Key characteristics for tool choice in indicator-based sustainability assessment at farm level

  title={Key characteristics for tool choice in indicator-based sustainability assessment at farm level},
  author={Fleur Marchand and Lies Debruyne and Laure Triste and Catherine Gerrard and Susanne Padel and Ludwig Lauwers},
Although the literature on sustainability assessment tools to support decision making in agriculture is rapidly growing, little attention has been paid to the actual tool choice. We focused on the choice of more complex integrated indicator-based tools at the farm level. The objective was to determine key characteristics as criteria for tool choice. This was done with an in-depth comparison of 2 cases: the Monitoring Tool for Integrated Farm Sustainability and the Public Goods Tool. They differ… CONTINUE READING
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