Étiqueté : agriculture_urbaine

Assessing Current Local Capacity for Agrifood Production To Meet Household Demand: Analyzing Select Food Commodities across 377 U.S. Metropolitan Areas – Environmental Science & Technology (ACS Publications)

Increasing food production in local urban and peri-urban areas is articulated as a potential way for local governments to achieve multiple sustainability outcomes (environmental, social, and human health). However, scientific judgements on loca…

Remote Sensing Data and Methods for Identifying Urban and Peri-Urban Smallholder Agriculture in Developing Countries and in the United States – Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences/Comprehensive Remote Sensing – 9.19

Remote Sensing Data and Methods for Identifying Urban and Peri-Urban Smallholder Agriculture in Developing Countries and in the United States – Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences/Comprehensive Remote Sensing – 9.19

The world has experienced rapid urbanization over the past five decades, with resulting substantial changes to the food system. Strong urbanization is associated with economic growth, which allows for investment in substantial increases in ener…