a: the cultivation or growth of a single crop or organism especially on agricultural or forest land
b: a crop or a population of a single kind of organism grown on land in monoculture
|Monoculture defined by NoMonocultures.org Certificate||The cultivation or growth of a single crop or organism in an area greater than 1 are.|
An are is 1/100 of is a metric unit of area equal to a square with 10-metre sides, or 100 m2.
|NoMonocultures Trust Holon (NMTH)||Holon of trust, founded by the First Order Certifier at the top of the trust line. The First Order Certifier is by default member of the Certification Board. NMTH can overlap, meaning that members of holons can be First Order founders of other holons.|
|Types of Authorizations||
P - PRODUCERS
NPO - NON-PRODUCING ORGANIZATIONS
C - CONSUMERS
The CB is the key structure that approves Certifiers, who certify Producers, Businesses, Institutions or Consumers. Any Certifier is invited by either a Certification Board member or an already existing Certifier. The Inviting Certifier bears the moral responsibility for the conduct of the Invited Certifier. Hierarchy of trust in other words. The Certification Board members are Certifiers with minimum 1 year interaction experience with NM.
|Certifiers||Certifiers certify producers, businesses, institutions or consumers. A Certifier is the ultimate guarantor responsible for the commitment and veracity of data provided by invitees. The Certifier bears the moral responsability for the certification he or she performed.|
|Administration Board||The AB manages operations of NoMonocultures.org, manages databases, guards the algorithm and is the certifier of the last resort.|