transitional provisions. EU regulation / – the administration, withdrawal of support or conditions of penalties applicable to direct payments, rural development support and cross compliance. HUMAN SETTLEMENT DEVELOPMENT – Vol. IV - Rural Development: Participation and Diversity for Sustainability - Juha I. Uitto ©Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS) 1. Introduction Background As half of humanity will soon be living in cities, the attention has turned to urban development issues.


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