|Subject||Agricultural systems -- United States -- Case studies.
Agricultural systems. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00801317
Alternative agriculture -- United States.
Alternative agriculture. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00806134
Pests -- Integrated control -- United States -- Case studies.
Pests -- Integrated control. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01059145
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Agronomy -- Crop Science. -- bisacsh
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Agriculture -- Agronomy -- General. -- bisacsh
Case studies of eleven farming operations across the United States test the economic impacts of alternative agricultural practices such as integrated pest management, crop rotation, manure management, low-density animal production systems, and crop diversification. Impact of U.S. federal regulations and policies on alternative farming is also considered.