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Development for Sustainable Agriculture

The Brazilian Cerrado

Editors: Hosono, Akio, Magno Campos da Rocha, Carlos, Hongo, Yutaka (Eds.)

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About this book

Since the mid-1970s, the tropical savanna, known as Cerrado, has been transformed into one of the world's largest grain-growing regions. This book explores how and by what Brazil achieved inclusive and sustainable growth in the Cerrado.

About the authors

Elseu Alves Elmar Wagner Wenceslau J. Goedert Edson Eyji Sano Roberto Rodriguez Emiliano Pereira Botelho

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • Introduction: Development of Cerrado Agriculture

    Hosono, Akio (et al.)

    Pages 1-7

  • Technological Innovations That Made Cerrado Agriculture Possible

    Hosono, Akio (et al.)

    Pages 11-34

  • Establishment and Early Development: PRODECER Sets Agricultural Development in the Cerrado on Track

    Hosono, Akio (et al.)

    Pages 35-60

  • Development of Cerrado Agriculture: The Path to Becoming a Major Global Breadbasket

    Hosono, Akio (et al.)

    Pages 61-90

  • The Impact of Cerrado Development: Stable Food Supply and Socially Inclusive Development with Value Chains

    Hosono, Akio (et al.)

    Pages 91-113

Buy this book

eBook £51.99
price for United Kingdom (gross)
valid through November 5, 2017
  • ISBN 978-1-137-43135-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover £65.00
price for United Kingdom (gross)
valid through November 5, 2017
  • ISBN 978-1-137-43134-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Development for Sustainable Agriculture
Book Subtitle
The Brazilian Cerrado
Editors
  • Akio Hosono
  • Carlos Magno Campos da Rocha
  • Yutaka Hongo
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-43135-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137431356
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-43134-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 257
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