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By Robert L Zimdahl

ISBN-10: 0080461123

ISBN-13: 9780080461120

This state of the art and maybe arguable ebook explores the ethics of agriculture and contemplates how our present ethical stance may perhaps form our destiny. Preface; 1. advent; 2. The behavior of Agricultural technological know-how; three. while issues get it wrong; four. An creation to Ethics; five. ethical self belief in Agriculture; 6. The Relevance of Ethics to Agriculture; 7. Agricultural Sustainability; eight. Biotechnology; nine. the right way to continue

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