By Henk de Zeeuw,Pay Drechsel,HRH The Prince of Wales
As humans more and more migrate to city settings and greater than 1/2 the world's inhabitants now lives in towns, it is important to devise and supply for sustainable and resilient nutrients platforms which replicate this problem. This quantity offers adventure and evidence-based "state of the artwork" chapters at the key dimensions of city nutrients demanding situations and kinds of intra- and peri-urban agriculture.
The ebook presents city planners, neighborhood coverage makers and concrete improvement practitioners with an outline of an important elements of city nutrients platforms in response to an up-to-the-minute assessment of study effects and functional stories in either built and constructing international locations. by way of doing so, the overseas staff of authors presents a balanced textbook for college students of the becoming variety of classes on sustainable agriculture, nutrients and concrete reviews, in addition to a high-quality foundation for well-informed coverage making, making plans and implementation concerning the improvement of sustainable, resilient and simply city nutrients systems.
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Cities and Agriculture: Developing Resilient Urban Food Systems (Earthscan Food and Agriculture) by Henk de Zeeuw,Pay Drechsel,HRH The Prince of Wales