Connexions Durchsuchen



Connexions Archiv

Artikel, Bücher, Dokumente, Zeitschriften, Audio-Visuelle Medien


Titelindex

Autorenindex

Fachgebiete Index

Chronologischer Index

Format Index

Dewey-System Index

Library of Congress Classes


Connexions Verzeichnis
von Verbänden & Nichtstaatlichen Organisationen

Fachgebiete Index

Verbände Index

Ausgesuchte Artikel nach
Fachgebiete

Spenden oder Ehrenamtliche Mitarbeit

Ihre Spenden machen unsere Arbeit möglich. Bitte spenden Sie noch heute

Ehrenamtliche Mitarbeit und Praktika

Donate to Connexions
Search engine optimization

Agrarsektor
Das Connexions Archiv

Um weitere Informationen Anzuzeigen, wie Herausgeber, Erscheinungsdatum, Identifikationsnummer, usw. anzuzeigen, klicken Sie auf einen Titel. Für die meisten Einträge ist eine Inhaltsangabe vorhanden und zusätzlich ein Link, wenn der vollständige Text Online zur Verfügung steht. Einige Einträge enthalten ebenfalls Links zu verwandten Fachgebieten und Einträge im Themenindex. Besonders empfehlenswerte Titel sind mit dem roten Connexions Logo gekennzeichnet.

  1. Accounts of Wrath
    The Family Farm Under Siege

    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 1983
  2. After the "Special Period"
    Against The Current vol. 89

    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2000
    U.S. activists interview Cuban student. In July, Solidarity supporters Tim Marshall, Rachel Quinn and Sara Abraham had the opportunity to take classes at the University of Havana as a part of the Language and Culture program sponsored by Global Exchange. We met many people willing to share their opinions on the political and economic situation of the country. Everyone talked about how difficult the "special period" (early 1990s) was but felt that Cuba was emerging from this critical time.
  3. Agrarian Socialism
    The Cooperative Commonwealth in Saskatchewan: A Study in Political Sociology

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1950   Published: 1968
    A study of the social background of the Cooperative Commonwealth Federation in Saskatchewan, which in 1944 became to first government with avowed socialist goals to be elected to office in Canada. The updated 1968 edition contains a new introduction and additional essays by five other scholars.
  4. Agroecology Case Studies
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2016
    The thirty-three case studies shed light on the tremendous success of agroecological agriculture across the African continent. They demonstrate with facts and figures how an agricultural transformation respectful of farmers and their environment can yield immense economic, social, and food security benefits while also fighting climate change and restoring soils and the environment.
  5. Alternative Americas
    An informal history by the grandmother of the counter-culture

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1982
    A history of decentralist and co-operative alternatives in the United States, centering especially on the work of Ralph Borsodi.
  6. An Analysis of the Decreasing Viability of Small and Medium sized Farms in Canada.
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 1976
    Describes the economic, physical, and political conditions that cause a rapid decrease in small and medium sized farms in Canada.
  7. Another world is possible
    New Internationalist January/February 2002

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 2002
    Takes a look at the current global system and possible ways to change it for the better.
  8. Argentina: Disappearing Farmers, Disappearing Food
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2009
    Food sovereignty as defined by Via Campesina is the peoples' right to define their agricultural and food policy, and the right of farmers and peasants to produce food. Worldwide communities are seeking an alternative to a model controlled by Cargill, Monsanto, General Foods, Nestle and Kraft foods. Starved by industrialization and concentration, citizens are now hungry for traditional production methods and diversity in the food system.
  9. Biofuel or Biofraud? The Vast Taxpayer Cost of Failed Cellulosic and Algal Biofuels
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2016
    In November 2014, cellulosic biofuel company KiOR filed for bankruptcy, having shut down their refinery in Columbus, Mississippi earlier that year. There have been many unsuccessful biofuel ventures of this type, but KiOR's stands out for several reasons.
  10. Canadian Information Sharing Service
    Pilot Copy, February 1976

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1976
  11. Canadian Information Sharing Service
    Volume 1, Number 2 - July 1976

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1976
  12. Canadian Information Sharing Service
    Volume 1, Number 5 - January 1977

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1977
  13. Canadian Information Sharing Service
    Volume 2, Number 1 - May 1977

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1977
  14. Canadian Information Sharing Service
    Volume 2, Number 2

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1977
  15. Canadian Information Sharing Service
    Volume 2, Number 5 - December 1977

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1977
  16. Das Capital, Volume 3
    The Process of Capitalist Production as a Whole

