Organic Farming: A Promising Way of Food Production
by Petr Konvalina (ed.)
Publisher: InTech 2016
Number of pages: 372
Many of the traditional farming methods used in the past are still useful today. Organic farming takes the best of these and combines them with modern scientific knowledge. Authors' task was to write a book where many different existing studies could be presented in a single volume, making it easy for the reader to compare methods, results and conclusions.
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