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    Farmers' extension practice and technology adaptation: Agricultural revolution in 17–19th century Britain. [REVIEW]Jules N. Pretty - 1991 - Agriculture and Human Values 8 (1-2):132-148.
    The challenge of producing sufficient food to feed a growing world population cannot now be met by industrialized and green revolution agriculture as production is currently at or above a sustainable level. Future growth has to occur on resource-poor and marginal lands, where farmers have little or no access to external resources or research and extension support. A precedent for such growth occurred during the agricultural revolution in Britain. Over a period of two centuries crop and livestock production increased 3–4 (...)
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    Social connectedness in marginal rural China: The case of farmer innovation circles in Zhidan, north Shaanxi.Bin Wu & Jules Pretty - 2004 - Agriculture and Human Values 21 (1):81-92.
    The intrinsic dynamics andinnovative potential of the rural poor in Chinacan be illustrated by the phenomena of farmerinnovation circles in north Shaanxi.These are informal networks used by farmers tocollaborate on technology learning andagricultural production. Though not limited tospecific geographic locations, these circlesare particularly important in the marginalareas of rural China where the complexity ofthe geographic environment, the diversity offarmer demands, and the inefficiency of formalagricultural extension networks impede thespread of new agricultural technologies. Socialconnectedness in the form of householdcommunication networks, technology (...)
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    Hodges J. and I. K. Han (eds.), Livestock, ethics and quality of life.Jules Pretty - 2001 - Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics 14 (1):85-87.
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    Agri-Culture: Some Principles and Lessons for Sustainability.Jules Pretty - 2005 - In Jennifer Gunning & Søren Holm (eds.), Ethics, Law, and Society. Ashgate. pp. 1--115.
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