ERIC Number: ED155048
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Energy in Agriculture: Proceedings of a Conference-Workshop, Atlanta, Georgia, October 1-3, 1975.
Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.
This publication is the proceedings of a conference-workshop held in Atlanta, Georgia in October 1975. At this conference 13 papers were presented on various aspects of energy use in agriculture. Also included are the final reports of the extension, the teaching, and the research workshop groups. Title of papers include Energy in Agriculture and Food, Energy Use in Crop Systems, Energy Utilization in Pest Management, Using Solar Energy in Agriculture, and Energy and the U.S. Food System. Papers discuss such topics as agricultural policy, energy efficiency in agriculture, energy conservation techniques, energy requirements for fertilizer production and distribution, alternative energy sources for agriculture, and energy conservation in food processing industries. Workshop group reports identify areas of extension work, education, and research that are in need of increased emphasis or that would yield better energy conservation results. (MR)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Southern Regional Education Board, Atlanta, GA.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to small print throughout entire document