TITLE

A NECESSIDADE DE AGROECOSSISTEMAS SUSTENTÁVEIS FRENTE AO CENÁRIO SOCIAL E AMBIENTAL NA ATUALIDADE

AUTHOR(S)
Vargas, Daiane Loreto; Hillig, Clayton; Netto, Tatiane Almeida
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Revista Monografias Ambientais;out-dez2012, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p2260
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This work aims to expose data scenario of unsustainability social and environmental change issues in relation to consumption and way of life of society. Highlighting these aspects in the scenario of Brazil, especially in relation to agricultural issues and presents science and agroecological practices as an alternative to natural sustainability of agroecosystems. Pointing as a result, a process that can provide over time restoring and maintaining the balance of agroecosystems and a way of life that values the social and environmental issues
ACCESSION #
89569447

 

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