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Organic Agriculture

Sustainability, Markets and Policies

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The economic performance of organic farms is mixed, with considerable variation in the yields achieved and the premiums received for products within and across OECD countries. This publication reveals that organic agriculture is disadvantaged by current agricultural support policies, and the proliferation of standards and labels has sometimes confused consumers and impeded trade. A key policy challenge is to ensure that both the positive and negative externalities of different agricultural production systems are taken into account.

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Organic Agriculture and the Environment: Overview

Organic agriculture and sustainability: environmental aspects; Organic farming and nature conservation; The biodiversity benefits of organic farming; Productivity of organic and conventional cropping systems...

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