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Cover for Farm incomes, wealth and agricultural policy: filling the CAP's core information gap.

The main thesis of this book is that, within the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP), incomes are not, and never have been, assessed in a way that is appropriate to the fundamental needs of policy. This also applies in the UK and most other industrialized countries. Furthermore, with a few...

Author(s)
Hill, B.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938475)
Type
Book
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Cover for Incomes and agricultural policy.

This chapter deals with the objectives of agricultural policy, particularly the income aims. It focuses on the reaction that governments have made towards the economic pressures on their farmers, as shown in the declared and implied aims of their agricultural policies. Particular attention is given ...

Author(s)
Hill, B.
ISBN
2012 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938475)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Managing soil quality: challenges in modern agriculture.

This book contains 18 chapters dealing with management oriented approach by identifying key issues in soil quality and management options to enhance the sustainability of modern agriculture. Topics covered include major plant nutrients (N, P, K), soil acidity, soil organic matter, soil microbial...

Author(s)
Schjønning, P.; Elmholt, S.; Christensen, B. T.
ISBN
2004 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996714)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Privatization of plant breeding in industrialized countries: causes, consequences and the public sector response.

This chapter examines: the factors influencing private and public sector investment in plant breeding in industrial countries; the levels of investment in plant breeding and on-farm varietal use; the forces driving the privatization of plant breeding in industrial countries; the future roles for...

Author(s)
Heisey, P. W.; Srinivasan, C. S.; Thirtle, C.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996004)
Type
Book chapter

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