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Sustainability in pastoral systems: New Zealand experience

Sustainability in pastoral systems: New Zealand experience

British Grassland Society Fifth Research Conference, University of Plymouth, Newton Abbot, Devon, UK, 8-10 September 1997: 1-16

The history of the development of grassland farming in New Zealand is reviewed in relation to environmental degradation and its prevention. Legislation, education and research and their likely influence on grassland farming in New Zealand in the future are discussed. Major topics discussed include sustainable land use, land stability and erosion, pasture persistence, water quality, and indicators of sustainability.

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