Farmers' Attitudes and Behavior toward Sustainable Agriculture

Articles
Petrzelka, P., Korsching, P. F. & Malia, J. E. (1996). Farmers' attitudes and behavior toward sustainable agriculture. Journal of Environmental Education, 28, 1, 38-44.

A mail survey of 151 Iowa farmers with membership in Practical Farmers of Iowa, a sustainable agriculture organization, was used to examine the attitude-behavior relationship of…

Suburban Lawns: Dimensions of Meaning, Activities, and Environmental Concerns Reported by Homeowning Couples in Georgia and Michigan

Articles
Shern, L. C. (1995). Suburban lawns: Dimensions of meaning, activities, and environmental concerns reported by homeowning couples in Georgia and Michigan. Dissertation Abstracts International: Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, 56, 3-B,

Mounting evidence points to detrimental effects to the environment and human health from the overuse and misuse of fertilizers and pesticides. Of increasing concern in the United…

Encouraging IPM in Agriculture

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Colleen Burrows October 28, 2008 12:42 PM

Is anyone aware of any work that has been done with cbsm and integrated pest management in agriculture? We have diverse cultures and education is not doing the trick! I'm looking…

Looking for Information on Awareness of Municipal Environmental By-Laws

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Nicole Gibeau Halifax April 28, 2008 12:52 PM

I am studying the Halifax pesticide by-law and I've found that awareness of the by-law is quite high (90% of my study respondents were aware of the by-law). I'd like to compare…

Community Health Improvements after Pesticide Bans?

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Ryan Conway Charlottetown January 14, 2008 03:47 PM

Hello everyone,

I hope you don't mind that this isn't strictly cbsm-focused, but I thought it would be a good place to ask: Is anyone aware of studies that have measured relevant…

Opportunity for Input into Pesticide Reduction Focus Groups

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Tom Bird Waterloo September 17, 2007 11:20 AM

Hello.

I am in the process of refining our CBSM approach to reducing residential pesticide use and would welcome input into developing our focus group discussion guide with…

Chemical Cleaners/Pesticide Impact on Global Warming

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andyw May 08, 2007 06:05 AM

I am in the process of gathering relevant information/statistics regarding the potential impact chemical cleaning products and pesticides (their use and production) have on global…

Reducing Residential Pesticide Use

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Regina Wells Charlottetown May 05, 2007 09:14 AM

Hello Everyone:

I am looking for information on educational programs, policies, or bylaws that municipalities across North America have implemented to reduce residential…

Pesticide Banning By-Law

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Maeda Welch Georgina December 07, 2006 06:44 AM

Hello there.

Thanks for all the wonderful information and inspiration so far. I'm working with a municipality in developing public as well as school based education programs and…

Case Studies, etc. on Effectiveness of Pollution Prevention Actions

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Laura Speare Oakland September 18, 2006 05:25 PM

Hi.

I'm the project manager for the Urban Pesticide Pollution Prevention Project, a grant-funded effort that (among other tasks) provides tools to local governments in the San…

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