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Sustainability Conundrums

  • Kodoth Prabhakaran Nair
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Abstract

Sustainable agriculture requires the simultaneous maintenance of several complex dimensions: productivity, ecological integrity, economic viability, and social relevance. Each of these dimensions by itself, is complex and highly contextual. The chapter addresses these aspects.

Keywords

Sustainable agriculture The Nutrient Buffer Power Concept” Adaptive process Long term productivity Resource conservation Resources Natural capital Physical capital Social capital 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kodoth Prabhakaran Nair
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  1. 1.International Agricultural Scientistc/o Mavila PankajakshyCalicutIndia

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