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Innovation, Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability in the United States
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The US food and agriculture sector is innovative, competitive and export-oriented. Maintaining high productivity growth in light of changes in national and global demand, while improving the sustainable use of resources, will nonetheless require...
OECD-FAO Guidance for Responsible Agricultural Supply Chains
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OECD and FAO have developed this guidance to help enterprises observe standards of responsible business conduct and undertake due diligence along agricultural supply chains in order to ensure that their operations contribute to sustainable development.

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Fisheries support
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Fisheries support is defined as the financial transfers from governments to the fisheries.
Evolving Agricultural Policies and Markets
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This report focuses on the significant developments in world agricultural markets and in the policies of major agricultural producing regions since the latest round of WTO negotiations began in 2001.
Alternative Policies to Buffer Stocks for Food Security
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Public stockholding remains a major concern in multilateral negotiations on agricultural trade liberalisation. This paper focuses on identifying alternative policies to buffer stockholding. It first positions buffer stocks within the range of...
 
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Thematic Video on Agriculture and Food

In 2013, support to producers across the OECD area amounted to USD 258 billion. This is equivalent to 18% of gross farm receipts in OECD countries.
 
 
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