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Agricultural Production Systems Sam Ross. Overview Industrial Agriculture Advanced Systems: – Hydroponics – Aquaponics Organic Agriculture – Integrated.

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1 Agricultural Production Systems Sam Ross

2 Overview Industrial Agriculture Advanced Systems: – Hydroponics – Aquaponics Organic Agriculture – Integrated aquaculture (i.e. ancient hawaii, china) – Shade-grown crops – Permanent Agriculture – Multi-crop systems (Ex: the corn, soy, and squash) Small-Scale Agriculture – Subsistence Agriculture

3 Shade-Grown Coffee

4 Hydroponics

5 Intensive Livestock Operations

6 Process Review each type of system in terms of: – Where they are implemented – What is required for implementation – Constraints on use – Productivity/acre

7 Outcome: Comparison – Cost – Time until profitability – ‘Riskiness’ – i.e. vulnerability to demand and weather – Environmental requirements – Environmental impact Overarching Goal: Compare different crop systems in terms of multiple characteristics, such as:


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