Research Paper On Farming
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Memo Undermining Support for Organic Farming
The writer presents a paper written in the style of a memo, assessing an article that extols the virtues of modern farming techniques and the use of technology to increase farming yields in order to reduce world hunger assessing this in the context of the fashionable views supporting organic farming. Three sources are cited in the bibliography of this three page paper.
The Evolution of Farming in California
5 pages. 6 sources cited. This paper considers the processes that lead to the creation of California farm country. this paper considers the 20th century innovations that determined the evolution of farm country in this state, as well as the problems that have plagued California, including migrant workers. This paper event relates some of the history and information about migrant worker Cesar Chavez, who became an activist for migrant farm workers.
American Canoe Association v. Murphy Farms
A 5 page paper discussing points of American Canoe Association v. Murphy Farms, No. 02-1501, 326 F.3d 505; 2003 U.S. App. LEXIS 7158; 56 ERC (BNA) 1545; 33 ELR 20175, 4thCir, (2003) as they relate to the Clean Water Act and to commercial swine production. The American Canoe Association, Professional Paddlesports Association and Conservation Council of North Carolina brought suit against Murphy Farms and D.M. Farms of Rose Hill, both commercial pork producers in North Carolina. Plaintiffs' complaint was that the hog farms had polluted surrounding bodies of water in violation of the Clean Water Act. The courts have agreed with plaintiffs on several points. Bibliography lists 6 sources.
British Columbia and Salmon Farms
A 7 page research paper that examines salmon aquaculture, focusing on the experience of British Columbia, summarizing the issues and the arguments on both sides of this volatile debate. Looking at these issues shows that benefits of salmon farming outweigh the deficits when the ecological problems that have arisen from fish farming are dealt with adequately. Bibliography lists 3 sources.