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By Nick Reid

Keeping and embellishing local biodiversity on farms brings many advantages in addition to supplying many demanding situations. Nature and Farming explains why you will need to maintain local vegetation and animals in agricultural landscapes, and descriptions the most important matters in constructing and enforcing sensible techniques to safeguarding local biodiversity in rural parts. The publication considers the variety of ecological and agricultural concerns that be sure what local biodiversity happens in farmland and the way it may be secured. Many inspiring case stories are provided the place cutting edge methods in the direction of integrating biodiversity and farm administration were winning, leading to win–win results for either nature and society. within the integration and synthesis of those case reports lies the kernel of a brand new paradigm for nature conservation on farms. even though the ebook specializes in biodiversity conservation on Australian and New Zealand farms, the problems and techniques mentioned are acceptable to many different built international locations, in particular in Europe and North the US.

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