Organic and conventional agriculture: Materializing discourse and agro-ecological managerialism
AbstractThis introduction situates key themesfound in papers given at a recent workshop on thechanging material practices, meanings, and regulationof US organic food production. The context is theemergence of an international bio-politics ofagriculture and food and, more particularly in the US,the contradictions of sustainable agriculturemovements catalyzed by the rapid scaling up of organicagriculture from a niche activity to nascentindustry. Copyright Kluwer Academic Publishers 2000
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Volume (Year): 17 (2000)
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