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The arable crop sector.

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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Environmental aspects -- Government policy -- OECD countries,
  • Environmental policy -- OECD countries,
  • Agriculture -- European Union countries,
  • Crops -- European Union countries,
  • Agriculture and state -- European Union countries,
  • Agriculture -- Aspect de l"environnement -- Politique gouvernementale -- Pays de l"Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques,
  • Environnement -- Politique gouvernementale -- Pays de l"Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques,
  • Agriculture -- Pays de l"Union européenne,
  • Cultures -- Pays de l"Union européenne,
  • Politique agricole -- Pays de l"Union européenne,
  • Landbouwproducten,
  • Input,
  • Output,
  • Beleid,
  • Handel

  • About the Edition

    This study takes an in-depth look at the arable crops sector in OECD countries and draws some conclusions about the impacts of agricultural support policies, trade liberalization, agri-environmental payments, and agri-environmental regulations. It contains economic and structural data, agri-environmental indicators for the arable crops sector, and analysis of the policy measures supporting arable crops farming and addressing environmental issues both at the aggregate country level and regional levels

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesAgriculture, trade and the environment :, Agriculture, échanges et environnement :
    SeriesAgriculture, trade and the environment
    ContributionsDiakosavvas, Dimitris., Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Directorate for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries. Policies and Environment Division.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS589.75 .A73 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination322 p. :
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18300649M
    ISBN 109264009965
    ISBN 109789264009967
    LC Control Number2008359064

      Overall, land under arable crops in ECOWAS increased by %. Area under permanent crops increased more in the Sudano-Sahelian than in the Gulf of Guinea, with an average increase of % for ECOWAS. Arable land plus permanent crop lands as a proportion of total land was almost the same in and in in the Gulf of Guinea.   It includes forestry, fishery, livestock and most importantly crop production. Agriculture sector is also one of the largest employers across the world, mainly in developing and under developed nations. Millions of people around the world, directly or indirectly depend on agriculture sector for their livelihood. It is an activity which provides. The findings reveal from the Report that there are 2,, agricultural households in the country, with a population of 11,,, with women making up % of the population, with males. Grain is the main crop and occupies an important quota of arable land: approximately 40% in Albania, almost 50% in Kosovo, over 50% in Bosnia-Herzegovina, over 60% in Croatia, Macedonia and Serbia 3. Only in Montenegro, where potatoes and vegetable crops make up respectively 30% and 20% of arable land, does grain play a slightly less important.


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