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Producer Incentives in Livestock Disease Management
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Management of farm animal diseases is increasingly important in view of the threats they pose to farm incomes and sometimes even to the viability of farm enterprises, wildlife and humans.
Garlic
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This book presents guidelines that facilitate the uniform interpretation of standards for quality and presentation of garlic in international trade.

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Agricultural land
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Agricultural land area is defined as the land area that is either arable, under permanent crops, or under permanent pastures.
Improving Energy Efficiency in the Agro-food Chain
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For a variety of reasons, energy use in the agro-food sector continues to rise, and in many countries, is highly dependent on fossil fuels, contributing significantly to greenhouse gas emissions. It is therefore becoming urgent to consider how the...
Evaluating dynamics, sources and drivers of productivity growth at the farm level
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This report measures and evaluates total factor productivity (TFP) of crop farms in the European Union (EU) in the period after the implementation of a series of important reforms of the EU Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). The analysis covers six EU...
 
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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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