Energy Analysis of the Environmental Role in Agriculture

  • H. T. Odum
Part of the Advanced Series in Agricultural Sciences book series (AGRICULTURAL, volume 14)

Abstract

In these times of changing availability of energy, designs of agroecosystems which are economically successful are changing and with them the role of agriculture in national economies and foreign trade. Understanding the role of energy in system design and economic value is a major objective of science and a prerequisite for sensible public policies.

Keywords

Biomass Fermentation Phosphorus Corn Diesel 

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