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The origin and hazard of inputs to crop protection in organic farming systems: are they sustainable?


  • Edwards-Jones, G.
  • Howells, O.


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  • Edwards-Jones, G. & Howells, O., 2001. "The origin and hazard of inputs to crop protection in organic farming systems: are they sustainable?," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 67(1), pages 31-47, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:agisys:v:67:y:2001:i:1:p:31-47

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    1. Argiles, Josep M. & Brown, Nestor Duch, 2011. "A comparison of the economic and environmental performances of conventional and organic farming: evidence from financial statements," Agricultural Economics Review, Greek Association of Agricultural Economists, vol. 11(1), pages 1-18, January.
    2. Steinmann, Kimberly P. & Zhang, Minghua & Grant, Joseph A. & Pickel, Carolyn & Goodhue, Rachael E. & Klonsky, Karen, 2010. "Quantifying economic and environmental tradeoffs of walnut arthropod pest management," Agricultural Systems, Elsevier, vol. 103(5), pages 294-306, June.

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