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Food, energy, and society

David Pimentel

Food, energy, and society

by David Pimentel

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Published by CRC Press in Boca Raton, FL .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDavid Pimentel, Marcia H. Pimentel.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 380 p. :
Number of Pages380
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22769105M
ISBN 109781420046670

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. This coffee table book is part guide and part cookbook— informative without being technical. The book begins by giving an overview of pulses, and explains why they are an important food for the future. Better Farming 1. The Way to Work, the Living Plant This handbook () is designed for intermediate level agricultural education and training.

Table of contents for Food, energy, and society / David Pimentel, Marcia H. Pimentel. Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. Note: Contents data are machine generated . Energy, Society and Environmentis an introduction to energy and energy use, and the interactions between technology, society and the environment. The book is clearly structured to examine: * key environmental issues, and the harmful impacts of energy use * new technological solutions to environmental problems * implementation of possible.

Various levels of food webs and chains were represented by consuming plant and animal foods. Suppose you ate a bison burger. During the food production and processing there were various interactions such as the live bison eating grass grown via photosynthesis (using sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water) and then you eating the bison steak after. Research Papers, Publications and Books | 04 Sep Multi-Stakeholder Development of a Serious Game to Explore the Water-Energy-Food-Land-Climate Nexus // The SIM4NEXUS Approach Water, energy, food, land and climate form a tightly-connected nexus in which actions on one sector impact other sectors, creating feedbacks and unanticipated.


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