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Advisory Tools for Use in Organic Farming

Peers, David and van Diepen, Pauline (2008) Advisory Tools for Use in Organic Farming. Institute of Organic Training and Advice, Craven Arms, Shropshire, UK.

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Summary

Advisory tools are an invaluable aid for advisers in providing farmers with the necessary information for analysis and planning of all aspects of the farm. The review of Advisory Tools provides access to and a comprehensive list of all the templates, calculators and analytical tools available to organic advisers, covering the nutrient managment, business, soils and animal husbandry.
The review identifies relevant research and development, the tools developed and draws on farm and advisory experience of using advisory tools, The review summerises the tools available for advisors providing a brief description of the tool and its use.


EPrint Type:Other
Keywords:energy efficiency, energy use, Carbon and emissions auditing, Carbon Accounting for Land Managers
Subjects: Environmental aspects
Research affiliation: UK > Institute of Organic Training and Advice (IOTA)
UK > ADAS
UK > Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
Related Links:http://organicadvice.org.uk/index.htm
Deposited By: Measures, Mr Mark
ID Code:5580
Deposited On:26 Mar 2009
Last Modified:12 Apr 2010 07:31
Document Language:English
Status:Published
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed
Additional Publishing Information:Research Review for Advisors

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