AERO"s guide to sustainable agriculture in the Northern Rockies and Plains by Alternative Energy Resources Organization (Helena, Mont.)

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Published by Alternative Energy Resources Organization in Helena, Mont .

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  • United States.,
  • Canada.


  • Agricultural conservation -- United States.,
  • Agricultural conservation -- Canada.,
  • Farm management.,
  • Sustainable agriculture.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesSustainable agriculture in the Northern Rockies and Plains.
Statementedited by Nancy Matheson.
ContributionsMatheson, Nancy.
LC ClassificationsS604.5 .A48 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p. :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1801243M
LC Control Number89205381

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Annotation: During AERO conducted a survey of selected producers practicing sustainable agriculture in seven states and two provinces of the Northern Rockies and Plains. Producers were asked to evaluate their farming practices.

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