Sustainability of agrarian systems in relation to soils on Amazonian forest pioneer fronts ( Maraba , Brazil )

@inproceedings{Catherine2002SustainabilityOA,
  title={Sustainability of agrarian systems in relation to soils on Amazonian forest pioneer fronts ( Maraba , Brazil )},
  author={GRIMALDI Catherine and C Pierre and Dosso Mireille and J M Philippe and SIMOES Aquiles},
  year={2002}
}
  • GRIMALDI Catherine, C Pierre, +2 authors SIMOES Aquiles
  • Published 2002
Pioneer fronts for family agriculture in Brazilian Amazonia do not produce stable agriculture land. A very widespread pattern of agrarian system evolution is the substitution of forest for one or several cycles of food crop/wood fallow, followed more or less rapidly by the conversion of the whole area into pasture. The land then often becomes degraded and… CONTINUE READING