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An Atlas of the Sahara-Sahel Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4414011e.pdf
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This book explains the structure and geographical and organisational mobility of criminal and migratory movements in the Sahara and the Sahel with a view to helping establish better development strategies for the region.
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.
Shallots Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5114073e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/agriculture-and-food/shallots_9789264213265-en-fr
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These guidelines facilitate the uniform interpretation of standards for quality and presentation of shallots in international trade.
Modelling Adaptation to Climate Change in Agriculture Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxrclljnbxq.pdf
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This paper investigates how climate change can affect agricultural production and proposes some adaptation measures that could be undertaken to mitigate the negative effects of climate change while enhancing the positive ones. The paper stresses the importance of planned adaptation measures and...
 
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Did you know that government support to producers stood at USD 227 billion in OECD countries in 2010, a record low linked to higher commodity prices?