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1894   Published: 1971
  17. Christian Farmers Federation of Ontario
    Organization profile published 1980

    Resource Type: Organization
    First Published: 1980
  18. City Farmer
    Periodical profile published 1978

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1978
    Based on the observation that hundreds of urban people, legally and illegally, are producing their own food, City Farmer is an alternative Vancouver newspaper concerned with all aspects of such urban agriculture.
  19. City Farmer
    Resource Type: Organization
    First Published: 1983
  20. Climate Change and World Agriculture
    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1990
  21. Communitas 
    Means of Livelihood and Ways of Life

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1947   Published: 1960
    Visions of urban life.
  22. Connexions
    Volume 3, Number 6 - December 1978 - Unemployment/Chomage

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1978
  23. Connexions
    Volume 4, Number 4 - September 1979 - Food/La Nourriture

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1979
  24. Connexions
    Volume 5, Number 5 - January 1981 - Militarism/Militarisme

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1981
  25. Connexions
    Volume 6, Number 1 - February 1981 - Lesbians/Gay Men/Lesbiennes/Hommes Gais

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1981
  26. Connexions
    Volume 7, Number 3 - July 1982 - Prairie Region/Region des Prairies

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1982
  27. Connexions
    Volume 8, Number 2 - Summer 1983 - Toward a New Economy

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1983
  28. Connexions
    Volume 10, Number 1 - Spring 1986 - The Arts and Social Change

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1986
  29. Connexions
    Volume 11, Number 2 - Winter 1988 - A Social Change Sourcebook

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1988
  30. Connexions Digest
    Volume 12, Number 1 - Fall 1988 - A Social Change Sourcebook

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1988
  31. Connexions Digest
    Issue 50 - December 1989 - A Social Change Sourcebook

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 1989
  32. Connexions Library: Africa Focus
    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2009
    Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on Africa.
  33. Connexions Library: Agriculture and Farming Focus
    Resource Type: Website
    Published: 2009
    Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on farming and agriculture.
  34. Costa Rican Farmers Become Climate Change Acrobats
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2014
    José Alberto Chacón traverses the winding path across his small farm on the slopes of the Irazú volcano, in Costa Rica, which meanders because he has designed it to prevent rain from washing away nutrients from the soil.
  35. Co-workers in a World Struggle
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 1975
    Problems facing agriculture in Manitoba, similar to problems facing Japanese farmers.
  36. Down on the Farm
    Resource Type: Film/Video
    First Published: 1976
    Four days in the life of National Farmers' Union organizer, Don Kossick.
  37. Down on the Farm
    Resource Type: Film/Video
    First Published: 1983
  38. Edible Action
    Food Activism and Alternative Economics

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 2008
  39. Ethiopia's seed banks - under threat from G8 plan to 'develop' Africa
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2014
    Ethiopia leads the way in preserving crop seeds by engaging farming communities in the effort, and making the exchange of seeds part of village life and culture, reports Claire Provost. But now it's all at risk from a G8 plan to open Africa to corporate agriculture.
  40. Everybody Dreams
    Resource Type: Film/Video
    First Published: 1976
    Study of an immigrant family's life as homesteaders in P.E.I. and its opposition to encroaching corporate demands.
  41. Farm Gate Defence
    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1986
    Describes how farmers have been driven to come together to defend their farms in the face of high interest rates, mounting production costs and low prices.
  42. Farmageddon 
    Food and the Culture of Biotechnolgy

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1999
    Kneen explains how corporations control the distribution of food with little knowledge or care of the health risks of engineered food.
  43. Farmer Cooperatives, Not Monsanto, Supply El Salvador With Seeds
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2015
    In the face of overwhelming competition skewed by the rules of free trade, farmers in El Salvador have managed to beat the agricultural giants like Monsanto and Dupont to supply local corn seed to thousands of family farmers. Local seed has consistently outperformed the transnational product, and farmers helped develop El Salvador’s own domestic seed supply–all while outsmarting the heavy hand of free trade.
  44. Farmers Confront Industrialism
    Some Historical Perspectives on Ontario Agrarian Movement

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1971   Published: 1975
  45. Farmers in Palestine create amazing produce in adverse conditions - and are fighting to export them
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2009
    Palestine produces some of the finest olive oils in the world, not to mention dates, nuts, tomatoes - even wine. Now, despite the conflict, farmers are finding ways to export their produce - and show the world that their country is still the land of milk and honey.
  46. Farmers resist foreclosures
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 1989
  47. Farmers vs Coca-Cola in Water Wars
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2009
    As India faces its worst drought in four decades, a dispute over water resources between farmers in the Kala Dera area of western Rajasthan state and a Coca-Cola bottling plant located there has sharpened.
  48. Farming on the Margin
    Nova Scotia Agriculture

