Agriculture and Food

 

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Mitigating Droughts and Floods in Agriculture Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5115181e.pdf
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Climate change is expected to increase the frequency and magnitude of extreme weather events, notably of droughts and floods to which the agriculture sector is particularly exposed.
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.
Cherries Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5115193e.pdf
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This book presents guidelines that facilitate the uniform interpretation of standards for quality and presentation of Cherries in international trade.
Public-Private Partnerships for Agricultural Innovation Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jm55j9p9rmx.pdf
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Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) are increasingly used in agricultural innovation to leverage public funds, enhance efficiency, and improve the adaptation of innovation to demand so as to foster wider and faster diffusion. For governments, PPPs for innovation are but one policy option, whose...
 
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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.