Granstedt, Artur; Seuri, Pentti and Thomsson, Olof (2004) Effective recycling agriculture around the Baltic Sea: background report. Ekologiskt lantbruk, no. 41. Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet, Centrum för uthålligt lantbruk.
In this report the historical background and present situation of the plant nutrient balances and surplus of plant nutrients within the agricultural sector in the eight countries of the Baltic Sea catchments area (Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Denmark, Germany and Russia) are presented and analysed.
The Baltic Ecological Recycling Agriculture and Society (BERAS) project is evaluating the consequences of converting the whole agricultural sector according to recycling principles. This analysis is being based on data from selected ecological recycling farms within the Baltic drainage area and will be presented in a series of project reports of which this is the first for Work Package 2, Effects on environment, natural resources and health.
|Keywords:||local food, resource management, rural development, organic farming, organic foods|
|Subjects:||Food systems > Recycling, balancing and resource management|
|Research affiliation:||Sweden > Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) > CUL - Centre for Sustainable Agriculture|
|Deposited By:||Koistinen, Riitta|
|Deposited On:||16 Feb 2005|
|Last Modified:||12 Apr 2010 07:30|
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