Sustainable Agricultural Practices

Sustainable agricultural practices aim to increase productivity while providing economic benefits to farmers by capitalizing on inherent ecological processes and capturing the value of ecosystem services. If done sustainably, these practices can help reduce pressures on the environment and direct land use. An overview of good agricultural practice methods that can help to address land use pressures is provided in this section. As well, there is a summary of specific measures or actions in relation to environmental or ecological goals.

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