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By Jon Hellin

This ebook is a well timed contribution in the direction of the controversy at the superior method to result in sustainable farming in marginal components. It bargains an in depth research of the social, monetary, and agro-ecological attribute of either Soil and Water Conservation (SWC) and higher Land Husbandry (BLH) and an research of case reports of BLH from principal and South the United States, Africa, and Asia.

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