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- Guzmán, Gloria I., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Journal of cleaner production 2019 v.221 pp. 295-305
- biofuels; carbon; carbon footprint; crop production; energy efficiency; equipment; greenhouse gas emissions; industrialization; industry; labor force; labor productivity; life cycle assessment; mechanization; working animals
- ... Mechanization of agriculture drastically increases labour productivity in crop production, playing a major role in industrialization by freeing up workforce for industry and services. These historical processes are well studied, but there is much less knowledge on their environmental implications, particularly the carbon footprint.In this work, we aimed to reconstruct the complete historical proce ...