The urban-rural clash: Environmental management systems on Canadian farms - ARCHIVED

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For the purposes of this study, eight environmental management systems (EMSs) were considered: whole farm environmental plan; manure management plan; fertilizer management plan; pesticide management plan; water management plan; wildlife conservation plan; grazing management plan, and nutrient management plan.

The information on the use of farm environmental plans was obtained from the Farm Environmental Management Survey (FEMS) conducted in 2001 by Statistics Canada and sponsored in part by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

Issue Number: 2005003
Author(s): Beaulieu, Martin S.; Deaton, Brady; Jayasinghe-Mudalige, Udith; Trant, Mike; Weersink, Alfons
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PDFMay 25, 2005