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Safety Assessment of Foods and Feeds Derived from Transgenic Crops, Volume 1 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/9712111e.pdf
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These science-based consensus documents contain information for use during the regulatory assessment of food/feed products of modern biotechnology, i.e. developed from transgenic crops.
Agricultural Market Impacts of Future Growth in the Production of Biofuels Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/0206011ec001.pdf
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The principal objective of the present study is to look at the economics of biofuel production and the likely impacts of an expected growth in biofuel-related demand for agricultural products on commodity markets. It describes the economics and ...

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Fisheries support Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/fish/fisheries-support.htm
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Fisheries support is defined as the financial transfers from governments to the fisheries.
OECD Review of Agricultural Policies: Switzerland 2015 Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5114091e.pdf
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This report examines agricultural policies in Switzerland and makes a series of recommendations concerning regulation, reducing trade barriers, reducing direct payments to farmers, implementing regional policies and addressing sustainability.
Preventing Food Waste Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5js4w29cf0f7.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/agriculture-and-food/preventing-food-waste_5js4w29cf0f7-en
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This report contains case studies of food loss and waste policy practices in Japan and the United Kingdom. The Japanese case study examines the goals, measurements, achievements and future challenges of the country’s food loss and waste policies. The Japanese government has implemented policies...
 
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Thematic Video on Agriculture and Food

Did you know in OECD countries, agriculture uses on average over 40% of land a water resources, and so has a significant effect on the environment?