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Since their incomes are based on off-farm sources, farming is more of a lifestyle than an income activity.
Ask students how different experiences in the early Lives of Randall Warner and his children might have influenced them to view farm Life from such different perspectives, producing what might be called a "generation gap" in farming.
While farms were historically the backbones to most mutuals, the operation of farming has changed over the years.
This book, Troubled Fields: Men, Emotions, and the Crisis in American Farming, is an anthropological study of the effects of the Farm Crisis in Northwest Oklahoma.
Lindsey Ketchel, director of agriculture programs at Vermont's Intervale Center--which provides startup capital and professional training to aspiring farmers--says that she is witnessing an inspiring increase in the number of young people who want to make a career out of organic farming.
Risk-based meal consumption rates are based on average DLC concentrations for fish from each farming region, city, and species of wild Pacific salmon as reported by Hites et al.
If bluefin tuna is in jeopardy because of farming practices, then farming will need stricter regulations to ensure that other tuna species do not suffer the same fate.
Just like the huge factory ships that depleted many populations of wild fish during the past two decades, salmon farming has focused on increasing production without giving enough consideration to its environmental and biological consequences," says conservation expert Michael Weber, author of What Price Farmed Fish: A review of the environmental and social costs of farming carnivorous fish (Sea Web Aquaculture Clearinghouse, 2003).
The Code offers many exceptions to the general rules, specifically designed to help different segments of the farming industry not only to survive, but to thrive.
Two things help Dan and Annie Wasson survive while others are forced out of farming.
Organic farming is very appropriate for Uganda,' he says, `because you get much yield from a small area.
NOTTINGHAMSHIRE: Top Brackendale, Bingam; Hall Farm, Kneeton; CA Strawson Farming Ltd, Newark.
3) Related to risk sharing, the agricultural ladder posits that settlers, especially young farmers and immigrants, use tenancy as a rung on the agricultural ladder between labouring and ownership, and that renting makes economic sense until such time as they acquire the requisite capital and knowledge of land and farming techniques to make ownership a less risky and more viable enterprise.
Tommy Helle's family has been farming in the Rio Grande valley since the 1920s.
lies the ideal "laboratory' for testing the effects of different farming techniques on soil.