Measures for nature-based agriculture

Jan Willem Erisman, Nick van Eekeren, Anne van Doorn, Willemien Geertsema, Nico Polman

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This memorandum provides a definition of nature-based agriculture and an overview of measures that contribute to it. Nature-based agriculture is a form of sustainable agriculture which makes optimal use of ecological processes and integrates them into farming practice. It is based on a healthy biodiverse soil, produces food within the boundaries set by the living environment and has positive effects on biodiversity and climate.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationWageningen
PublisherWageningen Environmental Research
Number of pages49
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2017

Publication series

NameWageningen Environmental Research rapport
ISSN (Print)1566-7197


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