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The Essentials of Sustaining Agricultural Production

Posted by Andrew McGuire | July 16, 2015

As a member of the Washington State University Center for Sustaining Agriculture and Natural Resources, I work as an irrigated cropping systems agronomist working on ways to sustain agriculture (a professor I know promotes the use of tee shirts that say “I’m an AGRONOMIST – look it up!”). In doing this, I have come to realize that there are certain requirements that agriculture must meet to produce food and to keep producing food (yes, fiber too, and other non-food products, but mainly we are concerned with food production). I view these as a hierarchy, such that if the top requirement is not attained, the lower requirements do not mean much, but once the top requirement has been met, we can move to the next one, provided that how we do it does not threaten any of the requirements above it. Each component is required, but not sufficient; all of them are needed. Read more »

Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter – April 2010

Posted by CAHNRS.Web Team | July 21, 2010
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Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter – June 2010

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Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter – December 2009

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Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter – August 2009

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Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter – May 2009

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Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter – March 2009

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Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter – December 2008

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Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter – Fall 2008

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Sustaining the Pacific Northwest Newsletter – Winter 2008

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