    Resource Type: Slide Show
    First Published: 1977
    This slide-tape show addresses two issues - the changing role of the farmer and diminishing agricultural production in Nova Scotia.
  49. Farming Under the Wall
    Stories of Palestinian Farmers in the West Bank

    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2013
    The difficulties of Palestinian farmers as their lands are placed behind the Wall.
  50. Fields of Vision
    A Journey to Canada's Family Farms

    Resource Type: Book
    Published: 1991
  51. Food Among the Ruins 
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2009
    Detroit, the country's most depressed metropolis, has zero produce-carrying grocery chains. It also has open land, fertile soil, ample water, and the ingredients to reinvent itself from Motor City to urban farm.
  52. Food Chains
    Resource Type: Film/Video
    First Published: 2014
    In this exposé, an intrepid group of Florida farmworkers battle to defeat the $4 trillion global supermarket industry through their ingenious Fair Food program, which partners with growers and retailers to improve working conditions for farm labourers in the United States.
  53. Foodies and farmworkers: Allies or enemies? 
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2015
    Fred Magdoff reviews Labor and the Locavore. Can the 'buy local food' movement support both sustainable farming and justice for farmworkers?
  54. From villages to New Delhi to Geneva: Indian farmers protest against the WTO
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2009
    The "liberalization" and 'corporatization' of agriculture under the World Trade Organisation would put at risk the livelihoods of more than 2/3 of India's 1 billion people.
  55. The future is agroecology 
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2014
    The way to a sustainable, people-centred agriculture lies in agroecology - farming based on ecological principles, taking account of the interdependence of all living things.
  56. The Gentle Subversive 
    Rachel Carson, Silent Spring, and the Rise of the Environmental Movement

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 2007
    Explores the evolution of Carson's ideas about nature, her love for the sea, her career as a biologist, and above all her emergence as a writer of extraordinary moral and ecological vision.
  57. Greenpeace Experimental Farm
    Resource Type: Organization
    First Published: 1977
    The farm is concerned with developing a style of rural living that minimizes damage to the ecosystem by reducing power and material goods consumption and using appropriate technology. They have a summer work-study program and are beginning a series of publicaitons.
  58. How to Save the World
    Strategy for World Conservation

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1980
    "How To Save The World" discusses, "Why the world needs saving now and how it can be done". Allen breaks his work down into seven chapters, devoting each to an important aspect of the global predicament. Securing the food supply, saving forests, preserving wildlife and presenting a strategy for conservation are all discussed as methods to improve the relationship between mankind and nature.
  59. India's Rice Warrior Battles to Build Living Seed Bank as Climate Chaos Looms
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2014
    Rice conservationist Debal Deb grapples with 'mindless Indian elite' to reintroduce genetically diverse, drought-tolerant varieties
  60. Islam Resistance and reform
    New Internationalist May 2002

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 2002
    A look into the world of Islamic faith. Discussion of current issues and a look at key moments of Islamic civilazation.
  61. Land concentration, land grabbing and people's struggles in Europe
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2015
    The hidden scandal of how a few big private business entities have gained control of ever-greater areas of European land. How these land elites have been actively supported by a huge injection of public funds -- at a time when all other public funding is being subjected to massive cuts.
  62. Land, Food, Freedom
    Struggles for the Gendered Commons in Kenya

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 2009
  63. The Lessons of Amish Agriculture
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 1987
    Amish agriculture offers valuable eco-lessons to those interested in organic, earth-friendly farming.
  64. Meat: A Benign Extravagance
    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 2010
    An exploration of the difficult environmental and ethical issues that surround the human consumption of animal flesh.
  65. Meeting the Expectations of the Land 
    Essays in Sustainable Agriculture and Stewardship

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1984
    Addresses the problems facing agriculture today, such as topsol erosion, lowered water tables, reliance on pesticides, dependence on machinery, the overcapitalization of agriculture, the decline of the rural economy, the energy and dollar cost as well as the health problems associated with commercial fertizlers, the shrinking number of family farms, the increasing dependence on fossil fuels.
  66. Mozambique's Movement to End Land Grabs
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2016
    To corporations, the forest is only business. To communities, the forest is everything: trees, medicine, culture, spirituality. Land-grabbing and the removal of communities from forests and land breaks the community, displaces access to food and water, and uproots the connection to nature and [local] knowledge. There is an old saying in Africa: the land doesn’t belong to us; it belongs to our children, and the children of our children.
  67. National Farmers Union
    Organization profile published 1982

