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Agriculture, rural energy & development

selected proceedings of the 1980 symposium

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Published by Division of Research, Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Power resources -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
    • Agriculture -- Developing countries -- Congresses.,
    • Rural development -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAgriculture, rural energy, and development.
      Statementsponsored by the International Association for the Advancement of Appropriate Technology for Developing Countries ; edited by R.S. Ganapathy.
      ContributionsGanapathy, R. S., International Association for the Advancement of Appropriate Technology for Developing Countries.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ163.15 .A37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination558 p. :
      Number of Pages558
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3886999M
      ISBN 100877122148
      LC Control Number81215292

      History. The secretariat traces its roots to , when it was established as the Secretaría de Agricultura y Fomento (Secretariat of Agriculture and Development). The name changed in to Secretaría de Agricultura y Ganadería (Secretariat of Agriculture and Ranching), in to Secretaría de Agricultura y Recursos Hidráulicos (Secretariat of Agriculture and Hydraulic Resources), and. Finding alternative sources of energy that are both economical and environmentally friendly is crucial for increasing agricultural productivity and improving the quality of life in rural communities. A new FAO publication, "Solar photovoltaics for sustainable agriculture and rural development", suggests that photovoltaic solar energy systems.


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