Abernathy, John

Conservation Reserve: A Survey of Research and Interest Groups
Category: Abernathy, John
July, 1995

This CAST Report summarizes Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) policy literature and a survey of key […]

Ecological Impacts of Federal Conservation and Cropland Reduction Programs
Category: Abernathy, John
September, 1990

Addresses the ecological implications of several programs established in the 1985 Food Security Act, including the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP), Sodbuster, Swampbuster, Conservation Compliance, and Acreage Reduction Program (ARP).

Alternative Agriculture: Scientists’ Review
Category: Abernathy, John
July, 1990

Reviews by 44 leading scientists support and criticize the 1989 National Research Council report, Alternative Agriculture. The authors represent the disciplines of agricultural engineering, food science, toxicology, animal sciences, crop and soil sciences, economics sociology, weed science, entomology, and plant pathology.