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peer-reviewed research article

A study asks: Are California's farmers headed toward sustainable agriculture?


James I. Grieshop, UC Davis
Arnaz K. Raj, UC Davis

publication information

California Agriculture 46(2):4-7. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v046n02p4. March-April 1992.


Growers report their practices are becoming more ecological and less conventional, but rates of change differ.

author affiliations

J. I. Grieshop is Community Education Specialist, Department of Applied Behavioral Sciences, UC Davis. A. K. Raj is Research Assistant, Department of Applied Behavioral Sciences, UC Davis.

author notes

The authors acknowledge the support and assistance of the UC Small Farms Center, the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program, the Committee for Sustainable Agriculture, the California Farm Bureau Federation and the California Association of Family Farmers. This research was funded though USD A Low-Input Sustainable Agriculture grant LW 89–21.