Flora, Cornelia B.

Vertical Coordination of Agriculture in Farming-Dependent Areas
Category: Flora, Cornelia B.
March, 2001

This CAST report provides policymakers, community leaders, and farmers with a guide to help weigh the advantages and disadvantages of contract farming and other forms of vertical coordination in agriculture.

Benefits of Biodiversity
Category: Flora, Cornelia B.
February, 1999

Scientists offer 27 recommendations for preserving the full range of biological diversity and state that stewardship of biodiversity is an unavoidable permanent obligation of modern society.

Alternative Agriculture: Scientists’ Review
Category: Flora, Cornelia B.
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.