Chapter 5. Land-Use Reform: A New Harmony Between Human Activity, Economic Forces and the Land

  1. Colin Hindmarch1 and
  2. Mike Pienkowski2

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694978.ch5

Land Management: The Hidden Costs

Land Management: The Hidden Costs

How to Cite

Hindmarch, C. and Pienkowski, M. (2000) Land-Use Reform: A New Harmony Between Human Activity, Economic Forces and the Land, in Land Management: The Hidden Costs, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694978.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    EFNCP, Hampshire (UK)

  2. 2

    EFNCP, Peterborough (UK)

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 10 JUL 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632056521

Online ISBN: 9780470694978

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Keywords:

  • land-use reform;
  • human activity;
  • economic forces;
  • community agricultural policy;
  • land management

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Issues

  • Agricultural support mechanisms

  • Attempts to control the adverse environmental effects of subsidies

  • Need for an integrated approach to conservation and land management

  • Reduction of support for intensive production

  • Environmentally neutral support for agriculture

  • Re-equipping a sustainable agriculture