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Title: The biological farmer : a complete guide to the sustainable & profitable biological system of farming
Author: Gary F. Zimmer
Published: Austin, TX : Acres U.S.A. , c2000

Summary: Biological farming strives to reduce input costs, increase profits, and, at the same time, improve soil conditions and livestock health, reduce erosion, disease, weed and insect pressure and improve the environment. Biological farmers learn how to evaluate soil for its health, tilth and soil life and take steps to get soils in balance, which may at times include the judicious use of synthetic fertilizers.

ISBN: 0911311629
Call Number: 58 ZIM
Subjects: Agricultural ecology , Alternative agriculture , Biological farming , Crop production , Fertility , Soil management , Soil testing , Sustainable agriculture

Title: Science in agriculture : the professional's edge
Author: Arden B. Anderson
Published: Kansas City, MO : Acres U.S.A. , 1992

Summary: This book includes a brief introduction to chemistry, physics and biology and goes on to discuss their application to agriculture, discussing the workings of plants and soils as nature intends, and making reference to the works of Carey Reams, Philip Callahan, William Albrecht and others and advocating a biological agriculture that focuses on soil nutrition and is not reliant on petrochemical inputs.

ISBN: 0911311351
Call Number: 58 AND
Subjects: Alternative agriculture , Biological farming


Title: 1996 Acres U.S.A. Conference : intro to biological farming
Author: Gary Zimmer
Published: Metairie, LA : Acres, U.S.A. , 1996

Publishers Number: 2020A, 2020B
Call Number: 58 ZIM
Subjects: Biological farming

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