Conservation at the Crossroads: Reauthorization of the 1985 Farm Bill Conservation Provisions
20 Pages Posted: 3 Nov 2012
Date Written: 1989
Professor Linda Malone discusses conservation provisions in the Food Security Act of 1985, which incentivize farmers to not use fragile land for production. The Act is vulnerable to politically vulnerable, but has the ability to be one of the most significant conversation methods to present date. The article focuses on a summary of the act, important amendments and proposed reforms for conservation, and a discussion of the most promising reform methods.
Keywords: environmental law
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