By M. G. Paoletti
The elevated use of chemical fertilizers and insecticides in crop creation has adversely affected either the surroundings and the rural financial system. not just has it resulted in environmental pollutants, but additionally the expanding expenses of chemical inputs and the low costs got for agricultural items have contributed to monetary unprofitability and instability. The overseas Symposium on Agricultural Ecology and surroundings used to be organised so as to speak about methods of accomplishing the objectives of economically and environmentally sustainable agriculture. it truly is obvious really multidisciplinary attempt is needed and consequently the assembly used to be attended by means of authors from many various disciplines and geographical destinations.
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Agricultural Ecology and Environment: Proceedings of an International Symposium on Agricultural Ecology and Environment, Padova, Italy, 5-7 April 19 by M. G. Paoletti