    Resource Type: Organization
    First Published: 1982
  68. New Options for America
    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1991
  69. The People Farm
    Resource Type: Film/Video
    First Published: 1976
    A film that provides insight into growth stimulation of handicapped adults.
  70. A People's History of the United States 
    1492 - Present

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1995   Published: 2003
    Zinn's history includes those most ignored by typical American textbook history, including Indians, blacks, women and workers.
  71. Pesticides Pick your poison The pesticide scandal
    New Internationalist May 2000

    Resource Type: Serial Publication (Periodical)
    First Published: 2000
    Exposing the dangers of pesticide usage, in both third and first world communities. Why this "cycle of poison" will keep escalating as crops develop resistance. Discussion of viable alternatives, including organic food production and small farms.
  72. Plant This Movie
    Resource Type: Film/Video
    First Published: 2014
    A documentary which encourages people to use green spaces to grow vegetables instead of grass. The film explores urban gardening in cities including Havana, Shanghai, Calcutta, Addis Ababa, Lima, New York, New Orleans, and London.
  73. Rainbow Pie 
    A Redneck Memoir

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 2010
    A fascinating and extremely readable account of a life now vanished, destroyed by the insatiable appetite of capital.
  74. The Right-to-Farm Scam
    Third Wave Corporatocracy

    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2014
    When Monsanto’s home state of Missouri passed the “Right to Farm” on August 5, 2014 the third noose of corporate control tightened around the neck of the US. Unlike the first two steps of corporate domination of public life, this was a constitutional amendment that would block the state legislature or voters from passing future laws for environmental protection, animal welfare or labeling of contaminated food. This third wave corporatocracy could well spread across US and globally as it becomes a new form of mass disenfranchisement.
  75. Second Nature
    The Animal-Rights Controversy

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1984
    Animal-rights advocates argue that humans have no right to kill any animal, whether by hunting or farming or for medical research. Is this a cure for our ecological ills or is it a symptom of the disease? What is irrefutably logical
  76. A Short History of Progress
    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 2004
    If the population growth, consumption of resources, and technological advances continue according to the trend of the twentieth century, at the expense of the earth, the outcome may be disastrous.
  77. So Different Yet So Familiar
    Book Review by William Bowles

    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2010
    A fascinating and extremely readable account of a life now vanished, destroyed by the insatiable appetite of capital and told with acid wit and great style making it enjoyable to relish the language but not too much, it's not a travelog but a rare account of life that most of us are barely aware exists.
  78. Solar heat - transforming rural enterprises around the tropics
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2015
    Solar energy is not just about electricity. It's also about heat - and three innovative projects highlighted by the Ashden Awards are showing how solar heat can dramatically reduce the carbon footprint of food processing and farming, while helping agricultural businesses increase profits.
  79. Some Historical Perspectives on Canadian Agrarian Political Movements
    The Ontario Origins of Agrarian Criticism of Canadian Industrial Society

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1971   Published: 1973
  80. The Spider & The Fly, Agribusiness and the Farmer, The Way it Really is
    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 1981
    This account of potato farming issues in New Brunswick was prepared by the National Farmers' Union for the Farmers' Enquiry in New Brunswick.
  81. Strong Meat
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2010
    The meat-producing system Simon Fairlie advocates differs sharply from the one now practised in the rich world: low energy, low waste, just, diverse, small-scale. But if we were to adopt it, we could eat meat, milk and eggs (albeit much less) with a clean conscience.
  82. Submission by the National Farmers Union to the Comprehensive Development Plan for Prince Edward Island
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 1981
    The National Farmers Union (NFU) evaluates, criticizes and makes recommendations on the Comprehensive Development Plan for P.E.I. in this submission.
  83. Support for Farmers
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 1977
    The Preservation of Agricultural Lands Society was founded in June 1976 by a group of individuals concerned about the future of Canada's agricultural self-sufficiency.
  84. Toward the Agro-Police State
    You’ll Need an iPad if You Want to be a Farmer

    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2014
    The main problem with precision agriculture -- and the hype that surrounds it -- is the faulty assumptions that it rests on. The problems of agriculture are not caused by a lack of technology, or even by a lack of productivity (overproduction has as a matter of fact been a more frequent problem for farmers). The root problems are political and economic in nature.
  85. The Town That Food Saved 
    How One Community Found Vitality in Local Food

