Whole-Farm Planning: Ecological Imperatives, Personal Values, and Economics

Whole-Farm Planning: Ecological Imperatives, Personal Values, and Economics

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Part of the NOFA Guides. Includes information on:

  • Lessons from systems science (including tools)
  • Assessing the whole farm (what are we managing? the people, physical and mental assets, money)
  • Understanding the farm ecosystems (the water and mineral cycles, dynamics of the biological community, the energy flow)
  • Choosing appropriate tools
  • Making a framework to test decisions

Including examples and statements from practicing farmers, and more holistic resources and… (more)