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The Welsh Beekeepers Association


It seems that most days we hear a new tale of woe concerning the poor honeybee. We hear of mite attacks, diseases and colony collapse, but local beekeepers are helping the bees fight back.
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Allotments in England – report of survey 2006

Allotments in England – report of survey 2006 by Professor David Crouch University of Derby

Department for Communities and Local Government

This report presents the results of the survey of allotments, city farms and community gardens in England.

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The Conditions of Agricultural Growth: The Economics of Agrarian Change under Population Pressure

The Conditions of Agricultural Growth: The Economics of Agrarian Change under Population Pressure by Ester Boserup

For full text or to download this paper click this link: Boserup 1965_The Conditions of Agricultural Growth

This paper analyses the problem of agricultural progress in primitive communities from an entirely new angle: Boserup regards the growth of population as the autonomous factor making for a steady intensification in agriculture, which in turn brings a whole host of economic and sociological changes in its train. more...

Contested Ecologies: Environmental Activism and Urban Space in Immigrant Paris

Contested Ecologies: Environmental Activism and Urban Space in Immigrant Paris by Andrew Newman

CITY  & SOCIETY

Special Issue: Sustainability in the City: Ethnographic Approaches.  more...