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 2010
    An account of how cooperative agricultural enterprises are revitalizing the economy of a town in Vermont.
  86. Via Campesina Declaration on Food Sovereignty 1996
    The Right to Produce and Access Land

    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 1996
    Food is a basic human rights. This right can only be realized in a system where food sovereignty is guaranteed.
  87. Via Campesina Declaration on Food Sovereignty 2001
    Our World is Not for Sale. Priority to Peoples' Food Sovereignty

    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 2001
  88. The War in the Country 
    How the Fight to Save Rural Life Will Shape Our Future

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 2009
    Chronicles the gradual disappearance of Canada's family farms.
  89. What's the Matter with Kansas? 
    How Conservatives Won the Heart of America

    Resource Type: Book
    First Published: 2004
    Explores the rise of conservative populism in the United States through the lens of Frank's native state of Kansas. According to his analysis, the political discourse of recent decades has dramatically shifted from the class animus of traditional leftism to one in which "explosive" cultural issues, such as abortion and gay marriage, are used to redirect anger towards "liberal elites."
  90. Working Paper on Technology and the Family Farm
    Resource Type: Article
    First Published: 1981
    This working paper was prepared for presentation at a workshop entitled "The Human Context for Science and Technology" which was held at Saint Mary's University, Halifax in May, 1980.

Experts on Agrarsektor in the Sources Directory

  1. Inter-American Development Bank

    Connexions Information Sharing Services

Connexions Archiv

Ein Katalog mit mehr als 7000 Büchern, Artikeln, Filmen, Zeitschriften, Webseiten und anderen Quellen.
Sortiert nach Autor, Titel, Format, Fachgebiet, Dewey-System Nummer, Library of Congress Systematik, Erscheinungsjahr.
Connexions Verzeichnis Verbände und nichstaatliche Organisationen die sich mit sozialen und ökologischen Themen beschäftigen — A-Z Index oder Fachgebiete Index.
Für Fachleute und Medienvertreter, besuchen Sie auch das Sources Verzeichnis und den umfangreichen Sources Fachgebiete Index.
Links Ausgesuchte Internet-Quellen mit Informationen über Alternativen.
Kalender Veranstaltungen in ganz Kanada. Siehe auch: Sources Kalender and Pressemeldungen.
Öffentlichkeitsarbeit und Medien Quellen, Publikationen und Artikel die Ihnen helfen die Aufmerksamkeit der Medien zu bekommen und das Bewusstsein für Ihr Anliegen zu schärfen. Außerdem: Verzeichnis von Namen & Nummern aus der kanadischen Medienwelt, ein Verzeichnis von Namen & Nummern aus dem kanadischen Parlament, und Adressenlisten.
Spenden Connexions freut sich über Ihre Unterstützung. Ihre Spenden machen unsere Arbeit möglich. Ehrenamtliche Mitarbeiter sind stets Willkommen.
Mission Connexions ist gedacht für die Unterstützung von Personen und Gruppen, die sich für Freiheit und Soziale Gerechtigkeit einsetzen. Unser anliegen ist es die Aufzeichnungen vom wirken von Menschen und deren Kampf gegen Unterdrückung und für gesellschaftlichen Wandel zur Verfügung zu stellen. Wir glauben daran, dass je mehr wir über die Konflikte, Siege und Niederlagen der Vergangenheit und über diejenigen die daran Teilgenommen haben wissen, desto besser sind wir dazu in der Lage eine neue Welt zu gestallten. Connexions verfügt sowohl über einen Bestand an Büchern und Dokumenten und ist außerdem bemüht das bereits bestehende digitale Archiv an Dokumenten weiter auszubauen. Wir arbeiten daran einen weiten Themenbereich abzudecken, der eine Vielzahl von unterschiedlichen Ansichten und Herangehensweisen für Gesellschaftlichen Wandel umfasst, alles mit dem Grundsätzlichen anliegen der Unterstützung der Demokratie, Bürgerrechte, freie Meinungsäußerung, Menschenrechen, Säkularität, Gleichheit, wirtschaftlichen Gerechtigkeit, ökologisches Verantwortungsbewusstsein und dem erschaffen und dem erhalt von Gemeinschaft. Wir sind International orientiert, allerdings haben wir als kanadisches Projekt eine besonders große Auswahl an kanadischen Dokumenten und Informationen über kanadische Organisationen.